LETTING & ESTATE AGENT

Norwich

02/07/2015

Becoming A Buy To Let Landlord . Is it still worth it? And how scary is it?

Have you always hankered after owning a Buy to Let Investment,but property prices have either been rising? Perhaps you’ve thought the opportunity has slipped your grasp, or prices have been falling and you’ve thought the prospect too risky? Maybe you always wanted to but the ...

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Norwich

01/06/2015

23 Days Later

Well here we are 23 days after the General Election confounded the pollsters. But what immediate effect has the result had on the lettings market, and what effect is it likely to have in the coming years?

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Norwich

18/03/2015

Landlords - What did You Give Up For Lent?

While you were tucking into your pancakes a few weeks ago, doubtless following the debate of whether to opt for savoury or sweet, did you consider what to give up for Lent? No? Well, it's not too late to start and the easiest thing for a Landlord to select, without having to star...

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Norwich

17/03/2015

Requests For early Releases - A New Trend

In the last few months we’ve seen an increase in the number of tenant’s asking for an early release from their tenancy even though they may only be a few months into the contract. In any given year, we will always be approached by a few tenants whose circumstances have change...

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Norwich

16/03/2015

Who Are The UK's Riskiest Tenants?

Undoubtedly, high up on any discerning landlord’s ‘Must Have’ list is for a good tenant to be living in their property. Fortunately, in our experience, the vast majority of tenants and prospective tenants fall into this category. But according to research carried out a few ...

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Norwich

15/03/2015

Myth Busters - Touting Agents, What They Say And What They Really Mean

In the last couple of months another 3 new letting agents have joined the fray in Norwich, so as 2015 begins, there are now over 90 agents advertising lettings on Rightmove within a ten mile radius of the City. This is more than double the number of agents in mid-2007 when we fir...

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Norwich

08/12/2014

Norwich Lettings Market - November Catch Up

Not really much of an update from what was happening in the lettings market in October except, as you would expect at this time of year, there has been a definite slow down. The recently published Homelet Rental Index for October shows rents in East

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Norwich

04/12/2014

St Martin's Housing Trust - Our Christmas Charity

Letting agents are often seen as a heartless bunch particularly by prospective tenants either on benefits or currently homeless. While we try to be as polite and sympathetic as possible, our role is to meet the needs of our landlord clients and in the

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Norwich

04/12/2014

Changes To Stamp Duty – Great News For The BUY- To- LET Investor

You’ll have seen the Chancellor’s announcement that Stamp Duty on property purchases changed from Mid-night on 3rd December. Gone is the old Slab Rate of tax and a much fairer system has been brought in to replace it. According to George Osborne, 98%

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Norwich

04/12/2014

Changes To Stamp Duty – Great News For The BUY- To- LET Investor

You’ll have seen the Chancellor’s announcement that Stamp Duty on property purchases changed from Mid-night on 3rd December. Gone is the old Slab Rate of tax and a much fairer system has been brought in to replace it. According to George Osborne, 98%

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Norwich

04/12/2014

Myth Busters – What an Agent Touting For Your Business Says And What They Actually Mean

In the last couple of months another 3 new letting agents have joined the fray in Norwich, so as we come to the close of 2014, there are now over 90 agents advertising lettings on Rightmove within a ten mile radius of the City. This is more than double

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Norwich

13/11/2014

Norwich Lettings Market - October Catch Up

October was a vibrant lettings market in Norwich, as it usually is before heading south for the Winter. Our pipeline of applications taken in October for move-ins in December/January is looking healthy too, however, there's no doubt rents are levelling.

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