Do you know the average rental prices in your area?

Average UK rents reached the highest levels since 2014 with a peak of £996, making it the fifth consecutive month that the price has increased* When excluding London, data from April highlights that the average rent in the UK is now at £853, projecting a 0.7% increase on the previous month and an increase of 6.2% on […]

Have your property priorities changed?

More than a quarter of UK homeowners and renters have claimed that their property priorities have changed since the COVID-19 outbreak Previously highly-sought after and high-value property features have dropped down the priority list for home buyers and tenants, as they now seek different factors when looking for a property that meets their needs and […]

Surge in chain-free property listings on the market

Surge in chain-free properties on the market due to sellers deciding to rent before they make their next property purchase Compared to this time last year, only 15% of properties on Rightmove were chain-free. Fast forward to present day and this has increased to 21% of all available properties. What are the main positives for buyers and […]

A third of UK households predicted to move this year

As restrictions start to ease, almost a third of UK households are making plans to change their living arrangements, following their lockdown experiences* According to a new national survey of around 2,000 households, 31% are planning to move house following repetitive lockdowns and remote-working experiences. With only around 5% of households typically moving house each […]

Get mortgage organised

The value of advice The letting and management of your property has always been and continues to be our top priority. In recent years, as landlords, we have been faced with a wrath of legislation affecting our industry such as the Section 24 Tax changes to interest relief, Selective Licensing Schemes, and changes in Electrical Safety Regulations […]

How much is your home worth now?

Since the start of 2021, over 337,056 properties have been brought onto the market* Many homeowners are already taking advantage of the stamp duty holiday extension, higher than ‘normal’ demand levels and price increase surges. The average asking price for a property coming to the market has risen in the past 12 months, meaning that the value […]

5 of the reasons why people move

Have you ever wondered what the reasons are behind people moving from one place to another? After living through the Coronavirus pandemic, we all know how much things can change – including our living conditions, lifestyles and ideals. With so many of us having more time to reflect, there has been a growing momentum within the sector, which has meant […]