Top Reasons at attend Uni in Leeds

Top Reasons at attend Uni in Leeds

September 19, 2016

Top Reasons to attend University in Leeds Leeds is one of the top university destinations in the UK, and thousands of young adults travel here every year to begin their higher education journey. With so many students around, Leeds has a thriving and vibrant culture that caters to students, but what is it that makes […]... Continue Reading

Finding a Property – Where to Start?

Finding a Property – Where to Start?

August 25, 2016

Finding a Property – Where to Start? So it’s time to get your own place, or to upgrade from your current one; how do you go about finding the house that’s right for you? It used to be a simple case of cruising around the area’s estate agents to see what was on offer, but […]... Continue Reading

What are students looking for in a rented property?

What are students looking for in a rented property?

August 25, 2016

What are students looking for in a rented property? Students create a huge market for rental property, and this is especially true in cities like Leeds with such a large student population. Knowing how to market your property to students is vital to attracting tenants year after year, and what makes your property attractive to […]... Continue Reading

Investment Project

Investment Project

August 23, 2016

Are you looking for a real project to get your teeth into? How about this 3 bedroom terrace property, situated in a busy residential location of Belle Isle Road, with good transport links and access to local amenities? http://www.rightmove.co.uk/property-for-sale/property-61107869.html The property is in need of quite a bit of care and attention but depending on […]... Continue Reading

How can the Bank of England affect house prices?

How can the Bank of England affect house prices?

August 9, 2016

How can the Bank of England affect house prices? When you’re applying for a mortgage, the first thing you’ll undoubtedly check is the interest rates available: how much the loan itself will cost you to take out. Usually, your mortgage will rise and fall in line with national interest rates, possibly with a period of […]... Continue Reading

Making an Offer

Making an Offer

July 22, 2016

Making an Offer; Everything You Need to Know Buying a house can be a long, drawn-out process, and even if things go smoothly you’re likely to spend many hours poring over different locations, viewing different properties and chatting to estate agents (not to mention applying for a mortgage). Once you’ve found the right house, though, […]... Continue Reading

Top Tips for Living on a Budget

Top Tips for Living on a Budget

July 19, 2016

Top Tips for Living on a Budget Managing a budget is one of the toughest challenges students face; rather than earning a monthly wage, you’re provided with a lump-sum loan which has to last several months – all well and good if your willpower is strong, but for many the temptation to spend just a […]... Continue Reading

Auction Property – 13th July

Auction Property – 13th July

July 4, 2016

Great opportunity for someone to pick up this one bedroom mid terraced property set in very popular area between Meanwood and Headingley. Has the potential to make a good BTL, expand into the attic space or just be a lovely little home for someone. This one bedroom back to back terrace is now in need […]... Continue Reading

8 Advantages of Renting to Students

8 Advantages of Renting to Students

June 16, 2016

As a landlord, you’re able to pick and choose who your tenants will be. If you’re looking for long-term tenants you might decide to market towards families, or you may prioritise single professionals for their reliability and experience, but one group that’s often written off is the student market. Many landlords think of students as […]... Continue Reading

Low Cost Ownership Options

Low Cost Ownership Options

June 8, 2016

Getting your foot on the property ladder has become tougher than ever, with rising house prices not being matched by a corresponding rise in average wages. Many people are finding the prospect of house ownership completely daunting, so to help open up the market to buyers there are several initiatives that make owning your first […]... Continue Reading