Baldock Property Market vs London Property Market

Anyone would think that national news, especially when it comes to talking about the property market, is just focused on London centric. In fact, over the last 5 years, the London property market has really manipulated the UK on averages to such an extent that many lenders like the Halifax and Nationwide publish two indices,…

Baldock Tenant’s Deposits held total £604,396

With the Government preparing to control tenant’s deposits at five weeks rent, Baldock landlords will soon only be protected in the event of a single month of unpaid rental-arrears, at a time when Universal Credit has seen some rent arrears quadrupling and that’s before you consider damage to the property or solicitor costs. It cannot…

Baldock House Prices up 37.2% in the last Five Years

Over the last five years, we have seen some interesting subtle changes to the Baldock property market as buying patterns of landlords have changed ever so slightly. The background to this story was the recently published set of buy-to-let (BTL) lending statistics. Roll the clock back 12 months and 6,700 BTL mortgages were granted (in…

Baldock Property Market – Outlook for 2019

Baldock property values are currently unexpectedly 2.7% higher than at the end of 2017, notwithstanding the uncertainty and threats over the potential impact of Brexit in 2019. This has exceeded all the predictions (aka guesses) of all the City of London economists, in an astonishing sign of strength for the local Baldock and wider national…

Baldock Property Market Snapshot

We take a look at the last 12 months’ in the Baldock property market and bring you all the latest trends in our town, villages and beyond….. Click here for your free copy of the update Please feel free to call us for advice about any aspect of property or the local market – 01462…