Property news: WW2 bunkers with no windows being sold off as homes

Officials had considered turning a line of bunkers in the city into a museum – but were put off by the estimated  €1 million (£897,000) cost. Instead they decided to sell the bunkers – which once formed part of the Soviet Union’s Molotov Line – as potential homes priced at €14,000 to €18,000 (£12,500-16,100). One advertisement reads: “We are selling a house, 38 square metres (409 square feet), one floor with a penthouse, two rooms.  “Year of building is 1940. There is a large private courtyard.”  The ad suggested that the building…

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Property UK:  Number of homes sold DROPS in March | Property | Life & Style

In a report issued by HMRC this morning, the overall numbers of homes sold in the UK in the first three months of this year, which totals 290,670, is down by just over five percent on the same period in 2017 when 307,550 properties were sold.  In fact, reviewing the data over the last few years, we would have to go as far back as 2015 to find a lower number of transactions for the first quarter of the year, when the total number of properties sold was 288,490. Comparing…

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How to See How Much a House Sold For

Whether you’re house shopping or just enjoy looking at homes, checking out properties in your area can be a fun activity. Sometimes you want to see how much a property that interests you has sold for, which is easy to accomplish. You can see how much a house sold for by finding the price online or by finding the price in person. Steps Finding the Price Online Choose a realty website to search for sold properties. Most of the websites that list properties for sale also list properties that have…

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