‘A Bath Christmas Carol’

I have always been a great fan of ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Charles Dickens.  In my opinion the story of Scrooge’s transformation from a despicable miser into a generous and good man is a masterpiece.  As a thrifty Scot myself, working in money lending, I think that the various television renditions of the story each Christmas give me an annual prod to improve my ways. Click the link below for more...

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Property Showcase

16 Westfield Close, Bath, BA2 2EB

Guide Price £625,000

Tucked away at the eastern end of this favoured cul de sac above Englishcombe Lane. 1191sqft of impeccably maintained accommodation, a 61ft x 30ft southeast facing rear garden and stunning panoramic views to front. A substantial postwar semi detached family home, extended to the side and rear. Click below for more...


Property Expert

No let up for buyers want to move during the festive season

On to the home stretch before the festivities and with the Christmas Market in full swing but there’s no let up with the number of clients hoping to hand over keys before the holidays. My sales progression expert Sarah has needed all her organisational expertise and a limitless supply of patience to wrangle through more than a double handful of sales in the last fortnight. Click below for more...


Property advice

Inflation outpaces property values for 19th time since 1972

The latest research by specialist property lending experts, Octane Capital, has shown that despite the resilience of the UK property market, UK house prices are currently climbing at a lower rate than inflation for just the 19th year since 1972. 



Property advice


Private rental sector expected to exceed 5m homes by 2025

Research from Ocasa, the specialist rental platform, reveals that, after almost 20% growth in the past ten years, England’s Private Rented Sector (PRS) could exceed 5 million homes by 2025. 

Property advice

New-build for-sale stock currently worth £2.1bn

In Britain, there are currently 5,406 new-build homes on the market. With an average new-build price of £391,167, this means the sector’s total current value is more than £2.1 billion. 

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New homes


New-build market outperforms existing by 17%

The latest research by Alliance Fund, the end to end real estate fund, has revealed that not only have new-build property values climbed by 23% in the last year, the sector has outperformed the existing property market by 17%. 


House and home


Homefront Interiors Ltd

We are most definitely in the full swing of Christmas here at Homefront Interiors! 

If you’re heading out into town to get yourself prepared for the upcoming festivities, pop in to say hello and have a browse. We have all of our Christmas decorations out for you to choose from, including wreaths, garlands and baubles galore. Click to see more...

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Bath interior designer, Clair Strong, shares her ten top tips for decorating your home for the festive season.

Every year I spend December decorating my home for Christmas. I love making every room warm and welcoming for drinks with friends, meals with family and guests coming to stay. Here are my top ten tips for making your home ready for the festive season. Click below for more...