2024: A new year and new colours

Those considering refreshing their home interiors this year might be interested to know the new shades for 2024 are warm, soft and easy on the eye. The Pantone Color of the Year is Peach Fuzz (PANTONE 13-1023), a light apricot shade which could work well against cream and ivory backdrops. Pepper it in through cushions, […]

Choose Norfolk at Christmastime!

It’s the festive season and where would you most like to be living right now? Well, Norfolk locations seem to regularly top the British charts when it comes to favourite places to live and shop at this time of year. This year, London’s Metro publication listed Norwich as one of its top shopping destinations for […]

Norfolk is one of the safest places to live…

Norfolk has the second fewest burglaries in the country, according to recent research, with Suffolk coming in third. According to security company ADT’s 2023 Burglary Report, the county is one of the least targeted areas of England and Wales by home robbers. It saw just 3.3 burglaries per 1,000 residences in the year ending March […]

Bring in the greens of summer – refresh your colour scheme this season

First it was grey, then it was blue, and then viva magenta was all the rage. Now with summer well and truly on the horizon, the cool greens of summer have arrived. Those considering updating their rental homes with a touch of green here and there could find the refreshing colour is just the right […]

Reasons why landlords should use a local letting agent

Many landlords choose to manage their own properties but others opt to work through a letting agent. At Norfolk Property Management and Lettings, we have developed strong relationships with our landlords over the decades and these are the reasons they give us for working with us: Flexibility We create bespoke packages for our landlords, taking […]

Generation Boomerang – living in harmony with your adult children

With soaring costs of living and property prices, it is well documented that more and more grown-up children are having to move back home. But how are both parents and their adult off-spring coping with the changes that brings? According to new research from Capital One UK, approximately one in five (17 per cent) of […]

Bright, bold and ready to face the year ahead

Pantone has announced its new colour of the year and anyone thinking about redecorating or refurbishing a room in 2023 may be interested in considering it. Viva Magenta (18-1750) is a gorgeous red that could be ideal in a cushion, throw or even small accents, such as mugs, vases and coasters. For those seeking to […]

What are the top five interior design trends for 2023?

When times are hard we take refuge in our flats, houses and other places of living – and sometimes making changes can improve our mood. Whether you are planning major changes to your home or whether you are tightening the purse strings but may well add a small new item here or there, it can […]