Private Rental Properties in Colchester – What Size Should You Buy?

I was having an interesting chat with a Colchester buy to let landlord looking to invest in more private rental properties the other day when the subject of the size of households came up in conversation.  Post Brexit one of the reasons I think the Colchester property market will, in the medium to long term, … Read morePrivate Rental Properties in Colchester – What Size Should You Buy?

number of Colchester properties for sale now compared to 12 months ago

81.3% of Colchester Properties Have Three of More Bedrooms

Is this a Problem or an Opportunity? The orthodox way of classifying Colchester properties (and UK wide) is to count the number of bedrooms rather than the size of the house in square metres (although now we are leaving the EU – I wonder if we can go back to feet and inches?). It seems … Read more81.3% of Colchester Properties Have Three of More Bedrooms

housing density of homes in Colchester

9,800 People Live in Every Square Mile in Homes in Colchester

Is Colchester Over Crowded? Colchester is already in the clutches of a population crisis that has now started to affect the quality of life of those living in Colchester. There are simply not enough homes in Colchester to house the greater number of people wanting to live in the town. The burden on public services … Read more9,800 People Live in Every Square Mile in Homes in Colchester

Colchester Property Values Rise 0.7% Month on Month

I do like to have a coffee at Harpers Caffe on Culver Street West in Colchester. Whilst in there, a suited gentleman approached me and asked if I was the person who wrote the newsletters about the Colchester property market. We ended up having an interesting chat about the local property market, as he was … Read moreColchester Property Values Rise 0.7% Month on Month