Month: January 2015

Election manifesto to support private landlords

The Residential Landlord Association has published its manifesto for the general election taking place this May.

They promote that the major UK political parties should consider the needs of the UK private landlords, as they are key to the UK economy. Private landlords currently invest a net sum of £50 billion into the UK housing market each year.

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Landlord Investment Critical

With an increasing number of young professionals unable to get onto the property ladder, this year will see the private rental market boom as the tenancy demand increases across the region.

Fran Mulhall, Operations and Lettings Manager at GFW Letting, the urban property rental specialists based in Newcastle upon Tyne, explains why this is a crucial time for North East landlords who need to ensure they’re making wise property investments.

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ONS Review November House Price Index Report

The Office for National Statistics have released a review of the House Price Index for November 2014.

The statistics map key trends and the January report illustrates an increase in UK house prices, although they are down on the year compared to October 2014.

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Landlord Offer

GFW Letting are running a limited offer throughout January which will see all landlords who instruct us with a new property before the end of the month receive a £50 Intu shopping voucher.

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Land Registry HPI – November 2014

Last week the Land Registry released their latest House Price Index for November 2014.

The report analyses house price data across England and Wales and informs on trends. It provides a guide and advises on the average price paid, monthly charge, annual charge and number of property transactions within a defined period.

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