75% of Derby OAP’s own their own home!

I posted a recent article about Baby Boomers and Millennials and promised to look in detail at how the older generation fit into the Derby property market and here it is! Firstly, do you think the headline is astonishing? Yes, that number is staggering isn’t it… The figures… Of the 25,389 households in Derby where the […]

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HMO’s – the next Big Thing?

One of the largest buy-to-let mortgage providers, Paragon, has reported that of the landlords planning to purchase property in the next 12 months, around 31% want to buy a House in Multiple Occupation (HMO). This has increased from around 13% of landlords just three months ago. This is the highest level since 2017 and indicates […]

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How Property Affordability in Derby has Changed…

The 6th June 2019 marked the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day landings and whilst watching the coverage and images on television, it prompted me to think of the huge changes that have happened to Derby, and more specifically, the Derby property market since WW2. Back in 1944, the average wage in Derby was just over £5 […]

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Investments… Stocks, Gold, Savings or Property?

I was out for a couple of Friday night beers at the local and a couple of the people I was with started chatting about investing and where best to invest your money. As with a lot of these things after a couple of IPA’s, a bet evolved between the four of us along the […]

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Create Your Personal ‘Buy-to-Let Road Trip’…

Property Investment can be a very financially rewarding experience… or it can easily turn into a financial nightmare! We’ve found that the most successful landlords are the ones who squeeze the most out of their potential investment and have a predetermined goal or endgame. With this in mind, we have developed our ‘Buy-to-Let Road Trip’ which […]

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How Has Mortgage Lending Changed?

Lender confidence in the Buy-to-Let sector is on the up as the number of Buy-to-Let mortgage products now available is increasing all the time. This, despite more legislation as well as changes to landlord taxation rules. Irresponsible mortgage lending was largely blamed for the financial crash in the late ‘noughties’ and, not surprisingly, lenders were […]

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Buy to Let of the Week

Here are our Buy-to-Let recommendations this week brought to you by Simon Joyce, our Derby property expert. Be quick though, some of these properties do sell during the time taken to record the video and post it on the site!  Please note that these properties are general recommendations only and may not suit all types […]

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Buy to Let of the Week

Here are our Buy-to-Let recommendations this week brought to you by Simon Joyce, our Derby property expert. Be quick though, some of these properties do sell during the time taken to record the video and post it on the site!  Please note that these properties are general recommendations only and may not suit all types […]

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Buy to Let of the Week

Here are our Buy-to-Let recommendations this week brought to you by Simon Joyce, our Derby property expert. Be quick though, some of these properties do sell during the time taken to record the video and post it on the site!  Please note that these properties are general recommendations only and may not suit all types […]

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Buy to Let of the Week

Here are our Buy-to-Let recommendations this week brought to you by Simon Joyce, our Derby property expert. Be quick though, some of these properties do sell during the time taken to record the video and post it on the site!  Please note that these properties are general recommendations only and may not suit all types […]

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