Spotlight on Devon and Cornwall's Property Market

Authored by Sarah Parker

Under normal circumstances, London and Home Counties are the most in-demand residential property markets across the UK. But something changed with the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic. In the three weeks since lockdown measures eased, interest in the property market has surged, leading to Rightmove’s busiest day ever recorded . On 27 May, the estate agent's website received more than 6 million...

Luxury development for over-55s opens doors for showhome event in Sparkwell

Authored by Lily Geary

Blue Cedar Homes, a leading developer of luxury new properties for over 55s, invites discerning home buyers to a special showhome open day at its exclusive, award-winning development in the village of Sparkwell on the edge of Dartmoor National Park. Visitors are invited to Fairway Gardens between 11am – 3pm on Saturday 23rd March to explore the stylish showhome and all available homes to...


Bruton Knowles Plymouth Office Latest Deals Done

Authored by Kathryn Webster

Bruton Knowles Plymouth based property consultancy continues to secure new deals and instructions across the local area. The sales/lettings cover both the commercial and industrial sectors, showcasing the team’s range of expertise and skill sets.

Highlighting the demand for ‘smaller’ industrial units within the area, Bruton Knowles has recently let units 1D and 1E at Riverside...

Bruton Knowles Celebrates Five Years of Growth in Plymouth

Authored by Kathryn Webster

National property consultancy, Bruton Knowles, is celebrating its 5th year anniversary of the opening of its Plymouth office and is set to instigate plans for further growth in 2019.

The firm, which has 12 branches across the UK, opened an office in Plymouth as part of its expansion into the South West region. Since launching five years ago, it has already proved a success, seeing...

Bruton Knowles Plymouth Office Latest Deals Done

Authored by Kathryn Webster

Plymouth based property consultancy, Bruton Knowles, has had a successful start to the year, already securing a number of completed transactions as well as new instructions across all sectors of the market. The sales/lettings range from commercial to charity and industrial, showcasing the team’s range of knowledge and skill sets.

To kick off, the agency has contributed to helping an...

Burrington Estates launches show home at The Quarters, Manadon Park, Plymouth

Authored by Attention Media

Award-winning developer, Burrington Estates New Homes, are celebrating the launch of two brand new show homes at The Quarters, Manadon Park - a collection of high-quality, two, three and four bedroom new homes.

The Chaddlewood, a four bedroom home, has a spacious, dual aspect living area and open plan kitchen and dining room. There is a set of bi-folding doors leading to a rear turfed...

Barratt Homes reinforces position as the UK’s most recommended housebuilder

Authored by Property News

Local housebuilder Barratt Homes has received the maximum 5 star rating in the new Home Builders Federation (HBF) annual New Homes Survey.

The number of stars awarded is based on responses to the question “would you recommend your builder to a friend?” For Barratt to have been awarded 5 stars means that more than 90% of its customers would recommend their homes to a friend.


DIY a thing of the past for rightsizers opting for flexible and adaptable new-build homes

Authored by Property News

The challenge of finding a home with just the right amount of space and with absolutely no need for DIY is driving many buyers to new-build properties in Plymouth.

Increasingly, newer homes are designed to provide flexible space that fits a wide variety of lifestyles, providing those who may previously have opted to downsize with the luxury of rooms that are perfect suited to their...

MBE awarded to local property developer Chairman

Authored by Mary

The Chairman of Exeter-based Burrington Estates has been awarded an MBE in recognition of his outstanding service to the construction industry.

Peter Andrew, who is also Deputy Chairman of the Home Builders Federation, was recognised for his achievements in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list.

During his 40 year career in construction, Peter has gained a wealth of industry...

First time buyers in Plymouth welcome Stamp Duty scrapping

Authored by Property News

First time buyers in Plymouth will likely be celebrating as the Chancellor has scrapped stamp duty taxes for first timers on properties up to the value of £300,000 in the Autumn Budget.

Those buying properties up to the value of £500,000 will also benefit from the tax break on the first £300,000 of their purchase. This will save those buying their first home thousands of pounds and...


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