Baldock Council Tax Payers Stung by 56.63% above Inflation Rise

Buying and selling a home in Baldock isn’t the easiest or cheapest thing you will ever do. Estate Agent fees, Solicitors fees, Survey fees, Mortgage fees, Removal Van … the costs just mount up throughout every step of the move. Last week, a Baldock landlord asked me whether the Council Tax Band made a difference…

Looking to invest in the Baldock property market….?

This seems like a good opportunity for a new landlord looking to invest in the area or for existing landlords increasing their portfolio.  Country Properties in Baldock have just brought this one bedroom top floor apartment to the market with an asking price of £172,000.  With a potential yield of around 4% plus, it has to…

Baldock’s £25,858,560 “Rentirement” Property Market Time Bomb

Yes, I said ‘rentirement’, not retirement … rentirement and it relates to the 104 (and growing) Baldock people, who don’t own their own Baldock home but rent their home, privately from a buy to let landlord and who are currently in their 50’s and early to mid-60’s. The truth is that these Baldock people are…

Buy-to-let opportunity in Baldock with good potential yield

Country Properties in Baldock have just brought this studio apartment to the market with an asking price of £105,000.  It is located in a quiet residential street on the ever popular Clothall Common development and benefits from what appears to be well presented accommodation and off road parking outside.  With an anticipated rental figure of…

  Talk to many Baldock 20 something’s, where home ownership has looked but a vague dream, many of them have been vexatious towards the Baby Boomer generation and their pushover ‘easy go lucky’ walk through life; jealous of their free university education with grants, their eye watering property windfalls, their golden final salary pensions and…

A good buy-to-let opportunity in Baldock

In a popular residential location with off road parking, this property is being marketed by Country Properties in Baldock and is offered for £120,000.  With an anticipated rental income of around £495 pcm (Yield of 4.9%) and annual maintenance charges of only £600 this is a property for investors to consider.  We have recently let…

Merry Christmas! Here’s to a great 2018 in Baldock!

I would like to wish you and your families / friends a very Merry Christmas!  I hope you have all had a great year and look forward to talking to you about the Baldock property market and working with you in the New Year!