Is this the new Buy to Let?

It doesn’t seem two minutes ago that it was 90 degrees Fahrenheit in the shade (32 degrees Celsius for my younger readers), hosepipe bans looked likely and it was simply too hot to sleep at night, yet early indications were, that as the temperatures soared, the Northampton property market appeared to be doing the reverse…

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Northampton Rents V’s Prices

The Northampton housing market is a fascinating beast and has been particularly interesting since the Credit Crunch of 2008/9 with the subsequent property market crash. There is currently some talk of a ‘property bubble’ nationally as Brexit seems to be the ‘go-to’ excuse for every issue in the Country. Upon saying that, looking at both…

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How Widespread Is Overvaluing In Northampton?

As we leave the memorably hot summer behind us, some interesting statistics have come to light on the Northampton Property Market which will be thought provoking for both homeowners and buy to let landlords alike. Over the last 12 months 4,034 households have changed hands in Northampton, interesting when compared with the 10-year average of…

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Value of Northampton Property Market Falls

The combined value of Northampton’s housing market has fallen by £238,234,311 in the last 6 months, meaning the average value of a Northampton property has decreased in value by an average of £3,213. This is great news for Northampton first time buyers and Northampton buy to let landlords, as there is a slight hesitation in…

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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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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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6 Newborn Babies = 1 New Home in Northampton

Nearly 6 babies have been born for every new home that has been built in Northampton since 2012, deepening the Northampton housing shortage. This discovery is an important foundation for my concerns about the future of the Northampton property market – when you consider the battle that todays twenty and thirty somethings face in order…

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The Ultimate Spring Clean……

With the weather (hopefully) beginning to warm up and Spring is finally here, now is the perfect time to give your home a thorough clean and airing. There are some big benefits from doing a spring clean including cutting down on the clutter and improving your own sense of wellbeing. Cleaning for Every Room Of course, there…

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Northampton Property Market – Which Houses are Actually Selling?

Beast from the East, Russia, Facebook, Brexit, Trump, House prices up, House prices down… the Press is full of column inches on Brit’s favourite subjects of politics, scandal, weather and not forgetting (and I appreciate the irony of this!) the property market. As an agent belonging a national group of letting and estate agents, talking…

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