Tag: Property

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%…

No Deal Brexit: What Impact On Property Market

It would be fair to say that even though Brexit hasn’t happened yet, it has had an enormous impact on the UK property market. As of October 2018, it isn’t possible to say how much impact that Brexit will have on house prices, because there are many factors shaping the property market and prices.

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Looking To Become A London Landlord: Help Is Available

While no one is saying being a landlord in London is easy, or that a London landlord are guaranteed to enjoy success, it is fair to say that some people see that it provides an opportunity to generate income.

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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.

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…

Brixton Landlords: Does Letting Fees Ban Affect You?

If you are a landlord, you know how challenging the market is. A lot of outsiders see rising rental fees and assume that landlords are making huge profits but of course, this is far from the full story. Having worked closely with many Brixton landlords, I know how difficult it is for landlords to meet…

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ARLA 2018 Conference: HMO and Selective Licensing Matters For Landlords

It is important to be aware of the latest developments in the lettings market.

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Brixton Landlords: More Regulation Impacts On Your Business

Being a landlord can be lucrative but there are many challenges and hurdles for landlords to overcome. The government has been layering an ever increasing burden on landlords in particular with excessive levels of compliance and legislation.

At Brixton Property Blog, we work closely with many landlords operating in the local area, and we know the…


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…

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Buy To Let Market Welcoming Youngsters

While anecdotal evidence will be enough to tell you that young adults are more likely to make a move in the buy to let market as opposed to buying property, this has been confirmed by recent findings of the IFS, the Institute of Fiscal Studies.