A recent trend has seen an increase in retirees opting to move into town centre homes as opposed to the more traditional movement pattern of retired downsizers to coastal and overseas property.
Multi-award winning UK house builder, Higgins Homes specialises in town centre homes and has seen a recent increase in this trend. One example is at The Old Hospital, an attractive historic conversion development in Maidstone, Kent, where a number of the new homes have been purchased by retired buyers attracted to the combination of classical Period architecture, contemporary living, reduced living costs and a fabulous town centre location.
Multi-award winning Essex house builder, Higgins Homes, has received four accolades at the 2011 UK Property Awards, including the enviable Best Apartment UK award for the second consecutive year. The glittering property awards ceremony was held at the prestigious Lancaster Hotel, London, on Friday October 28th.
The landmark regeneration of Saffron Walden’s former Bell Language School by award winning developer Higgins Homes is the latest development in a growing trend of converting the UK’s existing mixed-use buildings into luxurious and stylish residential communities. Ludus in Saffron Walden, Essex, follows on from Higgins Homes’ successful 2010 redevelopment of the Old Hospital in Maidstone, Kent.