Manchester Property News

  • Looking for love?

    David1 - Head (2) (2) David Boyd Feb 14, 2021, 12:00 PM
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    Housing market demand soared in 2020 with many buyers looking for the perfect match.

    1,041,610 buyers found 'the one', with many more hoping to exchange over the next few months.

    The pandemic caused the heart to desire green space, garden was the most searched for ...

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  • Dataloft Days of Christmas - Day 9

    David1 - Head (2) (2) David Boyd Dec 23, 2020, 15:15 PM

    British Christmas Tree Growers Association members have reported 2020 as the busiest year they have ever had. An estimated 10 million real Christmas trees will be sold, up from 8 million last year. That means that 36% of UK households will have a real Christmas ...

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  • Dataloft Days of Christmas - Day 5

    David1 - Head (2) (2) David Boyd Dec 16, 2020, 10:30 AM

    437 transactions have taken place over the last 25 years in England and Wales on 265 different homes, all with the word Christmas in their name. Examples include: Christmas House, Christmas Barn, Christmas Steps and Christmas Farm. Source: Dataloft, Land Registry

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  • We've won in the allAgents Awards

    David1 - Head (2) (2) David Boyd Nov 28, 2020, 12:30 PM
    Congratulations to all of our branches for winning in the 2020 allAgents agent awards!

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    Congratulations to our Levenshulme branch for winning gold on both best lettings branch of the year and best sales branch of the year in M19!

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    Well done to our Liverpool branch ...
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  • Your Property Doesn't Need to be in Lockdown

    David1 - Head (2) (2) David Boyd Nov 2, 2020, 11:16 AM
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    With the upcoming Lockdown, you may be worried that your property will be in lockdown too - but it doesn't need to be. Here at Peter Anthony we offer virtual tours so that virtual viewings can take place during lockdown.

    Book in for your free ...
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  • City Centre Flat Available to Rent

    TomS - Head Tom Simper Oct 26, 2020, 16:20 PM
    2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom apartment in City Centre, £750pcm

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    Peter Anthony are delighted to offer TO LET this two bedroom two bathroom apartment with parking on Blackfriars Street close to Manchester City Centre.

    The location of the property is highly desirable being close ...
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  • Thank you to NHS Heroes, Carers and Key Workers

    David1 - Head (2) (2) David Boyd Apr 21, 2020, 17:03 PM

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    Thank You

    We just wanted to say a big thank you, from all the team at Peter Anthony, to NHS workers, carers and key workers, who are putting their lives on the line trying to save ours.  

    Our Covid-19 Response

    Our priority is to ensure ...

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  • Manchester Growth Expected To Continue

    TomS - Head Tom Simper Dec 21, 2019, 11:00 AM

    Even if you haven’t done your research and looked up figures, you have a good idea that Manchester is booming. The level of development work taking place in and around the city may be inconvenient for many people, but it indicates this is a city ...

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  • Manchester Commercial Developments Good For Residential Property

    TomS - Head Tom Simper Dec 17, 2019, 11:30 AM

    What is good for business, isn’t always suitable for people or a local population. There are times when the drive for profit and business growth is bad for residents and employees, but this isn’t always the case. There are many examples of business growth and ...

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  • 7 Things Manchester Tenants Must Consider

    TomS - Head Tom Simper Nov 19, 2019, 12:15 PM

    If you are looking to let property in Manchester, you are probably feeling very excited. Whether this is your first rental property or the latest in a string of rental properties, there is something special about moving into a new home. Manchester has so much ...

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  • Peter Anthony Reacts to Zoopla Rental Market Report

    Ben Face Brighter Ben Robertson Oct 17, 2019, 10:15 AM

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    Zoopla Rental Market Report

    Zoopla have recently released their Rental Market Report, with the Headline ‘Rents Rise at Just Half the Level of Earnings.’ Although the headline can lead you to believe that rents aren’t rising quickly enough, further examination of the report show ...

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  • Brexit boon for Landlords?

    Ben Face Brighter Ben Robertson Oct 9, 2019, 10:30 AM

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    Sales Market Stalling?

    In times of uncertainty, people tend to defer major purchases and wait for more stable conditions. Buying a first home is one of the most significant purchases one could make. As a nation, we are still none the wiser about what will ...

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  • Is your Brexit War Chest Ready?

    Ben Face Brighter Ben Robertson Oct 3, 2019, 14:19 PM

    Investors, do you have your Brexit war chest?


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    With speculation that prices may drop, some of our landlords are preparing their war chests, hoping to capitalise on some bargains that they predict may be coming their way. They are capital raising right ...

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  • How Does the Impact of Housing Prices Compare to the Impact of Brexit?

    TomS - Head Tom Simper Sep 13, 2019, 13:00 PM

    The political parties should remember that it is more than Brexit on people's agendas..

    A recent poll from Ipsos MORI for the Chartered Institute of Housing found as many people think the rising cost of housing will impact them personally over the next five years ...

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  • Manchester City Apartments In Demand

    TomS - Head Tom Simper Sep 2, 2019, 11:00 AM

    There is no denying that living in the heart of Manchester appeals to many people. Whether you want to be closer to your work, to friends, to social activities or you like the buzz of a thriving area, city living is a fantastic choice for ...

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  • Manchester First Timer Buyer Tips

    TomS - Head Tom Simper Aug 29, 2019, 10:47 AM

    Buying your home is an exciting time in a person’s life, but it can be a daunting prospect. If you are buying your first home in Manchester, you’ll find that there are some additional challenges to face. Given the number of professionals working and renting ...

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  • The Inner City Manchester Postcode that Attracts Millionaires

    TomS - Head Tom Simper Jul 25, 2019, 11:00 AM

    .. but you can live there for a fraction of the price.


    Manchester’s M15 postcode boasts some of the most expensive homes in the city.

    It is the address of Deansgate Square where Premier League footballers are setting up home, and rents for penthouses are ...
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  • New Private Homes being Built Today

    TomS - Head Tom Simper Jul 22, 2019, 15:00 PM

    Back in 2008/09, almost half (45%) of homes built in the year across England and Wales were flats, with the majority of these having two bedrooms. The shift in government policy a number of years earlier had resulted in higher density housing on brownfield and ...
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  • Manchester: Is This The Coolest Estate In The City?

    TomS - Head Tom Simper Jul 8, 2019, 10:40 AM

    We all know Manchester has a cool reputation. This is a city that people all over the world sing the praises of. You are far more likely to hear chants of “Manchester lalala” ring out in Glasgow or Dublin than you do in Manchester itself. ...

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  • Manchester: Employment Boost Drives Demand For Homes

    TomS - Head Tom Simper May 31, 2019, 09:53 AM

    Many factors influence the demand for property in any given area. House prices are a crucial factor, and as we have seen in recent years, political decisions often affect buyer and seller behaviour in the property market. Another aspect that shapes movement in the housing ...

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