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Build To Rent tipped for long-term success despite sharp fall in 2020

By |2020-07-10T10:03:41+00:00July 10th, 2020|Company News|

Property consultancy CBRE claims that Build To Rent is likely to be the most resilient sector of the UK property industry in the coming years - and this is despite a downturn in 2020. CBRE has tracked investment into BTR since the sector emerged in 2015.  After a strong start to the...

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Regional agency in 50th year snaps up five-branch independent

By |2020-07-10T10:03:43+00:00July 10th, 2020|Company News|

A regional independent agency generating more than £20 million in rental income annually has snapped up a five-branch independent firm. Alexander & Co, which marks its 50th birthday this year, has added Peter Ball & Co to its portfolio, giving the company a presence in Gloucestershire for the first time. Peter Ball was...

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Agents’ warm welcome for £5,000 Green Homes Grant scheme

By |2020-07-10T10:03:45+00:00July 10th, 2020|Company News|

The Association of Residential Lettings Agents has given a warm welcome to this week’s news that buy to let investors as well as owner occupiers will be entitled to £5,000 grants per household to improve energy efficiency. The government says the measure will help the UK meet its target of net-zero...

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Spain overview – holiday home destinations remain resolute

By |2020-07-10T10:04:11+00:00July 10th, 2020|Company News|

House prices in Spain will close 2020 with little variation over the previous year, according to a recent market analysis of 30 key locations in the country. The research was undertaken by well-established international real estate brand, Engel & Völkers, which has 70 property shops in Spain. Its research indicates that...

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Paragon confirms evidence of ‘strong and stable demand for buy-to-let’

By |2020-07-10T10:03:55+00:00July 10th, 2020|Company News|

Buy-to-let properties in the UK are currently in high demand and there appears to be plenty of room for further growth, as more investors look to invest in the private rented sector, new research shows.  Four out of ten mortgage brokers expect to write more buy-to-let business in the next 12...

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Rightmove records busiest day ever as demand surges

By |2020-07-10T10:03:58+00:00July 10th, 2020|Company News|

The chancellor’s decision to temporarily cut stamp duty has led to a surge in property searches, according to Rightmove.  The property website attracted 8.5 million visits on Wednesday following the chancellor’s announcement relating to stamp duty, up from the previous day which was a record at 7.7 million.  There has been a...

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What did the Chancellor’s Summer Statement say about housing?

By |2020-07-10T10:04:13+00:00July 10th, 2020|Company News|

Investors buying homes worth up to £500,000 won’t have to pay stamp duty on these purchases until the end of March 2021, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced. That said, the extra 3% stamp duty surcharge on second and buy-to-let homes still applies, according to a later announcement from the Treasury. There...

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Stamp duty holiday: How much could you save?

By |2020-07-10T10:04:03+00:00July 10th, 2020|Company News|

The government’s decision to temporarily increase the stamp duty threshold to £500,000 for property sales in England and Northern Ireland, until 31 March 2021, will save purchasers up to £15,000, if they are buying a property of £500,000 or more. Anyone acquiring a main residence costing up to £500,000 between now...

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Build to Rent bounces back – UNCLE opens its latest scheme in Wembley

By |2020-07-10T10:04:20+00:00July 10th, 2020|Company News|

Well-known rental brand UNCLE recently opened its fifth property within its rapidly expanding chain of serviced rental apartments. Made up of two towers of 21 and 26 storeys, and crafted by ‘individually hand-laid bricks’, the firm describes UNCLE Wembley as an ‘architecturally striking addition’ to the London skyline. The property, which takes...

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