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The pensioners who must watch on as their family homes are devalued

Mark Keenan


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Photo: Stock image

Photo: Stock image

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While buyers have started discriminating against older gas- and oil-heated homes for some time, only now is the devaluation of colder properties being noted by estate agents.

All through the last year, the cost of retrofitting a C-rated home, or lower, has been surging alongside building-materials inflation.


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