LETTING & ESTATE AGENT

Exeter

05/06/2017

Election update

The Election rumbles on - Housing update

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Exeter

11/05/2017

Exeter Property and the general election

An overview of the national and local housing market 

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Exeter

31/03/2017

2017 a look ahead

There is no doubt that 2016 managed to catch the world by surprise more than once . so will 2017 be equally unpredictable, or can we expect a calmer more measured year for home owners and landlords ahead?

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Exeter

31/03/2017

Students in Exeter

The University of Exeter is quickly becoming the most sought after places to study for UK and international students alike.

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Exeter

31/03/2017

Tenants: beware fake landlords

Nationally fake or bogus landlords are rapidly becoming the scourge of the property market, with con artists fleecing hopeful tenants out of huge sums in a range of different scams.Here's our tips to avoid getting fleeced by landlords who don't have your best interests in mind.

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Exeter

16/09/2014

The future of the Exeter property market

There are many reasons why people see buy-to-let as a good medium term investment option. There is a shortage of housing nationally and unless we start building on an extensive scale, it’s only going to get worse. People’s lifestyles are changing

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Exeter

23/03/2013

Taxman goes after sellers of second homes

People who have sold second homes or buy-to-let properties are being targeted by HMRC in a new campaign. The Property Sales Campaign is aimed at those selling homes in the UK or abroad where Capital Gains Tax should be paid on any profits made. This

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Exeter

23/03/2013

The importance of having an inventory

At Martin & Co we always recommend that all Landlords have an independent inventory and schedule of condition drawn up at the commencement of a tenancy. If you've recently let your property, or are thinking of doing so, don't underestimate the importance

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Exeter

23/02/2013

House prices increase in South West

"Rightmove research of professional landlords shows that 74% of those surveyed intend to buy and increase their portfolios within the next 12 months." South West house prices Average Price January 2013 £246,584Average Price 2013 £240,438Monthly

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Exeter

02/02/2013

Buy-to-let investors win

Demand for rentals is up – and so are yields for landlords reports Graham Norwood of The Observer Average rents in the private sector have hit a high of £741 a month, with the highest in Greater London at £1,092 and the lowest in northeast England at

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Exeter

26/01/2013

Squeeze on Student Landlords Continue

The investment in new build student accommodation across Exeter over recent years has put considerable pressure on the independent landlord properties with an estimated room surplus of roughly 1000 beds. 2013 will see even further competition for student

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Exeter

28/02/2012

Accidental Landlords blamed for deposit dispute rise

A rise in the number of disputes between tenants and landlords has been blamed in part on accidental landlords by the Association of Independent Inventory Clerks (AIIC). Early in 2010, the Dispute Service (TDS) reported a huge rise in the number of

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