LETTING & ESTATE AGENT

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Yeovil

16/12/2014

Monopoly in Yeovil... How would you play?

A couple of local landlords and I had a discussion recently about the property market in Yeovil, when the subject of risk against returns arose. All landlords are different in the way they play the property game. Some landlords prefer to accept a modest

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Yeovil

16/12/2014

Abbey Manor Park vs Wyndham Park Estates in Yeovil

A landlord came into our office to ask whether the Abbey Manor Park or the Wyndham Park estates in Yeovil would be a better place to invest in. She was considering purchasing a two bedroom semi-detached or terraced house after reading one of my recent

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Yeovil

16/12/2014

Small Spaces, BIG Returns!

Why the biggest gift you could get this year, is a small but savvy investment! When many of us think of the typical investment property, we imagine large student homes or spacious Victorian buildings converted into flats. Here in Yeovil I usually

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Yeovil

18/11/2014

Yeovil and Sherborne….a good time to buy property?

I recently had an interesting chat with a business acquaintance who is thinking of buying his first buy to let property and he wanted my opinion on the state of the market and if it was a good time to invest. He was particularly worried that with all the

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Yeovil

18/11/2014

Ex-council properties in Yeovil... Are they good buy to let investments?

In previous articles we have found that ex-council properties can achieve good annual yields of around 7%. Yet their average value tends to stay quite stable when we compare this to the average capital growth on more modern estates such as the Abbey Manor

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Yeovil

18/11/2014

A few facts about the property market in South Petherton

When considering where to invest in a property for the buy to let market, the majority of Landlords choose flats and houses in towns and cities. However, there can be many good investment properties in smaller towns and villages, and those of South

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Yeovil

23/10/2014

One bedroom flats in Yeovil, are they good investments?

A dilemma many Buy to Let Investors mull over before buying their first property is whether to go for freehold or leasehold properties: “should I buy a house or a flat?” Whilst there are advantages to each, and the primary driver in the decision is

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Yeovil

23/10/2014

Landlords – Prepare Your Properties for Winter!

Extreme weather such as unexpected snow, strong winds and gales like we have experienced in the past couple of winters can put a huge strain on our homes, leading to burst pipes, boiler breakdowns and big bills. All it takes is a few simple checks

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Yeovil

06/10/2014

Bargains in the Yeovil Property Market for Investors

A landlord became ever more curious about Yeovil’s Buy to Let market after reading our articles about the town’s various residential areas, so decided to pop in and ask our advice on where he might be able to get a good bargain, particularly if he

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Yeovil

15/09/2014

Property values rise by £192 per week in Yeovil

Last week a landlord who lives in South Somerset came to our office to discuss the rising property values in the A30 corridor. He owns a varied portfolio of rental properties, primarily in Yeovil and Crewkerne, with one also in Chard, so it is interesting

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Yeovil

15/09/2014

Yeovil and Sherborne….a good time to buy property?

I recently had an interesting chat with a business acquaintance who is thinking of buying his first buy to let property and he wanted my opinion on the state of the market and if it was a good time to invest. He was particularly worried that with all the

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Yeovil

15/09/2014

A few facts about the property market in West Coker

A landlord who has invested in rental properties throughout Yeovil asked me recently about the property market in her home village of West Coker. The village lies approximately 3 miles to the South West of Yeovil, it currently has one operating pub, the

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