AR News

Falling House Prices- Good News for The Economy? Probably.

Posted on January 17th, 2020.

A new year and the dawn of a new decade, for many estate agents, financial advisers and their clients, thoughts readily turn to what’s happening with the housing market. As expected, the media is awash with opinions and forecasts. How much will they rise this coming year? The truth is no one really knows. In […]

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House Price Trends for the Southgate Property Market

Posted on May 17th, 2019.

Southgate house prices Like much of the UK, Southgate transactions are down on the previous year as sellers and buyers play the waiting game to see what emerges from the UK’s exit from the European Union. From January 2018 to January 2019, transactions in Southgate were down 20% on year, with 174 in the N14 postcode area. Over […]

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5 top tips to keep your best tenants in your Southgate Property.

Posted on April 30th, 2019.

According to the Residential Landlords Association an average of 55% of tenancies terminate every year. Each tenancy termination comes with expenses that range from cleaning costs to possible repairs. The void period (i.e the time that the home remains vacant n between tenancies) can be especially costly, especially when that income is relied upon to […]

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Southgate House Prices up 26.4 % since 2014

Posted on March 15th, 2019.

Since 2014, we have seen some interesting subtle changes to the Southgate property market as buying patterns of landlords have changed ever so slightly. The background to this story was the recently published set of buy-to-let (BTL) lending statistics. Looking back 12 months ago, 6,700 BTL mortgages were granted (in the same month) for £900m, […]

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How to buy the ideal investment property

Posted on March 7th, 2019.

Most experienced investors look for distressed property they can purchase below market value in areas which have a high rental yield (calculated as the net rental income divided by the cost of the property). Investors need to work out the ‘UPWARDS’ in any deal. U – Is the area on the Up? (There may be […]

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