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homes4u.co.uk: homes4u | Estate Agents | Letting Agents | Properties | Manchester | Altrincham

homes4u are the premier Manchester Estate & Letting Agents. We provide friendly Residential Sales & Property Management throughout Manchester. homes4u offers a distinctive service for all your propert...

Page load speed analysis

  • 70/100

    Good result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    271 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.9 sec

  • Page rendered

    260 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.4 sec

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We analyzed Homes4u.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 271 ms and then it took 2.1 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 35% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 39.9 kB
    Images 83.4 kB
    Javascripts 131.1 kB
    CSS 45.7 kB

    In fact, the total size of Homes4u.co.uk main page is 300.1 kB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 25% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 131.1 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 39.9 kB
    • After minification 38.1 kB
    • After compression 7.1 kB

    HTML optimization

    HTML content can be minified and compressed by a website’s server. The most efficient way is to compress content using GZIP which reduces data amount travelling through the network between server and browser. HTML code on this page is well minified. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 32.8 kB or 82% of the original size.

    • Original 83.4 kB
    • After optimization 81.3 kB

    Image optimization

    Image size optimization can help to speed up a website loading time. The chart above shows the difference between the size before and after optimization. Homes 4 U images are well optimized though.

    • Original 131.1 kB
    • After minification 124.5 kB
    • After compression 45.1 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    It’s better to minify JavaScript in order to improve website performance. The diagram shows the current total size of all JavaScript files against the prospective JavaScript size after its minification and compression. It is highly recommended that all JavaScript files should be compressed and minified as it can save up to 86.0 kB or 66% of the original size.

    • Original 45.7 kB
    • After minification 38.9 kB
    • After compression 7.2 kB

    CSS optimization

    CSS files minification is very important to reduce a web page rendering time. The faster CSS files can load, the earlier a page can be rendered. Homes4u.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 38.5 kB or 84% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • homes4u.co.uk
  • www.homes4u.co.uk
  • screen.css
  • searchbanners.css
  • core.js
  • homes4u.js
  • mobile.js
  • topcurve.gif
  • logo.gif
  • topmenu.gif
  • topcurve2.gif
  • maincurve.gif
  • maincurve2.gif
  • h4usearchbanner3.jpg
  • rentalsbutton3_over.gif
  • salesbutton3_off.gif
  • studentsbutton3_off.gif
  • rentalsearchtitle.gif
  • arrow2.gif
  • search.gif
  • h4usearchbanner.jpg
  • h4usearchbanner5.jpg
  • search2.gif
  • arrow.gif
  • addresscurve2.gif
  • addresscurve.gif
  • footercurve2.gif
  • footercurve.gif
  • facebook-50.png
  • twitter-50.png
  • youtube-50.png
  • print.css
  • ga.js
  • element.js
  • __utm.gif
  • __utm.gif
  • translateelement.css
  • main.js
  • collect

Our browser made a total of 39 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 82% of them (32 requests) were addressed to the original Homes4u.co.uk, 8% (3 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 5% (2 requests) were made to Translate.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (577 ms) belongs to the original domain Homes4u.co.uk.

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Requests

The browser has sent 36 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Homes 4 U. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 6 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

6

Javascripts

26

Images

4

CSS

36

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

15

Images

1

CSS

19

Optimized

17

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to http://www.homes4u.co.uk/ before it reached this domain.

IP address

Homes4u.co.uk uses IP address which is currently shared with 4 other domains. The more sites share the same IP address, the higher the host server’s workload is. It is strongly recommended that the host server should be changed or the hosting provider should be requested to give a different (separate) IP address for this domain.

Poor result

IP Trace

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

homes4u.co.uk

52.16.92.235 86400
NS

homes4u.co.uk

ns2.phase8.net 86400
NS

homes4u.co.uk

ns0.phase8.net 86400
NS

homes4u.co.uk

ns1.phase8.net 86400
SOA

homes4u.co.uk

86400 Mname: ns0.phase8.net
Rname: support.phase8.net
Serial: 2019061102
Refresh: 28800
Retry: 3600
Expire: 604800
Minimum-ttl: 86400

Language and encoding

Good result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Homes4u.co.uk can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that Homes4u.co.uk main page’s claimed encoding is utf-8. Use of this encoding format is the best practice as the main page visitors from all over the world won’t have any issues with symbol transcription.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Homes4u.co.uk has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Normal result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 87.9% of all visits is United Kingdom. It lies approximately 180 miles away from the server location (Ireland) and such a small distance can positively affect website speed, as data can travel really fast between those locations.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Homes 4 U. Lack of Open Graph description can be counter-productive for their social media presence, as such a description allows converting a website homepage (or other pages) into good-looking, rich and well-structured posts, when it is being shared on Facebook and other social media. For example, adding the following code snippet into HTML <head> tag will help to represent this web page correctly in social networks:

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