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'Benidorm-style' homes will go ahead

Labour’s bid to thwart plans to build a thousand "Benidorm-style" homes along a seafront has been thrown out by the Secretary of State.


Man moves into top place for spotting homes

A 63-year-old has landed a new career - spotting empty homes for a property-buying company.

New homes in centre of town

An area of Chatham has been transformed from wasted garages, outdated prefabricated homes into a new housing development.


House hunting wish list revealed

We are now more worried about our internet speed than how friendly the neighbours are when it comes to house hunting, it has been revealed.


Duchy of Cornwall sets sights on building new Kent village

A new village could be built on land owned by Prince Charles's estate, the Duchy of Cornwall.


Families poised to find new homes soon

Results are in for the Kent Property Survey 2018. And there's a lot to talk about.

Is your house earning more than you?

Some homes in Kent are earning more than the people in them, according to statistics from a high street bank.


Green space could be lost to new homes

Dozens of residents have been contacted about plans for a new development on their doorstep.


Hundreds more homes approved for garden city

A new wave of houses have been given the green light on a major development, including more than 40 affordable homes.


More flats planned for police station

Plans for about 100 flats have been given the go-ahead at a demolished former police station.


Eyesore building to become apartments

Developers hoping to convert and extend a prominent building targeted by squatters are set to have their plans approved this week.


Plan to create 'world class' destination

Construction work has begun on one of three projects that could create 460 homes.


Cost of renting homes in Kent rockets

The cost of renting a home in part of Kent has rocketed higher than anywhere else outside London - with the average monthly cost now exceeding £1,000.


DIY SOS home in running for design award

A bungalow built in Kent in nine days for Nick Knowles' BBC TV show DIY SOS has been shortlisted for a top architects' award.

Green light for hundreds of homes

A council has backed plans for a controversial housing development despite fears about the impact on congested roads.


A giant of a family event: celebrate the magic of the BFG

The magical illustrations that brought the imagination of children's writer Roald Dahl to life come together for a giant of a special event.

TV presenter to speak at expo

Green living expert Dick Strawbridge will be the leading speaker at a property exhibition returning to Kent for its second year.

Strictly judge Darcey Bussell to teach Kent dance fans

The world famous dancer Darcey Bussell is set to teach her new dance and fitness class, DDMIX, in the county.

Councils failing to meet housing targets

Not enough homes are being built in several areas of Kent, according to the latest figures.

‘Garden’ towns on the agenda to ease crisis

A radical shift in housing policy – creating entirely new ‘garden’ towns and villages of thousands of homes – is being considered for Swale.

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