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What does Brexit mean for home extensions in London?

What does Brexit mean for home extensions in London?

Economic uncertainty over the EU referendum decision reached in June last year hasn’t helped a host of pre-existing factors, like the sluggish rate of pay-rises in relation to inflation, that have slowed the predicted rate of increase in property value to the lowest level in four years (4.4% projected this year, to be exact, and 4.1% in 2018) according to the Centre for Economics and Business Research think-tank.

Why is Permitted Development so good for developers?

What is Permitted Development?

Well, in the simplest terms, it can save you both time and money when considering an extension to a residential property or even a conversion of a commercial premise into multiple living spaces.

Permitted Development rights allow for a number of changes to be made without a formal planning application, the permission being granted not by a local authority but by Parliament.


Should I Hire An Architect?

A guide to hiring an architect | Extension Architecture

An architect can offer great insight when remodelling a home. However, in a world where it’s easy to do a project yourself or hire a contractor, architects are often seen as an expensive option. It can be quite difficult to find the right architect and so here we look into the advantages and disadvantages of hiring an architect for your project.

All You Need to Know About Loft Conversions

Need some extra space but not sure where to start? Here is our guide on loft conversions to maximise space and add value to your home. Loft conversions are a great way to utilise an empty attic by adding more space and value to your home. With the right planning, converting your loft into a study or bedroom can add up to 20% of value to your home, according to Homeowners Alliance. Most homeowners will usually benefit from this type of extension and get the money they spent back in the value of the home. Which type of ...

Incoming planning approvals for EA this month!

It's been a busy month for Extension Architecture With upcoming construction phases for some of our exciting projects and planning approvals coming through, we have had positive responses from our clients! Check out all of our approved projects here or click on the photos below to view this month's planning approvals.  [supsystic-slider id=25 position="center"] Immersive Design We have also been having fun creating immersive designs for our clients, in order for them to really get a feel of what their project will lo ...

5 Reasons To Extend Your Home

1. Add value to your property One of the most obvious reasons for extending your home is that it increases the value of your property. Here at Extension Architecture, we provide you with creative and innovative design solutions that are practical, aesthetically pleasing and matches the style of your existing house.     2. Adapt your house to your lifestyle Extensions are a great way to gain that extra valuable space needed for your growing family without the stress of uprooting and disrupting your current lifes ...

Christmas Greetings

  Yes, We are open   EA Battersea office open on  Dec 28th - 30th and Jan 3rd  9 AM to 6 PM     I hope you are well. We would like to wish you a very merry christmas and a lovely new year.   Best Wishes  Extension Architecture   FREE QUOTE REQUEST CONTACT US     Single/Double storey exsion    Loft conversion    Flat conversion    Basement Extension   Commercial change of use    3D visualisati ...