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LIFELINE FOR THE HEATONS HOUSE BUYERS & FIRST-TIME BUYERS

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, has stated the Stamp Duty Holiday forHeatons properties up to £500,000 will be extended from 31st March 2021 to the 30th June 2021; and to ensure we don’t have a cliff edge, from 1st July 2021, the Stamp Duty Holiday will apply only on properties [...]

By |March 5th, 2021|

THE BUSIEST DECEMBER FOR THE HEATONS HOUSING MARKET SINCE 2006

Over the last six months, The Heatons Property Market has been flourishing. As soon as an estate agents “For Sale” flag went up, neighbours would be checking out Rightmove to see the internal pictures and compare the asking price to their own home (go on ... admit you do that [...]

By |February 19th, 2021|

THE HEATONS PROPERTY MARKET: IS IT TIME TO STAMP OUT STAMP DUTY?

Most people pay Stamp Duty Tax when they buy a property, house, apartment or other land and buildings over a particular price in the UK. The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, (quickly followed suit by the Welsh and Scottish Governments) announced last July that Stamp Duty was partially being suspended on all English [...]

By |February 4th, 2021|

AS THE HEATONS FIRST-TIME BUYERS ARE BEING LOCKED OUT OF THE HEATONS PROPERTY MARKET – RENTS HAVE RISEN BY 4.9%

With the banks reducing the number of low deposit mortgages (i.e. deposit of 10% and below) since Covid-19 hit in the spring, this has meant that the number of The Heatons first-time buyers has been decreasing quickly, meaning many of those would-be The Heatons buyers wanting to make the first step on [...]

By |November 23rd, 2020|

THE HEATONS ‘GENERATION RENT’ TO BECOME ‘GENERATION BUY’?

Boris Johnson has attracted both praise and horror in equal measure with a new plan for 95% mortgages to help beleaguered first time buyers to get on the property ladder, but would that expose UK taxpayers to too much risk? In this article I discuss the implications of what that [...]

By |November 21st, 2020|

WHY ARE SOME BANKS REINING IN OVER-ENTHUSIASTIC HEATONS HOMEBUYERS AND BUY-TO-LET INVESTORS?

The Heatons property market is an enigma and chock-full of contradictions. Notwithstanding an economic recession and forecasts of property values dropping, nobody seems to have informed the Heatons homeowners selling their homes and those Heatons people looking to buy them. As I have discussed in many recent articles on the [...]

By |November 19th, 2020|

NIMBYISM IN THE HEATONS IS DEAD – LONG LIVE THE PLANNING PERMISSION RULE CHANGES:

The 1st July 1948 heralded a new dawn in how property was built, as the Town & Country Planning Act 1947 came into force, meaning no property could be built without the say so of the local authority. Now, Boris Johnson has announced a substantial change to that, by in effect, [...]

By |August 28th, 2020|

WHAT’S NEXT FOR THE HEATONS PROPERTY MARKET?

There is no doubt that Coronavirus will affect The Heatons property market, but just how? The ensuing economic challenges are going to impact The Heatons (and UK) property market, yet no one knows the real answer. The newspapers eulogise different opinions, but that's all they are – opinions and everybody's [...]

By |August 5th, 2020|

PROPERTY FOR SALE IN LEESIDE, HEATON MERSEY

Join Julian today as he braves the rain to tell you a bit more about this property in Leeside. This is a must view fantastic property, arrange a viewing here...https://www.julianwadden.co.uk/…/HMR…/stockport/sk4/leeside… https://youtu.be/BJ_A90Rs0bc

By |July 28th, 2020|

HEATONS HOMEBUYERS & LANDLORDS SET TO SAVE £1,282,220 IN STAMP DUTY OVER NEXT NINE MONTHS

The British are infatuated with owning their own property and politicians know that. Margaret Thatcher used it as a vote winner in 1979 when she allowed council house tenants to buy their own home. Coming to the present day, Boris Johnson’s Conservative government have anxieties that the Brits have not been buying [...]

By |July 15th, 2020|

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ABOUT THE BLOG

This blog follows the property and buy to let market in The Heatons. You’ll find insight, commentary and analysis that relates specifically to the Four Heatons of Heaton Moor, Heaton Norris, Heaton Chapel and Heaton Mersey, along with the latest investment deals from all agents in the area.

JULIAN BETHELL – CO-AUTHOR

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I’ve worked in the local property market for over a decade and I’m a director of Julian Wadden. I am really passionate about The Heatons, so if you have any property related questions, whether it be buying, selling, investment property advice or just curious about what’s happening this very moment in the Four Heatons property market, then just pop into my office, alternatively call or e-mail me. I look forward to hearing from you and having a chat.

0161 432 1115

jbethell@julianwadden.co.uk

JORDANA MCVARNOCK – CO-AUTHOR

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I am fascinated by how vibrant our local lettings market is in The Heatons. If you have any questions about letting, current rental returns and yields, tax or legal changes for landlords or anything else BTL related I would love to have a chat. So please pop into the office, call or e-mail:

0161 442 1118

jordanamcvarnock@julianwadden.co.uk

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