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Families across Waterlooville could enjoy savings of up to £556 a year in lower energy bills according to award-winning housebuilder, Bloor Homes.

Indeed, as home owners across Waterlooville prepare to switch on their heating for the first time this Autumn, Bloor Homes is encouraging potential purchasers to consider the advantages of buying a new build home at its nearby Berewood development, which the award winning housebuilder says could save them up to 40% on their heating costs.

The savings were calculated by comparing the average energy usage of a second hand property to that of high specification new build designs, and suggests that to upgrade an older property to the same new build standards could cost up to £30,000.

Martin Crick, sales director for Bloor Homes Southern comments: ‘All of our homes are designed using new build techniques and the latest technology, which helps our customers to slash their energy bills. You could save hundreds of pounds compared to living in an older property whilst also benefiting from lower carbon dioxide emissions and lower levels of maintenance, which means greater peace of mind.’

All Bloor Homes designs feature the latest energy efficient boilers for heating and hot water, excellent wall and loft insulation to reduce heat loss and double glazed windows and doors.

One Bloor Homes’ purchaser to recognise the benefits which living in a new build home can bring is Daniel Moore, who explained: ‘I’ve always preferred new-build homes – I like the idea of everything being new and the fact that the home is a blank canvas. Much more than that, purchasing a new home actually saves you money because it’s so much more energy efficient, with better insulation and eco-friendly appliances.’

All Bloor homes have been built to Code for Sustainable Homes Level Four – higher than standard requirements – meaning homeowners can benefit from warmer, more energy efficient homes, whilst saving on household bills. Constructed with the highest quality materials, the new properties also come complete with a 10-year warranty as standard.

A selection of two, three and four-bedroom family homes are currently available for sale at Berewood, priced from £250,000 and there are a range of incentives available including Help to Buy and Bloor Homes’ part exchange scheme, Home Exchange.

For further information, please visit the marketing suite for Berewood located on Maurepas Way, Waterlooville, Hampshire, PO7 7PS.

Alternatively, contact the sales advisor on (023) 9225 1334, email or