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  • Savvy property investors pinpoint demand to pinpoint future value When you invest in property for the long term, just as when you invest in any other asset, one of the factors that determine value is a simple economic rule: supply and demand. When demand outpaces supply, prices will rise – and vice versa. If you could only tell which towns and cities across the UK have the greatest ...

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  • Manchester is on the move as a smart global city Manchester’s destination as one of the world’s truly ‘smart’ cities is no more evident than in its transport system – one which is already linked to property investment success. And in this arena, the CityVerve project is delivering on what it promises: to consult with the public, meet the challenges of a rapidly growing population, a...

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  • When a city invests in new businesses as Birmingham is, you should follow the money The local economy, business investment, and start-ups: three factors you should investigate before deciding to invest in property in any location. But what makes a city sparkle in these areas? What drives start-ups to open, and then become sustainable businesses that grow and drive opportunities for ...

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  • A good record-keeping system can save you money and make you a better investor Property has proven to be a great long-term investment, with values doubling on average every seven to ten years. Unfortunately, where there’s profit, there’s usually a taxman waiting to nab some of it. Income and capital gains from property investment are not out of the taxman’s reach. Savvy investors w...

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  • Why property investment in Manchester is the smart option Modern cities are becoming technological hubs. They live and breathe technology. They are becoming ‘smart’. It makes them much more attractive places to live and work. In turn, this makes them more attractive for property investment. Manchester is at the forefront of this type of city development – not just in the UK, but in ...

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  • Should you flip off-plan property? As part of its desperate attempts to raise as much tax revenue as possible, in 2016 the government introduced the additional property surcharge for stamp duty land tax (SDLT or ‘stamp duty’). It is raising more than £2 billion each year. That’s money mostly out of the pockets of property investors. As you can imagine, this extra stamp duty is a dr...

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  • Inflation-beating capital growth and rental increases are fully justified Property prices are growing fast in Birmingham. With a rise of 5.9% over the last year, house prices in Birmingham are outpacing most of the UK’s top 20 cities and rising at almost double the rate of inflation. It makes Birmingham one of the UK’s current property hotspots. The Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2...

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  • Strategies that help you avoid a completion nightmare Life can get in the way of even the best-laid plans. One of the risks of investing in off-plan property is that your life changes in some way and you can’t complete on the property. In this article, you’ll discover that there are, in fact, several things you can do to either prepare for or deal with life’s unexpected events.

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  • Regeneration is underway in Hayes at the moment. Hillingdon Council, which Hayes falls under, has received a £4.5 million grant from Transport for London for the purpose of revitalising the town centre, with plans for better shops, cycle paths, a reduction in traffic and more town centre car parking. As well as the investment from TfL, the mayor’s Outer London Fund has offered grants to several ...

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  • Richmond is prime London commuter territory with trains to Waterloo taking only 19 minutes. Employment figures across the region are excellent. In 2013 the borough had the lowest unemployment rate, highest male employment rate & the 3rd highest gross annual pay. According to research by Knight Frank, property in Richmond outperformed central London’s prime areas in 2014 due to the ‘ripple effect...

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  • Known as the powerhouse of London and a haven of small business, Ealing can also be a powerhouse for your investment! And with 5 crossrail stations under construction the area will see a surge in property prices and rental income! Read our free Property Investment Guide to find out more about Ealing and its investment opportunities here http://hubs.ly/H04H1hZ0

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  • The second most desirable commuter town, with the average travel cost being just £1,000 or less and the average property price rising 26% over the past 5 years! There is significant investment in the area including new health and leisure facilities and three 34 floor skyscrapers including 400 apartments. Download the FREE investment guide here http://hubs.ly/H04GZHn0

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  • Guildford has been identified as one of the strongest regional economies outside of London in a survey by the UK Vitality Index, thanks to its affluence, low levels of unemployment and high-status educational offerings. The area is sure to see more growth, as Guildford Borough Council has made clear that its strategy for the future is for ‘smart economic growth’, driving growth through improved...

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  • Leeds has a powerful local economy worth £53bn, responsible for 5% of the UK's Gross Value Added (GVA). It's also ranked as one of the UK's top 5 cities for growth, not surprising when its business services sector is set to grow by 51% by 2022. Leeds' finance and insurance industry is worth over £2.1bn, the fifth largest in the UK, and the city is home to over 100,000 businesses. 95% of resident...

