Stotfold Private Rents Hit £19.87 per sq. foot

As I am sure you are aware, one the best things about my job as an agent is helping Stotfold landlords with their strategic portfolio management. Gone are the days of making money by buying any old Stotfold property to rent out or sell on. Nowadays, property investment is both an art and science. The…

Great investment option in Stotfold….

Speak to Kevin at our sales office in Stotfold about this two bedroom cottage that he has just listed for sale at £195,000 – 01462 733730.   On the high street a few yards away from all the local conveniences and just over a mile from the A1(M) and just under two miles from Arlesey station…

My thoughts on the future of the Stotfold Buy-To-Let Market

I was recently reading a report by the Home website which suggested that hordes of landlords are selling their buy-to-let investments due to increasing burdens on them in the buy-to-let market. The findings suggest the number of new properties that came onto the market nationally (for sale) jumped by 11% across the UK as a…

Merry Christmas! Here’s to a great 2018 in Stotfold!

I would like to wish you and all your families / friends a very Merry Christmas!  I hope you have all had a great year and look forward to talking to you about the Stotfold property market and working with you in 2018!

Stotfold house prices outstrip wage growth by 18.91% since 2007

I recently read a report by the Yorkshire Building Society that 54% of the country has seen wages (salaries) rise faster than property prices in the last 10 years. The report said that in the Midlands and North, salaries had outperformed property prices since 2007, whilst in other parts of the UK, especially in the…

Stotfold First Time Buyers Mortgages taking 33.9% of their Wages

I received a very interesting letter the other day from a Stotfold resident.  He declared he was a Stotfold homeowner, retired and mortgage free.  He stated how unaffordable Stotfold’s rising property prices were and that he worried how the younger generation of Stotfold could ever afford to buy.  He went on to ask if it…

237 Stotfold Landlords – Is This a Legal Tax Loop-Hole?

In November 2015, George Osborne disclosed plans to restrain the buy-to-let (BTL) market, implying its growing attractiveness was leaving aspiring first time buyers contesting with landlords for the restricted number of properties on the market.  One of things he brought in was that tax relief on BTL mortgages would be capped, starting in April 2017….