Northampton Property Values Continue To Rise

It’s been nearly 18 months since Sajid Javid, the Tory Government’s Housing Minister published the White Paper “Fixing the Broken UK Housing Market”, meanwhile Northampton property values continue to rise at 4.4% (year on year for the council area) and the number of new homes being constructed locally bumps along at a snail’s pace, creating…

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Family Freehold For Sale Northampton

For Sale with Northwood Northampton 01604607080 Asking Price: £359,995 http://www.rightmove.co.uk/property-for-sale/property-73662404.html Set within the development of Pineham Lock is this impressive four bedroom family home, positioned on a large plot and would ideally suit a couple or family. Pineham Lock has beautiful surroundings including the Grand Union Canal and open fields. This property’s location offers excellent…

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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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Abington Vale Bargain Northampton

Set within the popular residential development of Abington Vale, is this three bedroom semi- detached home.  The property is positioned on a corner plot of a cul de sac and has recently undergone a refurbishment programme, including a full redecoration, new fitted kitchen and bathroom, levelled floors and updated radiators.   Ideally suited to a couple…

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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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Northwood Northampton Welcome Mandatory Client Money Protection

Last week the Government instigated regulations that, if passed by parliament, will require all agents managing lettings in England to belong to an approved client money protection scheme by 1 April 2019. Northwood Northampton welcomed this news as we have been a long-timer campaigner for mandatory client money protection, being a founding member of the…

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Northampton Buy to Let Deal of the Week

Marketed with Northwood Northampton is this lovely end of terrace property located in Thorplands Brook with tenants in situ it would make a prefect buy to let property…. https://www.northwooduk.com/properties/11429844/sales#from-grid It’s marketed for offers in excess of £140,000 and they say it’s tenanted for £700.00 per month, offering a respectable return in the region of 6%…

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