(all the) mod cons

technology at home that makes jobs easier such as a washing machine, dishwasher etc.

apartment block

a large building made up of smaller units of apartments

back garden

a garden at the rear of the house

detached house

a house that is not physically connected to another property

to do up a property

to repair an old building

dream home

a home you regard as perfect

first-time buyer

someone buying a property for the first time, especially when taking out a loan (mortgage)


a rented property with all furniture included

to get on the property ladder

to buy a property with the aim of buying another bigger or more expensive one later in life

hall of residence

a college or university building where students live

home comforts

things that make a home feel comfortable to live in


looking for a property to live in

house-warming party

a party to celebrate moving into a new home
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