Category: Sales

Selling your home is a huge step in life and it makes sense to call on the experts for help. There is a high level of demand for property in South London but with many properties on the market, you need to make sure your home stands out for the right reasons. Location, price, condition of your home and the right style of buyer all impact on your ability to sell your home, so get help from experts that know these matters. When you are looking to sell your home soon or you just want guidance on this matter, let the Brixton Property Blog assist you with any sales matter you may have.


Property values in the Brixton area are 4.5% lower

Brixton Property Market Update Summer 2019

With record low interest rates at 0.75%, low unemployment rates of 3.8%, and decent mortgage availability, Brixton buyers have a lot going in their favour, aside from the perceived political uncertainty. Even those with low deposits – there were 224 mortgage deals available on the day…


Brixton Homeowners Sell Their Home 3% More Than the UK Average

The average homeowner in the UK moves every 20.2 years…

That average in the 1970’s and 80’s was around every 10 to 11 years; in the 1990’s it increased to the mid-teens (in terms of years) and in the early part of the Millennium, it dropped again to the low teens. When we had the Credit…


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Do We Have the Right Sort of Brixton Homes For the 21st Century?

Would it surprise you to know that in some parts of Brixton, predominantly prosperous areas with high proportions of mature residents, the housing crisis is not one of supply so much as dispersal of that supply? Theoretically, in Brixton there are…


20,700 houses and apartments sold in Brixton, Only 5.4% New Builds

5.4% of all Properties Sold in Brixton are New Builds

Brixton residents might be surprised that only 5.4% new builds were sold in Brixton, when new builds seem to be everywhere!

New development completed this year on the site of a former council office, which offers 94 new homes in the centre of Brixton, 40%…


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London Deposits Still Rising: Money Saving Tips

When it comes to buying a home, there are several things to consider with respect to your finances. The amount of money that you must pay each month on your mortgage is significant but for many buyers, it is the deposit that they have to provide that is the biggest issue to buying a home.


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Brixton Homeowners Looking To Sell By Christmas? Act Now

While it is fair to say that Christmas is still a long time away, there are some people who need to arrange their festive activities. If you are in charge of booking the office Christmas party, you will need to do this soon or you run the risk of missing out on a good venue.


Selling Your Home In Summer – Can It Be Done?

Spring may be the busiest time of year in the UK property market but there is no reason to think that you cannot sell your home in summer. In fact, given the challenging weather conditions earlier on this year, there is an argument that there is a slight time-lag in this year’s market, and this…


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Buying or selling a property? You must know this!

No matter what you aim to do in the property market, whether you are buying or selling, it is best to make an informed decision. There is no way of knowing if your decision is 100% the right decision but by gathering information and reviewing your options, you improve your chances of achieving success. At…


People Move Home Less – This is half of the level from a decade ago!

If you only have a casual understanding of the current condition of the UK property market, you would still know that people move home less often than they used to.


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Are Developers To Blame For Lack Of Available Property?

There is no denying that many people are disillusioned with the property market in the United Kingdom these days. In the words of Theresa May, young people who are unable to purchase property have a “right to be angry”. There are many varied factors shaping the property market, but the Government has stated that developers…