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Update on things Sk6


Hello and welcome to another edition of Enjoy Local SK6, your monthly newsletter which informs you about upcoming events and news in the local area.

As we head into the Autumn and Winter months we expect things to slow down, but not in Marple! The Marple Neighbourhood plan is out for public consultation and more new housing developments are looking to be built. 

Also is a famous house about to come to the market in the area?? Read on to find out.

Our doors are always open throughout the summer so if we can help with anything property related, please pop into the office.

 

Jonathan Hyde



WHY DO EXISTING HOME OWNERS MOVE HOUSE?

There are 14.4 million households across England who own their own home, either outright or with a mortgage. This is 63% of all households.
Of these, the latest results from the Survey of English Housing estimate that 576,000 (4%) are planning to move within the next six months.

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WORKING FROM HOME

Working from home is increasingly popular, with almost a third of UK employees who use computers for their job, working remotely either every day or at least once a week. Those over 45 are most likely to work from home every day or almost every day.

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BACK TO SCHOOL

The new school year is underway for over 10 million children across England and Wales and school catchments rate highly for many choosing a home. How much more are home buyers prepared to pay to live close to an Ofsted rated outstanding school?

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Marple Care Home Site

Plans to build new houses on the old Marple Dale Care Home site have been submitted to Stockport Council by Seddon Homes. 

This includes the demolition of existing former care home buildings and construction of 21 residential (C3a) units, landscaping and access.

Click here to read Marple Care Home Site.



Marple Neighbourhood Plan

This a great opportunity to get involved with how Marple will develop. If you're interested in sharing your opinion and helping how we take Marple forward then click on the link below.

Click here to read Marple Neighbourhood Plan.



Is this the house from the Railway Children?

"Three Chimneys" is an exclusive new listing but was it the inspiration behind Edith Nesbit's The Railway Children?
 
The details will be released soon. Click the link to read the full article. 

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