“It’s interesting to see how people would like to be – and are trying to be – more sustainable in their garden."
"Every time we walk past this house and others all I think about is how sad it is that it sits there empty most of the year."
Although 88 per cent will have an ‘open door’ policy for kids to come and move back in any time they want to.
Cheap hacks can lead to relatively big savings in exchange for little effort.
"I know I'm not alone and there are lots of people who don't know what to do, and this is a simple thing they can do to show they stand with Ukraine."
The research shows that there are a total of 1,127 Russian owned homes across England and Wales, sitting at a total value of £499.1m.
Rightmove, who compiled the stats, says London has seen a particularly big jump in home buyer inquiries.
London estate agents expect to see an increase in Russian ownership as the domestic economy is thrown into turmoil.
Global corruption analysts Transparency International estimate £1.1 billion worth of London property is owned by Russians accused of corruption or links to the Kremlin.