Stamp Duty stumble

Income to the Treasury from Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) receipts fell by 7.5%, the equivalent of £1 billion in the financial year to the end of March 2019.

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Affordability ratio

The affordability ratio for England and Wales hit another peak at 7.83 in 2018. This means that the median property price in England and Wales is now 7.83 times more than gross average annual earnings, according to new data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

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Turn the heating down

6 out of 10 people across the UK support the drive to cut emissions to almost zero by 2050, according to a recent poll reported by the Independent. To reach net zero in this timeframe, millions of people will need turn their heating down to 19°C in winter, as one of many lifestyle changes according to the Committee on Climate Change.

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Offers Galore

A quick reminder to our landlords and tenants of the offers we have running at Julian Wadden

Anna 🙂

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ONE IN TWELVE LANDLORDS UNAWARE OF LEGISLATIVE CHANGES

One in twelve landlords is unaware of a suite of legislative changes that occurred across the lettings industry in recent years, according to the findings of the English Private Landlord Survey 2018 published in January.

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a two bedroom apartment in a prime heaton moor location

New to the market with Julian Wadden is this two bedroom apartment on the first floor of this purpose built block in the very heart of Heaton Moor Village.

Offered for sale for £185,000 the property would achieve circa £750 pcm giving a yield of 4.8%

https://www.rightmove.co.uk/property-for-sale/property-62214255.html
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5 Top Tips For Your Kitchen

Whilst the living room is usually considered ‘the heart of any home’ in most UK households, the kitchen plays a much more central role in day-to-day family life. Follow these simple guidelines to achieve kitchen bliss!

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** NEW INSTRUCTION ** Cleveland Road, Heaton Moor

I wanted to give you a sneak preview of this wonderful 4 bedroom home on Cleveland Road. Right in the heart of Heaton Moor village, I will be making this property available later today so give us a call to discuss or pop into the branch to book your viewing!

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some work required, but giving you a great return

New to the market in SK4 is this three bedroom semi-detached house on Blackbrook Road in Heaton Chapel.

https://www.rightmove.co.uk/property-for-sale/property-71477947.html

It is offered for sale with Edward Mellor for £145,000 the property is located in a very popular rental area, nestled between Heaton Chapel and Reddish.

The property does look to need an element of cosmetic improvement but with the right touches, could achieve £695-£750 pcm giving you a yield of between 5.7% and 6.2%

If you would like any help or advice with this, or any other investment opportunity, then please do give me a call on 0161 442 1118 or pop in and see me at my office on Moorside Road.

And dont forget, we are currently offering 3 MONTH FREE MANAGEMENT to all new properties brought to the rental market with us on a full managed service.

Anna 🙂

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ITS ON US!

Last month we rolled out our ‘ITS ON US’ campaign to our tenants and we now offer ZERO application fees. However, the last thing we want is for landlords to feel left out so we are delighted to roll this out further and offer the first THREE months of management completely free of charge to any new property listed on our fully managed service.

At a time when the requirements on landlords are at an all time high, with more and more regulations coming into place, its a great time to switch your property over to a professional managing agent who can take care of everything for you.

With three months free of charge, what do you have to lose!

Anna 🙂

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