Mum’s incredible makeover of 7-bed home spending less than a TENTH of the house’s price

Accountant Sameera Stern-Gillet set about transforming the Victorian semi-detached home she purchased in 2019 despite never picking up a drill before Sameera knew that with no interiors or DIY experience under her belt it would be a challenge to work on ( Image: mediadrumimages/@21_holmfield) A mum has unveiled an incredible makeover of her seven-bedroom home … Read more

2 Sent To Hospital In Shooting At Bed-Stuy’s Marcy Houses, Cops Say

BED-STUY, BROOKLYN — Two people were rushed to the hospital after a shooting at Marcy Houses on Thursday afternoon, according to officials. One man was shot in the leg at a building on Nostrand Avenue between Myrtle and Park avenues just before 12:30 pm, according to police. Another person was hurt when a bullet grazed … Read more

Man forced to sleep in tent on bed as kids ‘bitten by rats in the night’ in city’s worst houses

A man was forced to sleep in a tent on his bed due to the amount of water pouring through his ceiling for several years. This is one of many stories highlighting the appalling conditions some of the vulnerable tenants were found living in in Liverpool but horrendous looking homes were also snapped by the … Read more

4 Sent To Hospital After Fire In Bed-Stuy’s Sumner Houses: FDNY

BED-STUY, BROOKLYN — Four people were sent to the hospital after a fire at the Sumner Houses early Monday morning, according to officials. The blaze broke out about 3:17 am in an apartment at one of the New York City Housing Authority complex’s buildings on Park Avenue near Marcus Garvey Boulevard, according to the FDNY. … Read more

New four and five-bed council houses for larger families almost complete in Milton Keynes

The eco-friendly homes have been built on Fishermead, on Talland Avenue. They each have four of five bedrooms and have been built over three floors. And they align with the green credentials of Plan:MK and have their own air source heat source pumps to help residents reduce energy bills and the city’s carbon footprint. Cllr … Read more

Severe shortage of 4-bed houses for those on the waiting list in Tipperary

Cllr Sean Ryan said the lack of 4-bed houses for people on the housing waiting list is a concern. When larger families come to him, his “heart always sinks” because “it’s so hard to get a four-bedroomed house, or more.” “We’re not building them in the developments we’re building,” said Cllr Ryan. “We have to … Read more

Numbers seeking one- and two-bed council houses in Co Cork now outstrips demand for larger homes

The number of people seeking community studios in Co Cork is now outstripping the demand for larger homes due to an increase in separations and divorces. An in-depth survey carried out by council officials into the need for social housing in the North Cork area shows that there are currently 2,093 applicants on the housing … Read more

Estranged husband stabbed wife in bed believing she was going to get two houses in their divorce, court told – live updates in David Maggs murder trial

A husband in his 1970s repeatedly stabbed his estranged wife in her bed after he was convinced that she would benefit massively financially from their divorce, a court heard. David and Linda Maggs were together for 28 years before their relationship broke down in 2020 and the couple began sleeping in separate bedrooms. According to … Read more

Developers plan 24 houses and 70-bed care home in Sheringham

Released: 07:00 December 4th, 2021 An offer for the construction of a care home with 70 beds and 24 affordable houses in Sheringham is in the hands of the planners. The project, called West Wood, would be on Weybourne Road next to The Reef, the city’s new pool and leisure center, which opened on Tuesday … Read more