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Buy-to-let rises in popularity as rental demand rockets

By |2011-10-20T13:12:19+00:00October 20th, 2011|Company News, Uncategorized|

As the rental market continues to boom, with exceptionally strong demand for rented accommodation, there has been an increase in the number of people considering investing in a property to rent out, according to letting specialists Leaders. This includes those new to letting and seasoned investors wishing to purchase more properties for their existing portfolios. [...]

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House prices to rise 14% to record highs by 2015

By |2011-09-12T13:13:57+00:00September 12th, 2011|Company News, Uncategorized|

The housing slump is over, according to the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR). The think tank has predicted that by 2015 house prices across the UK will have risen on average 14pc – to an all-time high. A new report from the CEBR predicts that the average British home will be worth more [...]

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New Office

By |2011-09-01T13:15:21+00:00September 1st, 2011|Press Releases, Uncategorized|

We are delighted to announce that we have moved to new offices at 206 Black Bull Lane, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9XY opposite the Black Bull Pub. The move has not only allowed us to take on two new members of staff, to be announced shortly, but will also give us greater presence within the [...]

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Gap in Supply and Demand Causes Rental Prices to Soar

By |2011-06-08T13:32:49+00:00June 8th, 2011|Company News, Uncategorized|

Recent statistics published on April 18th 2011, state that there has been an increase in the amount of people in the UK that are putting their properties on the market. However, with the exception of London, there are simply not enough buyers available at present and as a result the UK property market is becoming [...]

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Rents hit record high as first-time buyers wait to get on property ladder

By |2011-06-01T13:19:14+00:00June 1st, 2011|Company News, Uncategorized|

A spring surge in demand from tenants pushed rents back up to record high levels during April. The typical cost of renting a home jumped by 0.8% during the month to £692, matching the record reached in November last year, before rents suffered a seasonal downturn, according to the UK’s biggest letting agency network LSL [...]

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How The 2011 Census Affects Rental Properties

By |2011-04-01T13:34:06+00:00April 1st, 2011|Company News, Uncategorized|

The 27th of March 2011 is Census day in the UK. Residents’ in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland are all legally bound to complete the Census to help the government plan for future services such as schools, hospitals and other amenities. It is your legal duty to do so; there is no getting around [...]

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Good News For Buy-to-Let Landlords

By |2011-03-15T13:44:18+00:00March 15th, 2011|Company News, Uncategorized|

People who have plenty of capital currently have a great chance to bag a bargain by adding a buy-to-let property to their assets as a sound financial investment for the future. However, prospective buy-to-let landlords should be wary of the risks involved and should choose their buy-to-let property carefully in terms of location and realistic [...]

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Easthams & Co Launches New Short Term Lettings Service

By |2011-02-14T13:45:51+00:00February 14th, 2011|Company News, Uncategorized|

Due to strong demand from several of our larger corporate clients we now have a selection of properties available to rent by the the night/week. All properties are new build or recently refurbished to a very high standard and all are fully furnished with high end contemporary pieces. The properties range from 1 bedroom apartments [...]

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Alternative to Raising Rents

By |2011-01-26T13:52:07+00:00January 26th, 2011|Company News, Uncategorized|

No doubt you have seen in the press that rental prices continue to increase (in most places) and how it is a boom time for most landlords as interest rates remain low. When is the best time to increase rents? No doubt in my mind it should only be done when you are re-letting a property [...]

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Rental Properties In Record Demand

By |2011-01-25T13:57:52+00:00January 25th, 2011|Company News, Uncategorized|

This time last year one in four letting agents recorded that demand was greater than stock available to rent; this has now tripled in 2011. Reasons for the increase in UK residents looking to rent properties are down to more people being forced to rent as they can’t afford to buy. The housing market prices, [...]

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