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Homes & garden

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Sloped ceilings and awkward corners don’t mean you have to compromise on style in your home. We asked the experts for their advice.

Follow this step-by-step guide to creating a door wreath using on point succulent plants, which will last into the New Year.

The team at the region’s AONBs wants to encourage development in harmony with our finest countryside, and has commissioned a colour guide based on the hues and tones of the area.

If you’re looking to sell your house, the quickest way to do so is by knowing the market and how to get the most out of it – these estate agent tips will help

Take a look at this stunning three-bedroom home which is set within half an acre of grounds.

Most of us can only dream of living in a £1million house. But, if you did win the lottery, what could you buy? Well, a unique brand-new home with sea views in old Felixstowe, or a thatched farmhouse in rural Heveningham.

Have you always dreamed of running your own business from home? This property is perfect for that with its 46ft renovated barn/office space. Take a look inside here.

Ad Feature Guide to buying farmland - why a farm is a good investment

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Anyone looking to buy farmland and rural property will know it’s not always straightforward.

Watch our video tour of a four bedroom detached home close to Purdis Heath Golf Club which is currently for sale.

It’s almost time to batten the hatches before winter arrives - but you still have time to do five last-minute garden jobs to beat the winter chill.

View our video tour of a five-bedroom property with a triple garage on the outskirts of Ipswich.

Are you searching for a home to rent? Here are properties for around £850 a month in the area, ranging from a period cottage near Saxmundham to an apartment on the Ipswich Waterfront.

Watch our video tour of The Old Rectory, a £1.35m home set on 1.6 acres of land for sale in Tattingstone.

When you’re hunting for a new home, what can you buy for around £300,000? How about part of a unique pub conversion in Ipswich or a bungalow in Brandon?

Town centres are changing. Across Suffolk, from Ipswich to Bury St Edmunds and Sudbury, commercial buildings are being converted into new homes in the heart of the community.

As the weather gets cooler, Matthew Biggs offers 5 tips on what to do in the greenhouse to ensure you’re ready for winter.

Ad Feature How to maximise storage space in small properties

Monday, October 15, 2018

How can you maximise storage space in a small house or flat? We spoke to Lorelei Firbank, franchisee of Sliderobes Ipswich, to find out.

Got a glut of apples? Hannah Stephenson has great ideas for using them up - from jelly and juice to dried snacks

A five bedroom detached family home which is set on 2.25 acres of land is for sale - watch our video tour of the property.

Green Island Gardens has its Autumn Colour Weekend − a real treat for the senses. And it’s raising money for charity, too

Are you trying to get your foot on the property ladder? Here are homes which have recently gone on the market for up to £140,000, including one-bedroom flats in Ipswich and three-bedroom houses in Lowestoft.

‘Historical caretakers’ have preserved the original radiators of a Victorian hospital to create a traditional feel to the new homes at Belgrove Place as we discovered when we took a sneaky peak inside the new properties.

Looking for a new home? If you have around £250,000 to spend, what you can buy varies around Suffolk and north Essex - from a thatched cottage near Sudbury to a brand-new house in Leiston.

East Anglian farmers and land managers should start preparing their budgets without the direct payment element in order to ready themselves for life post-Brexit, land agents advise following the publication of the government’s much-anticipated and environment-heavy Agriculture Bill this month.

It’s back to black as Hannah Stephenson admires noir plants to create contrast and focal points in your outside space.

Watch our video of this £500,000 Victorian property which has a wine store and a walk in wardrobe.

A farm that was once home to an East Anglian agricultural machinery entrepreneur is being offered up for sale with a guide price tag of more than £2.1m.

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