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Hidden costs of an older home

The benefits of buying new are considerable but are sometimes hidden.

Take an older home of similar size. It may appear cheaper at first glance but what might it cost to bring that home up to the same standard as a brand new one? Here's an estimate based on figures provided by the New Homes Marketing Board:


New kitchen units including fittings
£6,700


New heating system
£5,000


Replacement wiring
£2,700


Additional roof insulation
£400


Redecoration including materials
£2,300


New bathroom suite
£1,900


Replacement windows
£5,600


New guttering including fitting
£700
 Total (excluding VAT) =
£25,300

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