Market Slows As Uncertainty Grows
Now that the new stamp duty legislation is in place, the rush from investors to purchase buy-to-let properties has all but diminished and the market seems to be on a go-slow with builders and buyers uncertain of what the future holds for the region’s housing market. Here, Fran Mulhall, Regional Operations Manager at North East property specialists GFW Letting, explains why.Read More
GFW Letting is moving into sales
Over the last three years, we’ve focused on providing landlords the best lettings and property management service. Our extensive experience and proactive approach have earned us awards and we’ve successfully let out a wide range of properties across Newcastle and Northumberland. Naturally, we’ve had a lot of them tell us they wished we could extend and our offering into sales and due to growing demand, we have!
BTL changes signal worrying times for landlords and tenants
Recent changes to lettings legislation and the rise in stamp duty have meant that it’s already proving to be a challenging year for a number of landlords. The Government have wanted to make strides towards making home ownership a more accessible prospect; however in a number of cases this seems to be at the expense of landlords.