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Are you nervous about selling your home?

With the property market currently at optimal conditions for those looking to sell their home, nervous sellers are being encouraged to capitalise on this record-breaking surge in activity. This urge to sell comes after housing stock has decreased month-on-month, causing a drop of 40% in stock levels since January.* Could a move be on the cards […]

Are you looking to take advantage of current market conditions?

Increased property value has been a continual trend throughout the Covid-19 market, and with the rush of the stamp duty holiday majorly impacting the market, this has led to record-breaking figures. Are you looking to take advantage of 2021’s market conditions? Discover the value of your home with Ashton Estate Agents today, ahead of the […]

City centre properties are seeing increasing interest

Covid-19 caused a major shift in the property market, as rural areas became more in demand with people leaving major cities in search of space. As restrictions end, more tenants begin to venture back to cities with life returning to normality, in turn driving the average UK city centre rent up to £1,000. Do you need support with […]

Are you thinking of putting your home on the market?

Across the UK the price of a property coming to market has jumped 5.7% annually, taking the average value to £338,447* Market momentum continues to dominate headlines this summer, with prices increasing for another month! Nationwide, prices rose 0.7% over July, proving that the demand is still there, despite it being the first month after the tapered […]

Stamp duty holiday drives a surge in sales transactions

Recent data from Rightmove says there were 704,000 property sales going through in June, the highest for a decade At the start of the year, this figure stood at 613,000 but with the stamp duty tax holiday frenzy, which ended on June 30th, it’s no surprise that this number has rocketed since then! And for those looking […]

Your property is in high demand this summer!

We are experiencing a phenomenal market boom, with figures never before seen in the property market, leading to potential buyers making offers on homes before viewings have even taken place. In the first quarter of 2021, an estimated 36% of homes received offers from at least three buyers.* Take advantage of the current conditions and […]

Still thinking about putting your property on the market in 2021?

Properties are selling faster than they are being listed* Up to May, UK house prices increased by 9.5%, which was massively boosted by the government’s stamp duty holiday that ended last month and drove increased activity from buyers and sellers. With the market moving so quickly and a wide range of mortgage and loan opportunities available, […]

Property transactions have seen a 22% increase!

More than 171,000 additional property sales have taken place in the last year, which is a 22% rise in monthly transactions!* Over 103,724 residential property transactions took place – on average – each month since the tax break was introduced in England in 2020. Compared to the previous year, which saw an average of 84,691, […]