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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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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Homing Northampton’s Ageing Population

The Government’s Housing White Paper, published a few weeks ago, could have solved so many problems with the UK housing market, including the issue of homing our ageing population. Instead, it ended up feeling annoyingly ambiguous. Forcing our older generation to move with such measures as a punitive taxation (say a tax on wasted bedrooms…

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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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New media showcasing this Abington Property…

Explore this beautiful property as if you were really there…. click on this link https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=pJxRxaFwKsP for the impressive 3d virtual tour and dollhouse view. It’s a beautiful Victorian home located on a popular residential road in Abington, Northampton just a short stroll from the amenities of the Wellingborough Road and the local beauty spot of…

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Kingsthorpe Northampton Buy to Let Deal

Today, I have noticed this great potential rental investment property in the very popular area of Kingsthorpe. It came onto Rightmove yesterday with Jackson Grundy and such properties are in great demand for letting and more importantly, it looks like its in good condition so should be good to go. http://www.rightmove.co.uk/property-for-sale/property-65115617.html It’s clearly priced to…

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