Fantastic Friday Buy to Let Northampton

Happy Friday everyone! Another beautiful day here in Northampton too… I hope the sun stays for the weekend! I’ve just come across this studio apartment on Rightmove and thought it would make a suitable investment for buy to let, so thought I’d share it with you….. It could make a great commuter property, or perhaps…

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What will happen to Northampton Property Values if Interest Rates rise?

The current average value of a property in Northampton currently stands at £255,400 and the base rates at 0.5%.  In many of my articles, I talk about what is happening to property values over the short term (i.e. the last 12 months or the last 5 years), but to answer this question we need to…

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Bank of Mum and Dad lent £14.93m last year in Northampton

My analysis has shown that up to the end of the last quarter, Northampton first time buyers purchased 1,238 Northampton properties.  With wages rising at 2.8%, unemployment at a low rate of 4.2% (down from 4.6% from a year earlier and the joint lowest since 1975), national GDP rising at 1.87% and inflation at 2.3%,…

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How Much Profit for Northampton Landlords over the next 25 Years?

I am of the opinion that buy to let investment in Northampton, in the long-term, will bring substantial returns for landlords, irrespective of latest regulation and tax changes. Taking a very conservative (with a small ‘c’) view, I believe landlords will see a projected net profit of £374,235 per property over the next 25 years…

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Should you Furnish your Northampton Buy to Let Property

Whether to provide a furnished or unfurnished property for tenants is usually the first thing that landlords need to focus on. A lot depends on who those tenants are and what they are expecting. Students, for example, can be a great demographic for regular paying tenants but they tend to want furniture included. Professional tenants…

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Will the Northampton Property Market Crash?

And if it does… who will be the winners and losers? Those Northampton people wanting property values to drop would be those 30 or 40 something’s, sitting on a sizeable amount of equity and hoping to trade up (because the percentage drop of your current ‘cheaper’ property will be much less than the same percentage…

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Register now for your interest in this Buy to Let Northampton

Lovely two bedroom first floor apartment in Southbridge, so walking distance to the town centre and the new university campus. Condition wise, the property looks really good condition and has a large living room and open plan kitchen, great sized main bedroom with en-suite, smaller second bedroom but would fit a double bed, family bathroom…

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