LETTING & ESTATE AGENT

Tonbridge

20/11/2011

Rising waters!

Having already started in Sevenoaks, households in Tonbridge are next .....this is the installation of a water meters to dwellings that do not already have one. Next year South East Water will start work on the compulsory installation to 11,563

Read More

Tonbridge

16/11/2011

The Older Generation to blame for housing crisis?

Recent research has thrown some interesting light on what is happening with the rental market in the UK. The rental market is set for a sustained boost according to research commissioned by Grainger plc, the UK's largest listed residential landlord.

Read More

Tonbridge

31/10/2011

Returns on the Rise!

According to property consultants Savills, rents are due to continue their surge for five years! In a report due to be published this week, Savills confirm that rents will remain on the rise until 2016, mainly due to the failure of first time buyers to

Read More

Tonbridge

30/10/2011

Good Advice - 2

This is the second bulletin of advice notes for propsective landlords in which we detail a number of mistakes that can commonly be made without the correct advice. 2. Not factoring in leasehold block service charges when looking at the return from a

Read More

Tonbridge

19/10/2011

Trick or Treat ?

It’s nearly Halloween time again! The thirty first of October was thought to be the night when ghost, witches and fairies are particularly active!! This is one of the oldest celebrations in the world which has been around for over 2000 years. The

Read More

Tonbridge

14/10/2011

Vendors Turning Into Landlords !

VENDORS TURNING INTO LANDLORDS DUE TO THE STATE OF THE HOUSING MARKET The current state of the housing market is at tipping point. As we approach the remaining quarter of the year, the sales market has started to decline, meaning potential buyers are

Read More

Tonbridge

03/10/2011

Good Advice!

Martin & Co is more than just a letting agent- we also pride ourselves on providing good advice to prospective landlords. This is the first bulletin of advice notes for prospective landlords in which we detail a number of mistakes that can commonly be

Read More

Tonbridge

19/09/2011

Its a Knockout!

When not in the day job as letting agents, Robert Gordon-James and Reg Gray of Martin & Co ( Tonbridge) are active undertaking charity work with the Lions International. They were recently involved in organising and running the innaugural 'Its a

Read More

Tonbridge

19/09/2011

Its a gas!

In case you didnt know it, last week ( 12-18 September) was Gas Safety Week. The week was organsied by the Gas Safe Regsiter to raise awareness of gas safety and the importance of maintaining gas appliances. Gas Safe Register replaced CORGI as the

Read More

Tonbridge

11/09/2011

More New Homes For Tonbridge

Plans to build 200 new houses and apartments in Tonbridge, were approved this week by the borough council. At the end of this year, Ward Homes will start building on the former BT depot site in Canon Lane, overlooking the River Medway. The development

Read More

Tonbridge

06/09/2011

Tonbridge wake up to new Martin & Co office!

The UKs number one letting agents Martin & Co are excited to announce the launch of their latest office. The market town of Tonbridge in Kent can now say ‘hello’ to the unique blue and white logo. Situated in River Lawn Road, the award-winning agency will

Read More

Tonbridge

02/09/2011

Interesting Statistics

Interesting statistics released this week by the National Housing Federation – Predictions regarding home ownership and private renting The Federation, which represents Housing Associations throughout England, published predictions on Tuesday that

Read More