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  • Landlords: Ready For 2018 EPC Regulation Changes?

    Rebecca Galgut Dec 20, 2017, 13:20 PM

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    There have been many regulation changes for landlords to keep up with in recent times. Anyone who was hoping for things to be slightly easier or more straightforward will be disappointed to learn that 2018 looks like being another challenging year. This is because there ...

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  • Stockport Business Hub: A Reason To Invest In Property

    Rebecca Galgut Dec 19, 2017, 14:29 PM

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    Anyone who has spent any time in Stockport will know that big changes are taking place. There is a great deal of development work taking place and the Stockport business hub is at the heart of these changes. There is a drive to make the ...

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  • Mortgage Rates: A Discussion

    Rebecca Galgut Dec 19, 2017, 14:24 PM
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    It had been discussed and predicted for a lengthy period of time but in November of 2017, the Bank of England base rate was increased from 0.25% to 0.50%. There have been many people questioning what this change means for them and it would ...

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  • Levenshulme Property Values, Prices and Rental Yields

    Rebecca Galgut Dec 19, 2017, 14:13 PM
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    No matter what interest you have in the property market, there is a lot to be said for keeping in touch with the latest prices, figures and trends in the market. This is true for property prices, rental returns, rental fees and values, and all ...
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  • New Cinema at Redrock opens!

    Rebecca Galgut Nov 23, 2017, 14:07 PM

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    The Light Cinema, at Redrock, in Stockport Town centre, will be open for business tomorrow!

    After two years of construction, along with the cinema there will also be restaurants such as Zizzi and Pizza Express opening soon.

    This 10-screen cinema will replace the one currently ...

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  • Will Online Mortgage Change The Property Market?

    Ian Watson Nov 22, 2017, 11:23 AM

    There is always news and development in the property and mortgage markets, which means it takes something special to grab attention. It would be fair to say that NatWest managed to garner attention when they announced that they are introducing a paperless mortgage. This will ...

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  • Best Estate & Letting Agent in M19.. again!

    Rebecca Galgut Nov 20, 2017, 09:44 AM
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    For the second year in a row we have been awarded the Gold Award from allAgents for Best Estate Agent in M19, as well as Best Letting Agent in M19, making us the best overall agent in M19. 

    We're very happy to have won these ...
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  • Stockport Property Values, Prices and Rental Yields for this month

    Ian Watson Nov 14, 2017, 10:09 AM

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    If you are looking to buy property or invest in an area, it makes sense to do your research. A large part of this work is knowing the facts and figures associated with the local property. If you have an interest in property values, prices ...

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  • Selling your Levenshulme tenanted property

    Tom Simper Nov 7, 2017, 07:41 AM

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    When a landlord comes to sell a tenanted property, there is a dilemma to be faced.

    Should the landlord serve notice on the tenant to sell the property with “vacant possession” or should the landlord sell with the tenant in situ?

    Before deciding whether to ...

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  • The first interest rate rise in a decade! How will this affect Stockport homeowners & Landlords?

    Tom Simper Nov 3, 2017, 07:44 AM

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    The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee has just announced a rise in the Bank of England base rate of 0.25% – the first increase in over a decade.

    The base rate is the figure on which mortgage rates in particular are based and a ...

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  • Stockport Buy-to-Let Yields - 1.90% to 6.89% a year

    Tom Simper Nov 2, 2017, 10:45 AM

    The mind-set and tactics you employ to buy your first Stockport buy to let property needs to be different to the tactics and methodology of buying a home for yourself to live in. The main difference is when purchasing your own property, you may well ...

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  • Manchester Number One In City House Price Growth

    Ian Watson Oct 27, 2017, 16:50 PM

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    There is always interest in the latest figures relating to the property market and with Manchester being one of the largest and most important cities in the UK, a great deal of focus falls on the city. This is why news contained within a recent ...

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  • Trove wins at Manchester Food and Drink Awards 2017

    Rebecca Galgut Oct 17, 2017, 09:17 AM

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    The Manchester Food and Drink awards celebrate the city’s most innovative and high-quality restaurants, bars and individuals.

    The shortlisted venues were officially nominated by the MFDF judging panel, the region’s leading food and drink critics and experts. The public also voted for their favourites, and ...

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  • Investment Property Stockport

    Martin Adams Oct 10, 2017, 17:04 PM
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    A great little investment property which is located in a popular residential area of Cale Green, Stockport. The property is in need refurbishment but has potential to once work has been completed to offer a resale profit or a decent rental property.

    If rented, the ...
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  • Even more apartments to be built in Manchester

    Rebecca Galgut Sep 28, 2017, 11:48 AM

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    One of Manchester’s oldest mills, Talbot Mill in Castlefield, has plans to be transformed into a new apartment building.

    The £50m development would turn the dilapidated building into 200 apartments, that would be split across the historic textile mill and a new building on Worsley ...

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  • £1bn housebuilding partnership with Manchester City’s Middle Eastern owners

    Rebecca Galgut Sep 21, 2017, 10:42 AM

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    Manchester's Central Retail Park is to be developed into new homes as part of the council’s mammoth £1bn housebuilding partnership with City’s Middle Eastern owners.

    A deal has been signed with owners TH Real Estate, and instead of original plans for a large supermarket, city ...

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  • 400 flats could be built on the edge of Manchester city centre

    Rebecca Galgut Sep 19, 2017, 14:38 PM
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    Designed by architects Ian Simpson (Beetham Tower architect) and Rachel Haugh, three tower blocks may be built on a patch of land between Great Jackson Street and Owen Street.

    These three huge towers will contain almost 400 new high-end apartments, as well as a rooftop ...

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  • Why so many graduates are choosing to stay in Manchester

    Rebecca Galgut Sep 12, 2017, 14:24 PM

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    The four universities in Greater Manchester draw thousands of young people to study each year - many local, but many from all across the country and further, and a growing number are choosing to stay put after they’ve completed their qualifications.

    The average London salary ...

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  • Why you shouldn’t sell through an online Estate Agent

    Rebecca Galgut Sep 12, 2017, 14:23 PM

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    In the past few years there has been an influx of online estate agents who claim to sell your house for a lot less than a traditional estate agent. However, you need to be aware of services you aren't getting, or could end up paying ...

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  • The money moves to Manchester as London investment decreases

    Rebecca Galgut Aug 14, 2017, 15:11 PM

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    New data from UK Finance shows that landlord investment in London has dropped by 50% since last year, meaning Manchester is rapidly becoming the most attractive place for the UK’s buy-to-let landlord.

    The tax changes of higher stamp duty for buyers of second homes is ...

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