P544 Teletext 540 May24 16:00:00        —— HOMEOWNERS LOOK FOR PTIET LIFE ————— Britons are searching for a quiet life, and are prepared to pay £10,000 over the odds for an old home in a quaet cul-de-sac in the country. The TSB report shows people are "nesting not investing" says TSB's Mike Kirsch.   Many are putting quietness   above convenience, although   an easy journey to work  is still important.  ——————————————————————————————————1/8—— What adds £10,000 to your home >> FOR LATEST OFFERS ON BRAND N W HOMES SEE PAGE 370 (ITV) Mortgages Savings Your Money Money News
P544 Teletext 540 May24 16:00:20        —— ADDING £10,000 TO YOUR HOME ————————  600 recent and potential  homebrxers told TSB a typical  £50,000 property would be  worth £10,000 more if:   it's in a quite suburb: add £2,500+ it's in a country town: add £2,170+ it's a character home: add £2,050+ it has a conservatory: add £1,750+  Convenience for  work adds another  £1,400. ——————————————————————————————————2/8—— What can cut the value >> SOLVE YOUR HOME BUYING PROBLEMS SEE PAGE 370 (ITV) Mortgages Savings Your Money Money News
P544 Teletext 540 May24 16:00:02        WHAT CAN TAKE £10,000 OFF YOUR HOME  However, the survey also showed  the same typical £50,000 home  would fall more than £10,000  in value if:   .% .& it's near an —hrport: minus £4,410 near an industrial park: minus £3,640 above a shop: manus £3,450  The worst home would be  above a l—hn road pub in a  shopping centre, beneath a  flight path! ——————————————————————————————————3/8—— Other money-m—bing bonuses >> FOR BRAND NEW QUALITY HOMES SEE PAGE 370 (ITV) Mortgages Savings Your Money Money News
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P544 Teletext 540 May24 16:00:02        —————— OTHER HOME BONUSES ————————————— Apart from a conservatory which has long been a popular addition to a home, TSB says the following adds value too:   Near town centre: +£1,210  Garage: +£1,080   Large garden: +£1,020   Easy walk to station:  +£1,000  Fitted kitchen: 810  Burglar alarm: 290  ——————————————————————————————————5'8—— What takes the money away >> HOME SHOPPING MADE EASY p370 ITV Mortgages Savings Your Money Money News
P544 Teletext 540 May24 16:00:06        —————— WHAT TAKES MONEY AWAY —————————— Even if not near a railway line, airport or motorway, your home can lose value if it is: on a big housing estate: - £2,720 has double xdllow lines: - £2,650 near a school/hospital: - £1,570  in an inner city: - £2,180  covered in stone cladding:  - £910  serviced by a downstairs  only bathroom - £690 ——————————————————————————————————6/8—— House hunters musp do their homework > SAVE ENERGY - HOUSE HUNTING F NLHOME SEE PAGE 370 (ITV) Mortgages Savings Your Money Money News
P544 Teletext 540 May24 16:01:36        ——— HOUSE HUNTERS DO THEIR HOMEWORK ——— Potential homebuyers should check: the property at different times the location on a map with neighbours about the area out the neighbours themselves! local —lfnities local issues in the local paper for schools, pubs and factories why other people are moving the council tax rate Which mortgage for me? ....0891 141 321 T+ ——————————————————————————7/8—— Calls cost 39p/mjn cheap rate 49p/other HOUSE! YOU COULD WIN THE BENEFITS OF BUYING BRAND NEW - PAGE 370 (ITV) Mortgages Savings Your Money Money News
P544 Teletext 540 May24 16:01:50  £   }   /              LOOKING FOR A BRAND NEW HOME?  FOR A SELECTION OF NEW HOMES  IN YOUR AREA & INFORMATION  ON ALL MAJOR ASPECTS OF    BUYING YOUR DREAM HOME           R          L   L         (ITV) NHMB     Mortgages Savings Your Money Money News