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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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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Supporting SAFEagent Awareness Week

The Northampton Property Blog along with Northwood is please to lend its support to SAFEagent Awareness Week 2018….. SAFEagent is the campaign that encourages consumers – tenants and landlords – to only let through an agent who has recognised client money protection in place. All registered SAFEagents get involved in the Week as well as supplier…

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How Affordable is Property in Northampton?

The simple fact is we are not building enough properties. If the supply of new properties is limited and demand continues to soar with heightened divorce rates, i.e. one household becoming two, people living longer and continued immigration, this means the values of those existing properties continues to remain high and out of reach for…

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