Over 30% Premium for a Northampton New Build

According to the National House Building Council (NHBC), more than 14,400 new homes were registered to be built in the East Midlands last year, an increase of 18.7% on 2016 levels of 12,200 dwellings. Great news when you consider it is the highest number of new builds in the region since the pre-recession levels of…

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How Much are Northampton’s ‘Millennials’ set to inherit

That got your attention… didn’t it! But before we start, what is Generation X, let alone Generation Z, Millennials, Baby Boomers … these are phrases banded around about the different life stages (or subcomponents) of our society. But when terminologies like this are used as often and habitually as these phrases (i.e. Gen X this,…

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Upton Northampton Sold!

I posted this property on here just two weeks ago, as it was a new sale listing suitable for investors; if you’re a regular reader I’m sure you’ll know, as well as posting about what’s happening in the Northampton property market but I also drop in properties that I think will make good investment properties… Well as…

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Northampton Apartments are more affordable than 10 years ago

My research shows that certain types of Northampton property are more affordable today than before the 2007 credit crunch. Roll the clock back to 2007 just before the credit crunch hit which saw Northampton property values plummet like a lead balloon and the Northampton property market had reached a peak with the prices for Northampton…

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Northampton Rents Set to Rise in Next 5 Years

It’s now been a good 12/18 months since annual rental price inflation in Northampton peaked at 3.7%. Since then we have seen increasingly more humble rent increases. In fact, in certain parts of the Northampton rental market over the autumn, the rental market saw some slight falls in rents. So, could this be the earliest…

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First Time Buyer? Buy to Let? Family Home? Abington Northampton

Set within a row of terraces overlooking St Michael & All Angels Church in the very popular Abington area is this charming and characterful home, that would make an ideal home for an investment property for a landlord and if you’re not a landlord looking to invest it would also suit a first time buyer or…

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Northampton Landlords, for Richer for Poorer

The Northampton Property Market is a very interesting animal and has been particularly fascinating over the last 12 years when we consider what has happened to Northampton rents and house prices. There’s currently much talk of what will happen to the rental property market following Brexit. To judge that, I believe we must look what…

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Hot Spot Buy to Let Northampton

These modern apartments in Wootton are always popular with the professional tenant market, singles or couples due to the commuter links to M1. It’s on the market for the reasonable price of offers over £135,000 with the estate agent Jackson Grundy.  I would say a rental figure to be achieved in the region of £650.00 – £700.00…

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