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October property trends

[Source: Rightmove Property Portal]

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House prices to rise 30% by 2019 – Southampton top performing area

Average house prices in England and Wales are set to increase by 30% in the next five years, with the national forecast reinforcing the north/south divide. While prices in London are set to rise by almost 33%, the real beneficiary of the recent London boom will be the South East, forecast to increase by […]

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The humble iron is the demon of buy-to-let properties

The humble iron is the demon of buy-to-let properties

Accidental damage to flooring is the main cause of insurance claims for tenants, followed by damage to furniture and then semi-structural damage to the property according to a breakdown of claims research by LetRisks.   The humble iron is the demon of buy-to-let properties, being the major […]

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fixed rate buy to let mortgage products available doubled since 2012

The number of five year fixed rate buy to let mortgage products available to borrowers has more than doubled since 2012 says Mortgages for Business. In the second quarter of 2014 there were an average of 128 five year fixed rate buy to let mortgage products available […]

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Southampton Landlords Face Paying more as Property Asking Prices hit a new high.

According to Rightmove The average asking price of a property new to the market is now £262,594 – up 2.6% on last month and up 7.3% on last year. Although the average asking price is the highest ever, the rise is being driven by London and throughout […]

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Southampton City Council Landlords Must License their properties by January 2014

On the 1st July 2013 Southampton City Council introduced an additional licensing scheme where all landlords with 3 or more unrelated people living in a property (flat or house)  must obtain a license from the council or face a large fine. The move that has outraged many […]

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NLA comments on the launch of DECC’S Green Deal Cashback Scheme

NLA comments on the launch of DECC’S Green Deal Cashback Scheme

NLA comments on the Benafit to Landlords with the launch of Green Deal Cashback Scheme Ahead of the Green Deal Plan’s launch on the 28th January, the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have launched its Cashback Scheme. The Green Deal Cashback Scheme will provide hundreds of […]

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New report gives red light to ministers on rented sector

New report gives red light to ministers on rented sector

A damning report from three housing organisations has accused the Government of failing to deal with the country’s burgeoning housing crisis. The report has also sparked new arguments as to whether private rents are falling or going up. The paper, by the National Housing Federation, Shelter and […]

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Landlords Turning Away From LHA

Landlords Turning Away From LHA

With the recent changes to the LHA allowance and fears from Landlords as to what other changes the government may have in mind it comes as no surprise that many seasoned landlords who have been quite at home providing accommodation to tenants in receipt of Housing Benefit are now looking to […]

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Southampton Student Houses, Houses For Students

Southampton Student Houses, Houses For Students

Progressive Lettings Southampton Student Housing HOT List   Ideal for both Southampton University and the Solent Lodge Road House1, Southampton Bedrooms =7 Bathrooms = 2 Available = 1st July 2012 Rent = £73.50 per person, per week. Key Features: Modern décor and Furniture with wood flooring, Modern Kitchen […]

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