The £537,202 Ticking Time Bomb for Baldock Landlords

“I just love looking over and keeping up to date the 108 pieces of legislation that govern the rental of residential property in the UK” …Said, no Baldock Landlord, ever If you are one of the 226 Baldock landlord’s that manages your own property, would it surprise you to know that there are 108 separate…

Baldock House Prices vs Baldock Rents since 2006

The Baldock housing market is a fascinating beast and has been particularly interesting since the Credit Crunch of 2008/9 with the subsequent property market crash. There is currently some talk of a ‘property bubble’ nationally as Brexit seems to be the ‘go-to’ excuse for every issue in the Country. Upon saying that, looking at both…

Value of Baldock Property Market falls £14.1m

  The combined value of Baldock’s housing market has fallen by £14,143,206 in the last 6 months, meaning the average value of a Baldock property has decreased in value by an average of £3,993. This is great news for Baldock first time buyers and Baldock buy to let landlords, as there is a slight hesitation…

‘Taxing’ Time for the 330 Baldock Buy To Let Landlords

  Over the last twenty years, there has been a shift in the way the Baldock (and the UK’s) property market works. In the 1960’s, 70’s, 80’s and 90’s, a large majority of twenty somethings saved up their 5% deposit, went without life’s luxuries of going out and holidays etc., for a couple of years…

Additional 329 Baldock Rented Homes Required by 2027

I have been doing some research, looking both at National and Regional reports on the demand and supply of property and people together with future projections on the economy, population and family demographics with some interesting results.  According to the Office of National Statistics, in the last financial year nationally, private renting grew by 74,000…

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…