Posted: 8 December 2015 by Amanda Dixon
We are proud to announce that Higgins Homes, has won the ‘Best International Developer Website’ category at the highly prestigious International Property Awards finale, which celebrates the highest levels of achievement for companies working across the property industry internationally.
Posted: 7 December 2015 by Higgins Homes
Decking the halls comes once a year, so make sure you tick off all these Christmas accessory must haves!
Posted: 28 November 2015 by Higgins Homes
The festive season has begun and the calendar of events now on in London will take us joyfully through right to the start of 2016.
Posted: 19 November 2015 by Higgins Homes
Autumn is a wonderful season for aesthetics and so here's a round up of our favourite autumnal accessories.
Posted: 5 November 2015 by Higgins Homes
The ‘EC’ postcode covers some of the most exciting and lively parts of London, which is why it’s such a hot destination...
Posted: 14 October 2015 by Higgins
Higgins Homes has beaten tough competition to scoop a major accolade at the prestigious UK Property Awards, part of The International Property Awards.
Posted: 7 October 2015 by Higgins Homes
The seasons are once again a-changing and that means that it’s time to take a look at your interiors and see what could do with a bit of an update...
Posted: 2 October 2015 by Higgins Homes
The leaves are turning and the nights are drawing in. Autumn is on its way along with a whole host of things to see and do around the nation’s capital...
Posted: 30 September 2015 by Higgins Homes
The London Borough of Islington has long been known for its understated class and charm...
Posted: 26 August 2015 by Higgins Homes
London is amazing and that's a fact. Don't believe us? Here's 10 reasons why...
Posted: 19 August 2015 by Higgins Homes
Looking to convert a room into an office? Take a look at our top tips for a unique working space.
Posted: 7 August 2015 by Higgins Homes
A spare room can host many opportunities, but which one is right for you?
Posted: 31 July 2015 by Higgins Homes
Maybe it's time to add a few summer touches to your home
Posted: 24 July 2015 by Higgins Homes
Thinking of revamping your kitchen? Find out which styles are in trend for 2015
Posted: 17 July 2015 by Higgins Homes
Unsure if you should be living in the heart of it all or in the relaxed suburbs?
Posted: 10 July 2015 by Higgins Homes
Moving house can be stressful, make sure you follow our ultimate moving guide!
Posted: 6 July 2015 by Higgins Homes
Wondering if it's the right time to move house? Take a look at our top tips to help you decide...
Posted: 30 June 2015 by Higgins Homes
Whether you're new to the city or just looking for something fun to do this weekend, we've got your summer fun covered!
Posted: 24 June 2015 by Higgins Homes
Small spaces don't have to feel claustrophobic. Make the most of your outdoor space with our top tips!
Posted: 19 June 2015 by Higgins Homes
Why waste a beautiful space with dull tones? Here's seven ways to make your home feel brighter and lighter
Posted: 4 June 2015 by Higgins Homes
Think your home has reached it's peak value? Think again...
Posted: 3 June 2015 by Higgins Homes
Thinking about moving to Islington? Check out our guide to the area...
Posted: 1 June 2015 by Higgins Homes
With the cost of living on the up, here's some quick and easy ways to save money on your energy outgoings.
Posted: 26 May 2015 by Higgins Homes
Looking for an apartment in East London? Learn more about our stunning new properties...
Posted: 18 May 2015 by Higgins Homes
Higgins Homes are delighted to announce their recent success at this year’s London Evening Standard New Homes awards. Following a lengthy judging process, Higgins Homes passed with flying colours and received recognition for two flagship schemes, Oval Quarter and Arboretum.
Posted: 29 April 2015 by Higgins Homes
Home equity is something that people seem to find confusing but it’s actually very simple. Basically, the equity is the part of your home that you own. So this is the amount of your deposit and the extent of the mortgage that you have paid off.
Posted: 22 April 2015 by Higgins Homes
The sun is out, the sky is blue – there’s still a little bit of a chill in the air but there’s no questioning the fact that spring has definitely sprung. At this time of year it’s traditional to give your home a good spring clean, to clear out all the dust and darkness of winter and throw open the windows to the (hopefully) warmer weather.
Posted: 17 April 2015 by Higgins Homes
Nord One is a brand new development positioned in the heart of one of the most exciting areas of London. Just minutes from central Islington and Angel station, a short walk from Kings Cross and with numerous bus, tube and Overground connections to take you all over the city, it is a brand new development that is ideal for those who live a London life.
Posted: 16 April 2015 by Higgins Homes
According to the ONS’ latest census*, 21% of the city’s workforce are now choosing to live outside of London and travel into the capital. One such individual following this popular trend was Marc Kellinger, 42, who moved into Higgins Homes’ Arboretum development located in the picturesque commuter town of Epping.
Posted: 3 April 2015 by Higgins Homes
As many of us discover year after year, interior design is actually not as easy as it looks. One of the most difficult elements to get right is the art you choose for your walls – you might intend it to be a striking feature but so often it can feel out of place or just ‘not right’.
