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a great detached btl deal

Great BTL deals come in all shapes and sizes and this property certainly proves that. It would be fair to say that it isnt a ‘typical’ buy to let however it would make a fabulous home for tenants needing plenty of space!

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Bingo & Bubbles

This Thursday evening the Moortop Pub are holding a Bingo and Bubbles night. Starting at 7.30pm tables are booking up fast, so please get in touch.

Bookings are also now being taked for Mothers day which is on Sunday 11th March. A traditional Sunday lunch is being served with a bonus treat of Afternoon Tea, the next time your Mother visits. **NB – 1 x afternoon tea per booking valid until April 30th 2018.

Other events include a colouring competion over this half term period. Simply ask a member of the team for a picture and you will have chance to win two tickets for the Savoy Cinema.

Well done The Moortop Pub & Kitchen.

 

 

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Open Event at Stella Maris School

Stella Maris School have an open morning which will take place on Saturday 17th March 2018 from 10am until 12 noon. The morning provides an opportunity for families to learn more about life at Stella Maris and meet staff and pupils.

They have limited spaces available in some year groups for an immediate start and for Pre-Prep 1 and 2 (Nursery and Reception) for September 2018 start.

There is no need to book in advance, families are welcome to turn up on the day.

For further information please contact Lindsey Farrelly on 0161 432 0532 or email lindsey.farrelly@stellamarisschool.co.uk

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Heaton Moor Producers Market

A monthly producers market, held on the 1st Sunday of the month on Shaw Road Heaton Moor between 11am and 3pm. With stalls offering a variety of items, from fresh produce to crafts & gifts, this wonderful affair is a must for any Heatons diary.

It’s worth taking a look and treating yourself to something that little bit different and help support Local Independent Traders. The next market date is the 4th March so just in time to buy something lovely for your Mum.

Offering a variety of produce and items, the friendly stallholders are more than happy to chat to customers about their businesses and the products they make & sell.

Having gained a growing reputation over the years, the market has become a focal point for local residents wanting to meet and catch up on life.

 

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Government Relaxes Planning on Building Upwards

Earlier this month Housing Secretary Sajid Javid confirmed government backing to create a new generation of town houses in cities like London and Manchester to ease pressure on valuable open spaces and help growing families.

Under the changes it will be easier to build upwards on existing blocks of flats and houses as well as shops and offices.

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Welcome Mark

Welcome to Mark who has joined our busy Heatons team as a Senior Negotiator.

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Type of property

Property types are a handy measure of the shape of the market in a local area. For example, areas with lots of flats tend to be urban in character because there is huge pressure on land. A large number of detached homes means that the area is suburban and not very densely populated.

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Annual house price index (house vs flat)

We know we live in a great area, and because most people agree, demand has driven up house prices. But how do prices in our area stack up in terms of property types? This chart looks at the comparison over the last eight years.

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Norris Bank

Here at Julian Wadden in the Heatons, we are excited to be supporting Norris Bank Primary school, to raise funds for a projector and screen for the school hall. We will donate 5% of our charges (net of VAT) on properties that we sell and complete on for Norris Bank Parents, grandparents, teachers, staff and Governors of the School, in 2018.

As well as current parents and grandparents, the offer is open to parents and grandparents of children who will be joining the school in September 2018 or who have attended the school at any time in the past, and to past pupils themselves living within the Heatons area.

So, if you or anyone you know is looking to move within the Heatons, please bear this in mind. If you sell a property through Julian Wadden, please inform the branch that you are associated with Norris Bank. If you have any queries at all, please contact the Director Julian Bethell, who runs the local Heatons Branch.

Contact theheatons@julianwadden.co.uk for more details

Terms and conditions apply.

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The split of house and flat sales

We’ve included this chart to show the relative number of flats and houses selling in the last 11 months in our area. Due to the profile of the housing stock in the area, there’s nothing too surprising here, but it’s interesting to see how the different types of properties contribute to total sales levels.

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