Is this bad news for buy to let Colchester landlords?

2.7% Drop in Essex and Colchester Property Transactions – Is the Buy to Let Dream Over

In this post credit crunch world of sub terrain low interest and annuity rates so low a limbo dancer would smart, the growth of buy to let since 2009 has been phenomenal. So much so, there has been an evolution in purchase of property in the UK from that of just buying the roof over … Read more2.7% Drop in Essex and Colchester Property Transactions – Is the Buy to Let Dream Over

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38% of People in Colchester Rent – Is that Healthy?

The Pros and Cons of Home Ownership and Renting Explored… Renting used to be a dirty word in the 60’s and 70’s. You either lived in a ‘Rigsby Rising Damp’ style bedsit with wood chip on the wall and a coin operated electric meter (that buzzed in the night) or you lived in a council … Read more38% of People in Colchester Rent – Is that Healthy?

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16,704 “Spare” Spare Bedrooms in Colchester

Are spare bedrooms the cause of the Colchester housing crisis? That isn’t a typo, of the 50,106 households in Colchester, 16,704 of those properties don’t only have one spare bedroom, but two spare bedrooms! … and it is this topic I want to talk about this week, my Colchester Property Market Blog readers – because … Read more16,704 “Spare” Spare Bedrooms in Colchester

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Colchester’s “Generation Rent” to Grow By 2,250 Households by 2021

Buy To Let Property Prospects in Colchester… “The growth of the private rented sector, and the arrival of an investor class of buy to let landlords within it, is an issue that won’t be going away anytime soon, no matter what you read in the Daily Mail”, I said, as I chatted over a coffee … Read moreColchester’s “Generation Rent” to Grow By 2,250 Households by 2021