Lofty ambitions for home
Adding an extension or loft conversion to your home could increase its value by almost a quarter, according to the Nationwide Building Society.
The Nationwide says nearly one in five mortgage extensions this summer was to fund building work.
And the latest findings from the Nationwide show adding a double bedroom ups the value of the average home by 12%. For those thinking of trading up, Northern Ireland is the cheapest place in the UK in which to upsize.