Project Property Poets Corner Northampton

I’ve spotted this property on Rightmove today, so thought I’d share it with you, for those looking for a bit of a renovation project… http://www.rightmove.co.uk/property-for-sale/property-60685687.html You will see from the link above; it’s a two/three bedroom traditional Victorian terrace family home situated in the popular Poets Corner area. The property is sold with no chain…

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Choosing the right lettings service level option for your Northampton property investment

One of the attractions of property investment is that it is flexible and can fit around an existing career and/or lifestyle. Landlords have a choice of how involved they want to be with managing their investment properties – and that can range from managing everything and being completely “hands on” to having nothing to do with…

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The Beatles, Sweden, 50 year mortgages and The Northampton Property Market

50 years ago, in 1967, the first human heart transplant was performed by Dr Christian Barnard in South Africa. In the same year Sweden switched from driving on the left-hand side to the right-hand side of the road. The average value of a Northampton property was £3,362, interest rates were at 5.5% and The Beatles…

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Character Apartment The Bakehouse Northampton

My buy to let recommendation today is this two bedroom conversion apartment in the popular area of The Mounts. This unique and spacious ground floor property benefits from numerous features including exposed brickwork and open plan living. Located close to Northampton town centre with good links to the train and bus station it’s ideal for…

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Feature Property For Sale with Northwood Northampton

Set within the modern and new development of Dragonfly Meadows is this impressive three bedroom detached home. Positioned on a corner plot the L shaped accommodation has been well laid out and would ideally suit a couple or family. The new neighbourhood of Pineham will feature a primary school that is due to open this…

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Buy to Let Property Northampton

Today I bring you another terrace property, this time we’re in Abington in Northampton and as this is currently tenanted we know it makes a good investment! On the market for £174,950…. Set within a mature row of terrace properties is this two bedroom Victorian property in the very popular Abington area. The property has…

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Should Northampton Landlords Set up a Ltd Company?

In November 2015, George Osborne disclosed plans to restrain the (BTL) market, implying its growing attractiveness was leaving aspiring first time buyers contesting with landlords for the restricted number of properties on the market.  One of things he brought in was that tax relief on BTL mortgages would be capped, starting in April 2017.  Before…

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