Tag: Residential Lettings

Net yields rise for buy-to-let landlords as the timescales to find a tenant falls

The cost of agreeing a new tenancy rose 3.7% over the past year with rental growth continuing to be driven by London and the East of England, according to Countrywide Residential Lettings, the UK’s largest lettings agency.

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Countrywide Lettings Scoop Top 4 Industry Awards

Countrywide plc, the UK’s largest integrated property services group, has been named Large Lettings Agency of the Year, Employer of the Year and Property Management Company of the Year at The Negotiator Awards 2014. Countrywide plc were also delighted to … Continue reading

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September is Property Live Month!

Let’s talk property! Welcome to Property Live, a month packed full of exclusive incentives, schemes and deals, all designed to help you fulfil your property ambitions.

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95% increase in buy to let lending reported by major lender

Specialist buy to let mortgage lender, Paragon mortgages, has reported that between Oct 2013 and June 2014 it experienced a massive 95% year on year increase in the volume of buy to let mortgage advances it administered.

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Rabbit Hutch Britain

Today’s Independent newspaper reports that millions of people are living in homes that are too small for them. The poorest households are said to be worst hit with resulting health problems for inhabitants including asthma, depression and insomnia.

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Countrywide Residential Lettings have done it again, scooping their third top award in six months

Countrywide Residential Lettings, the UK’s largest lettings agency, has won the award for ‘Lettings Agency of the Year’ at the RESI Awards 2014, held in London at the Grosvenor House Hotel.

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Industry News, Letting, Letting Agents, Property News, Renting, Tenants Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , Comments Off

Countrywide scoops Best Lettings Award

It was high fives and joyful laughter all round at the ESTAS 2014 Awards in London as Countrywide secured the award for Best Lettings Agent, presented by TV Property expert Phil Spencer.

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UK rental market expected to be strong in 2014

The private rental market in the UK should prove to be interesting in 2014 as the Help to Buy mortgages scheme is set to get more first time buyers into the market but a lack of new housing means supply … Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Latest News, Property Advice, Property Market, Renting, To Rent, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , Comments Off