Monthly Archives: May 2014

Calling All Landlords!

Landlords-checklist[1]According to a recent estate agency survey, now is a good time to be a landlord. Conducted by Relocation Agent Network, of which we are a member, not only is it a strong buy to let market, but re-sale values have also increased in the last three years.

Relocation Agent Network, the national network of independent estate agents asked its members whether the re-sale value of a typical two bed investment property has increased or decreased in the last three years. A third indicated the value has increased by up to 10% and another fifth reported a 15% rise.

The national survey also looked at what prospective tenants consider to be the most important factors when looking for rental accommodation. The majority of survey respondents (46%) cited location as the top priority, followed closely by the cost of a property (37%).

This survey brings good news for current landlords and those considering becoming a buy to let investor. Not only is it a strong rental market, you’re also getting capital growth as well as rental yields.

“If you have a property to let, contact us today. We’re Relocation Agent Network’s appointed Local Expert for East Northants which means we have access to out of town tenants moving into the area.

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