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  • A £269m regeneration programme, launched by The Royal Borough of Greenwich, is underway to transform three council estates in Woolwich and provide major job and training opportunities locally, including 90 apprenticeships over the duration of the scheme. Greenwich is located closely to major London locations such as Canary Wharf (16 mins), Liverpool Street Station (33 mins) and London Bridge (2...

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  • Cheshire West & Chester is a great area of opportunity for buy-to-let property investors. The area is home to a student body of around 19,000, which helps drive rental demand and prices in the area. Several large-scale regeneration projects are underway in the area, including the building of a new cultural centre, set to open in Q4 2016. Chester has fantastic transport connections to major citi...

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  • #Oldham, located in the Greater #Manchester area, is a fantastic place for #property #investors looking for property in the North West. Prices here are lower than average, but it's in the top 10 for rental yields at 4.89%. Multi-million pound regeneration projects are transforming the area and adding more housing stock, ensuring a growing population and demand for residential properties. Fin...

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  • Almost half of the Top 500 businesses in the north west of England are based in the Greater Manchester region. The £600m 'Northern Rail' project is set to drastically improve transport links in the area, which is sure to attract new residents and business. “VisionTameside” is a multi million pound master plan, delivering a new exciting future for Tameside by attracting new businesses, and creati...

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  • Trafford is a prosperous area of Greater Manchester, thanks in part to average weekly earnings exceeding the national average. It's home to the Trafford Centre (Intu), the UK's largest shopping centre based on retail size. It's estimated 10% of the UK's population lives within 45 minutes of the shopping centre. Trafford Park is home to around 1,400 businesses with a total of between 35,000 and...

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  • Affluent Bolton, part of the Greater Manchester area, is a great place for buy-to-let property investors to consider. The reasons are simple: it's unemployment figures are almost down to pre-recession levels, and it's becoming an increasingly attractive place to businesses. While Bolton's still an industrial town in many ways, it's now also home to many companies in the data processing, hi-tech...

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  • Salford in Greater Manchester has a lot to offer buy-to-let property investors. In late 2015, the area was home to around 8,700 businesses, supporting around 127,000 workers. Salford's strong local economy has increased by 12% since 2004, which is above the UK average. Several multi-million pound regeneration investments are also being made in the area, ensuring continued growth. Find out more ...

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  • Property investors interested in areas that are seeing a lot of growth and regeneration will love Manchester. This blossoming city is the ninth strongest regional economy in Europe, and is expected to outperform cities like Paris, Berlin and Tokyo in job growth over the next five years at an estimated 3.8% increase between 2015-2020, according to experts at Oxford Economics. If that wasn't enoug...

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  • Interested in investing in buy-to-let property in London's commuter towns? Then Slough could be the perfect choice for you! Slough has a thriving local economy, contributing around £8bn to the UK's economy, double the UK average. It's also said to have the highest concentration of European headquarters in the UK, being home to employers like Amazon, Honda and o2. The town centre is also being r...

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  • For investors interested in investing in property in south London and commuter towns, Croydon really is a perfect choice. Regeneration worth billions, great transport links, green space, shops & leisure offerings mean this gem has it all. And what's even better is that it's only 16 minutes by train from Gatwick and London Victoria! To download the full guide, go to: http://hubs.ly/H04gy8s0

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  • Brownfield sites will provide the space for exceptional mixed-use developments Better use of brownfield sites, a lower impact on greenbelt, and a refocusing on Manchester’s city centres. That’s what the redrafted Greater Manchester Spatial Framework (GMSF) promises property investors, homebuyers and residents in the vibrant city region. In this article, you’ll learn more about thes...

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  • The 10 steps between signing an off-plan contract and taking delivery of a new build home Property investors who are investing in off-plan property for the first time have many questions. One of the most common is how a property moves from off-plan to new build. While each site is different, the project management of each new home follows a similar path. It’s a journey that is well ...

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  • 7 off-plan contract clauses you should understand In a recent article, we discussed 13 issues your solicitor must uncover when you invest in off-plan property. In this article, we look at the off-plan contract in a little more detail and some of the clauses that make it so different to other property contracts.

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