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The government are considering plans to offer homeowners the option to switch their mortgage supplier within a week, it currently can take up to three months to transfer to a new provider.Read more…
The announcement to increase Stamp Duty earlier this year, saw a surge of landlords investing in properties, to try and beat the 3% surcharge deadline. As a result, research suggests the rental market has been flooded, providing tenants with an abundance of properties which is also highlighted by data derived from Rightmove, showing an 11.5% rise in rental properties listed in April.Read more…
Nationwide has announced the age limit for people paying off mortgages will rise by 10 years to 85 and will be in force from July. This move comes as Halifax increases its age limit for mortgages from 75 to 80 from Monday.Read more…
It has been reported that nearly 23% of the population is currently aged over 60 and the forecast over the next 20 years suggests this figure is set to increase to 29%, raising the current median age from 40 to nearly 43.Read more…
According to Nationwide Building Society, UK house price growth slowed in April following the surge of buying in March.Read more…
On Friday 15th April 2016, the 13th ESTAS Awards took place at the Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London and was hosted by TV property expert Phil Spencer.Read more…
The government has made a surprise announcement to change the tax rules for anyone buying a house that includes a “granny flat” or annex.Read more…
According to a recent survey published this week, indications suggest the growth in construction of new homes in the UK has hit it's lowest level in three years in March.Read more…
BBC Business News Website reports "Buy to let landlords should face new limits on the amount they can borrow, the Bank of England has proposed.Read more…
The latest research indicates house prices in Brighton and Hove have soared to nearly 500% over the past two decades. Average prices have seen a jump from £50,000 in 1995 to £295,000 in 2015, according to the Office for National Statistics.Read more…
Pleasure to deal with Joanne and Steve. Really impressed with level of personal attention and care.
Graham & Caroline Andrews
Very happy with everyone we dealt with; We would like to particularly single out Nick Franklin, who was outstanding. We also appreciated Kevin Wormald's guidance...
Lucy Hemingway & James Martin
Very knowledgeable on market/area. Tracie was absolutely fantastic, helpful, patient and always kept us abreast of progress. We felt confident in Nick's ability to negotiate...
Very good service, sound knowledge and professionalism.
St Albans Resident
Since letting our property with yourselves, I have been very impressed with the service that you provide - I have peace of mind about the...
We cannot fault Chris Gardner - Really friendly, genuine, helpful and professional - Thank you!
Hi John and the team
Now the sale has gone through and been completed I have reflected on the transaction and just wanted to let...
C Taylor & S A Degroot
Friendly, helpful team; very professional.
Special mention to Steve who went above and beyond when we were selling our house suddenly (and quickly!) and to Joanne who has been very...
Mia Cooper & Stuart Chittenden
Ashtons Redbourn truly are the best estate agent team I have had the pleasure of selling property with and we can't thank you enough for...
JP, David, Neil and Joe all advised, supported and were incredibly active on my behalf throughout the sale. A fantastic team.
Great communication throughout and I was kept in the loop at all times. As a customer, I felt that Sally & Nicky were 10 out...
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