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Thames Valley Area Guide: Ascot

Principally known for being the home of the Royal Ascot Racecourse, Ascot is a small town in East Berkshire. It also has a reputation for being one of the most expensive places in the UK, both to rent or buy a property. In this guide, we…
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Cost of Living: Wokingham Compared

Often ranked as one of the best places to live in the UK, Wokingham is a popular commuter town for people working in cities like London, Winchester and Oxford or commercial towns like Reading, Bracknell and Basingstoke. You can find a more…
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Thames Valley Area Guide: Binfield

With a population of around 9000 people, the village of Binfield is a small Berkshire parish occupying land between Warfield, Shurlock Row, Bracknell and Wokingham. A part of the Bracknell Forest District Council, it is classed as an urban town…
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Arborfield: Thames Valley Area Guide

Arborfield is a civil parish of the Wokingham district and is a small village many people simply drive through on their way to work. Well located for local amenities and boasting some hidden gems of its own, this quiet area benefits from lower…
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Thames Valley Area Guide: Twyford and Hurst

Nestled in a rural idyll between Reading, Maidenhead, Wokingham and Henley-on-Thames, the villages of Twyford and Hurst enjoy excellent commuter links, access to great facilities and community driven country life. These two parishes of the…
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5 Reasons to Use a Property Search Agent

Want to know why you should be using a property search agent to find your next home? When you are looking for a house to buy you may have some strict criteria that you aren’t willing to negotiate on. This can sometimes make finding the…
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Wokingham: Compared to the Rest of England

Though the Wokingham area (as a unitary authority) has a population density of over 125,000 people, the town itself is home to just 30,000 people. A small market town nestled between Reading, Bracknell, Windsor and Camberley, Wokingham consistently…
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Cost of Living Comparison: London vs Reading

Reading, the county town of Berkshire, is just a 30 minute train journey away from London and shares many of the same conveniences that Londoners enjoy, at a fraction of the cost. In fact, the cost of living in Reading can be up to £1,000 a…
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The Walters Family and the Wokingham Area

The name Walter can be found in many places around the Wokingham area including the Walter Infant School, the Walter Arms PH and Walter Road in Woosehill. Some of the most impressive buildings in the area also bear the same influential name,…
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Thames Valley Area Guide: Winnersh

The civil parish and village of Winnersh is one of several districts that make up the Borough of Wokingham and is a popular spot for families seeking that combination of good location with cost-effective and convenient living. Lying just…
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Out With the Old, In With the New? Period Properties vs Modern Homes

When it comes to buying a house, there are a whole host of things we look for including size, location and price. However, some of us hanker after period charm whilst others prefer the appeal of a new build home. Quite often there are practical…
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Thames Valley Area Guide: Finchampstead

Voted as one of the best place to live in the Southeast in the 2017 Sunday Times ‘Best Places To Live’ list, Finchampstead in Berkshire offers a rural idyll coupled with an excellent location. Situated a few miles south of Wokingham, the…