Two Speed Northampton Property Market?

Looking specifically at it from a Northampton landlord’s point of view, the Northampton properties favoured by investors are in short supply in many parts of the town because of a number of factors; One of the factors has been that we have seen the number of first time buyers coming to buy their first home…

Continue Reading

Do-er Up-er Duston Northampton with a 7.5% Return

As some of my regular readers will know, I spend a fair chunk of time trawling the property portals, trying to find potential deals that would make a great buy to let investment. With more landlords coming to the market, it is more important now to make sure that landlords are buying the right types…

Continue Reading

Refurbished Buy to Let Deal Semilong Northampton

Are you looking for an investment property with no work to do? Well this one could be for you…. An immaculately presented refurbished two bedroom Victorian terrace house situated within close proximity to Northampton Town Centre and Train Station. The accommodation comprises; entrance hall, open plan lounge/diner, refitted kitchen, cellar. To the first floor there…

Continue Reading

Rents Paid By Tenants In Northampton On The Rise

With Easter just gone and considering we are a quarter of the way through 2015, I was talking to landlord from Wootton the other day about what is happening to the level of rents that are being achieved in the Northampton property market. In terms of rents in Northampton, it appears that rents being achieved…

Continue Reading

A good return on a Kingsthorpe Investment!

A buy to let property in Kingsthopre, that stacks up quite well……… It is on the market with O’riordan Bond for £174,995 and we’ve just rented a very similar property around the corner for £850.00 pcm. Looking at these figures you could be looking at a potential annual return of 5.8% – not bad at…

Continue Reading

The Mounts Northampton – ‘Available to Rent’ Condition!

Today I’ve come across this little period property and thought it was a potentially good property for investment. It’s a nice two bedroom terrace house situated in the popular ‘with tenants’ location of The Mounts. Howkins and Harrison are the marketing agent and they have listed it for £135,000, and to me from the details…

Continue Reading

Northampton Property Market – What is really happening?

I had an interesting conversation with a local Northampton accountant the other day. He is quite an observant chap (I know this because I have known him for a few years… but I suppose you have to be to be an accountant!).  Anyway, he mentioned a few things he had noticed recently in Northampton, one…

Continue Reading

Ecton Brook – Potential 6% Return!

Another sunny day here in Northampton and i have another 2 bedroom property to share with you and ripe for the picking……..  This lovely little number on Ecton Brook, Northampton is a good size, well presented and is in a popular spot for tenants. Horts are marketing this one and have put an asking price…

Continue Reading

Great Buy to Let Deal The Maltings Northampton

Good morning to you all, I’ve just spotted this property come on to the market in the last couple of days and having crunched some numbers it looks like a fantastic investment with a potential to earn a 6.0% annual return. It’s in The Maltings, Northampton and is for sale with O’riordan Bond; an immaculately…

Continue Reading

Are Northampton landlords worse than Politician’s and double glazing salesmen?

I was having an interesting chat the other day with a couple of solicitors at a Northampton business networking event, when the subject of a lack of property for first time buyers came into the conversation.  I followed the chat up with an email with my findings, findings that I would like to share with…

Continue Reading