Tag: sales

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 OAP’s are sitting on £581.3m of equity

41.1% of Brixton OAP’s own their own home … and they are worth £581.3m

Yes, that number is staggering isn’t it ….

Of the 2,708 households in Brixton where the head of the household is 65 years or older, an astounding 1,113 (or 41.1%) of those are owned, which is far below the national average…


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London Market: Will Foreign Buyers Levy Cause Issues?

There were a few property market measures introduced in the Autumn Budget of 2018, but for many people, the foreign levy was the most interesting aspect. This is a measure that is clearly being aimed at the London market.


selling your home

5 Tips To Help If Your House Isn’t Attracting Buyers

Even though there are many people looking to buy property, selling your home can be an arduous process. In an ideal world, with demand outstripping supply, all vendors would be able to sell their home in an effective manner, but we know that this isn’t the case.


Bad condition properties just don’t sell

I am pleased to say that I have helped many homeowners sell their home over the years. This experience in selling homes is vital in the current market and climate. Selling your home can be challenging, but I have operated through difficult times in the market in the past, and I know what it takes…


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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.


Brixton homeowners selling

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.


renting home

New Study Confirms Owning Property Cheaper Than Renting

If a person has a choice between owning property and renting property, there is a convincing argument to be made for owning property. This is because each monthly payment is going towards an asset that will one day be fully owned by you, or at the least, give you something which can be sold to…


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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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…