Press April 2009 – 16 / 04


Publication: Ryanair Inflight Magazine

Publication Date: 16th April 2009

Article title: Tips and Debate

Article content: “If you need a bigger home but, moving is out of the question, there are some great ways to solve the problem, says Shane McGinley”

“With prices tumbling it’s clear right now that holding on to a property is better than selling. If you’ve got any spare cash that needs investing in your place and building up its value ready for the inevitable upturn in fortunes, now’s the best time to do it.

If you have a garden you can utilise a service called Ecospace. Generally cheaper than an extension, Ecospace build a wooden structure that can be used as a guest room, gym or playroom”… “At an average cost of £19,850+VAT (21,135 euros) +VAT and delivery. In comparison, the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors says the average home extension costs about £28,000 (29,834 euros). Ecospace (pictured) also uses sustainable wood and low energy heating.”