Mieka Smiles

Mieka Smiles

Mieka Smiles is a reporter specialising in family features and fashion. She has been with us since 2007.

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SITUATED in a sought-after area, this property could make an ideal family home.

Set in the St Gabriel’s area of Heaton, Newcastle, this extended five-bedroomed property is well located for access to the city centre, Heaton and Freeman Hospital.

THIS beautifully presented bungalow is ideal for those looking for stylish single-storey living.

Set in the prestigious area of Whickham, living accommodation includes an entrance vestibule, hallway, lounge, sitting room/dining room and conservatory.

Snap up a stylish showhome

IF you’ve ever fancied living in a showhome then now’s your opportunity.

By Mieka Smiles

BRANDLING Park House is a family home full of personality and unusual quirks.

CONCERNS over the property market are unfounded, according to a regional property expert.

Justin Anim, managing director of Pattinson Estate Agents, believes it’s not all doom and gloom.

THIS beautiful family home is located in a stunning coastal village.

The end terrace property is set in Hipsburn Steadings which is situated within the pretty Northumberland village of Lesbury offering amenities including shops, a post office, a public house and schools.

THIS four-bedroom luxury apartment boasts stunning views.

The well-appointed first-floor maisonette has open-aspect coastal views overlooking Tynemouth Priory and the river estuary.

HOMEBUYERS are urged to snap up their dream home before the Government’s shared equity scheme comes to an end.

Housebuilder Miller Homes is encouraging those looking to benefit from the Government’s shared equity scheme HomeBuy Direct to hurry before it comes to a close in the next few weeks.

Lettings: Take a tentative step

LOOKING to move out, but not ready to take the step to a flat or house?

Lettings: Student housing crisis forecast

STUDENTS could face a shortage in housing, according to lettings experts.

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