Posted: 30 March 2015 by Higgins Homes
Summer is just around the corner now – the days are longer and brighter and you can feel the warmth in the air. That means a spring clean of your home and perhaps of your décor too. If you want to give your interiors a lift for summer then here are a few tips on how to do it...
Posted: 23 March 2015 by Higgins Homes
With prices in London continuing to rise by 10% from last year, a study by Hamptons International found that Londoners are increasingly looking outside the capital for new homes.
Posted: 17 March 2015 by Higgins Homes
There has been a big trend for neutral colours and minimal design in recent times – which can be helpful if you’re looking to sell your house or you want a change from previously bold décor – but it feels like many of us have forgotten the value of the feature.
Posted: 13 March 2015 by Higgins Homes
According to research by Lloyds Bank1, 52% of those looking to move are considering downsizing, as it continues to be the main reason to sell a home. One such couple following this trend was retired husband and wife Barbara, 73, and David Bullman, 72.
Posted: 12 March 2015 by Higgins Homes
It is an exciting time for London-based property investment, and Higgins Homes is proud to announce its upcoming developments in different locations across the capital.
Posted: 2 March 2015 by Higgins Homes
Higgins Homes proudly presents 9 luxury apartments within the highly sought-after Aqua Vista II development in East London’s Bow. These fantastic properties offer buyers the chance to live in the heart of the capital’s hippest district whilst relishing surroundings of parkland and water.
Posted: 26 February 2015 by Higgins Homes
No matter how much you want to avoid it, moving day always tends to be a bit of a rush with a million things happening at once and two processes to consider moving out of one property and moving into another. In order to help you keep track of everything we've got 10 steps you can follow to help keep your move out on track
Posted: 22 February 2015 by Higgins Homes
So, you've completed the move out process but now, before you can really start to settle into your new place, you've got to get through the moving in too.
Posted: 18 February 2015 by Higgins Homes
The house buying process can be something of a mystery to those who are new to it - and even if you've done it before it's often such a rush that you may not be able to remember what's involved. To help you navigate the sometimes choppy waters of buying a home in the UK, here is a quick guide to the process.
Posted: 14 February 2015 by Higgins Homes
When you have an entire home to move from one property to another, packing can feel like a momentous task. We've listed below the basics for getting your packing spot on, as well as a few expert tips to save you time and stress.
Posted: 10 February 2015 by Higgins Homes
As we're now well into 2015, if this is the year that you've decided you want to become a home owner, then we have some fantastic tips for helping you to get to grips with the UK property market this year.
Posted: 6 February 2015 by Higgins Homes
Home staging is basically the art of laying out your home in a way that is going to make it the most attractive to buyers. It may sound like an unnecessary level of detail but it's those details that are going to get the offers on the table so don't skimp on them. If you want some help selling your property then try these home staging tips for size.
Posted: 3 February 2015 by Higgins Homes
There's no doubt about it, the days are getting longer, the mornings are getting lighter and there have even been a few days recently when there has been a definite sense of warmth in the air.
Posted: 29 January 2015 by Higgins Homes
With the recession finally beginning to ease off a little and banks lending again, the time is ripe for young buyers to part with their hard-earned deposit in exchange for their first abode.
Posted: 27 January 2015 by Higgins Homes
As we welcome in the New Year, it's time to say 'hello' to the new design trends that have been waiting in the wings, ready to takeover our homes and offices.
Posted: 24 January 2015 by Higgins Homes
Gardens are wonderful things to have and offer beauty all year round, just so long as they are taken care of. Winter may seem harsh but it has its benefits and is a great opportunity to clear away the remnants of autumn and create sanctuaries for wildlife. Here are a few ways to ensure your personal green space is well maintained throughout the winter months and ready to blossom again come spring.
Posted: 23 January 2015 by Higgins Homes
East London is one of those areas that has grown in prominence over the past decade as more and more people have begun to realise what an exciting place it is to live. With easy transport connections to the centre of London, to the City and the Docklands, it's one of the most convenient parts of the city to live in.
Posted: 21 January 2015 by Higgins Homes
Here's our alphabet of property terminology
Posted: 18 January 2015 by Higgins Homes
In 2014, Yelp chose Peckham as the most up and coming neighbourhood in London and there are some very good reasons for this. Over the past couple of years this area has grown into one of the new hip places to live and with that has come an influx of exciting bars and restaurants, as well as a vibrant nightlife scene.
Posted: 13 January 2015 by Higgins Homes
Perhaps the biggest recent change to the UK property market has been the stamp duty reform that took place in December last year.
Posted: 11 January 2015 by Higgins Homes
With a fresh year now under way, all eyes are turning towards the future of the property market in 2015 and what events and trends we're likely to see over the next 12 months. 2014 was certainly something of a lively year for the UK market so many are hoping that in 2015 things will be calmer. But what can we actually expect from the next 12 months?