Ecton Brook Northampton Freehold Investment

Happy Monday everyone, as the month of July draws to a close I have another buy to let investment deal to share with you….! Marketed with Bartarm & Co, they describe it as; An established cluster style property, situated In a cul-de-sac, within walking distance of local shops, schools and amenities. Offering two first floor…

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How Good Is The Northampton Property Market?

Living in our own homes or owning buy to let property in Northampton and the surrounding areas, it’s often easy to ignore the regional and national picture when it comes to property. As a homeowner or landlord in Northampton, consideration must be given to these markets, as directly and indirectly, they do have a bearing…

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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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