LETTING & ESTATE AGENT

Estate Agent Today

02/08/2016

Forecast of only modest market slowdown thanks to Brexit

The Centre for Economics and Business Research says that house prices across the UK are set to increase by 5.7 per cent over 2016 as a whole - but this nonetheless indicates a Brexit-led slowdown in the second half of the year.

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Christopher Watkin

01/08/2016

The 3-bedroom landlord opportunity

Christopher Watkin and Harvey Hancock bring you a breakdown of the rise of the three-bedroom property, and how it could open up new opportunities for landlords in the future.

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Landlord Today

01/08/2016

Landlords set to be hit with a hefty 'green tax'

Up to 330,000 buy-to-let landlords will be required to pay a 'green tax' to make their properties more energy efficient, according to a report in the Telegraph.

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Landlord Today

01/08/2016

Buy-to-let landlords undeterred by stamp duty surcharge

The first figures following the introduction of the stamp duty surcharge for buy-to-let landlords and second homebuyers have been released by Revenue & Customs (HMRC) and they show that the volume of residential property transactions was up 10% year-on-ye

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Estate Agent Today

01/08/2016

Most popular hours for automated valuations are 2pm to 5pm

Analysis of data from some 2,100 estate agents suggest that the single busiest period for prospective vendors seeking an automated valuation is between 2pm and 5pm.

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The Property Franchise Group

29/07/2016

Bank of England is monitoring Buy-to-Let in Lock-out Scare

Buy-to-let landlords could need a deposit of 40pc to get a mortgage across the UK. Research by Property Partner has found that prospective lending criteria from the Bank of England could 'lock out' landlords in 59 of 85 researched towns and cities.

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Estate Agent Today

29/07/2016

House prices rising faster than expected 'but may not yet reflect Brexit'

The Nationwide says house prices rose at their fastest annual rate for four months in July, but that performance may not reflect the impact of the Brexit vote.

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Hazel de Kloe

29/07/2016

Q&A with fellow landlord and property coach Hazel De Kloe

July's #FeatureFri article is a Q&A with fellow landlord and property coach Hazel De Kloe of Why Property Works. In this post, Hazel talks about her personal goals, shares advice for landlords and inside knowledge on how to spot a great investment.

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The Property Franchise Group

28/07/2016

In a Nutshell - 28th July 2016

House prices and mortgages dominate this month's In a Nutshell.

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Letting Agent Today

28/07/2016

Highest yields still found in the north - and mostly in 'EU leave' towns

New research by an online property lending company reveals that those towns which were strongest in voting 'Leave' in the EU referendum appear to be amongst the best for would-be investors.

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Letting Agent Today

28/07/2016

Build To Rent sector beating Brexit uncertainty says Legal & General chief

One of the biggest players in the burgeoning Build To Rent sector says this new segment of the lettings market is likely to ride out Brexit uncertainty.

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Landlord Today

27/07/2016

Why investors should look north to boost profits

For many investors in London and the South East, the relentless pressure on buy-to-let income means that the numbers no longer add up.

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