Changes to mortgage rates – what this means for the London property market

23 October 2017

The Bank of England is expected to increase its rate for the first time in a decade, and mortgage rates are already climbing in anticipation. However, there are still some low rates available, and wise investors and London house buyers are moving quickly to ensure they benefit from the remaining deals.

The value of trees in the London housing market

19 October 2017

Buying a property in an area with trees can deliver a good return on your investment, not just on the property but on the amount spent on maintaining the trees. Equally, trees have a positive environmental impact and increase biodiversity, and the value of the benefit to health is thought to run to thousands of pounds.

Help to Buy ISAs – how have they helped the London property market?

27 September 2017

Help to Buy ISAs were created in 2015 to support first time buyers. They’ve made buying property in London a realistic option, with over 1000 homes bought through the scheme in under two years.

See why Henry Wiltshires estate agents in London feel positive about the scheme.

Hayes Canal Festival – Come and meet the Hayes team this Sunday 24th

21 September 2017

People buy property in Hayes because of quality new developments, great transport links…and fantastic family events like the Hayes Canal Festival.

Our Hayes team are volunteering at the festival and will have a stand offering the chance to get a free valuation, as well as a bouncy castle for the children, so come along and meet the team!

Serviced offices – a new asset class for London’s commercial property investors

19 September 2017

The London commercial property market is seeing a higher demand for serviced offices as working practices change with the times. Business owners have the benefits of an office address for a fraction of the cost of running a whole premises.

Find out more about investing in commercial office space and the returns you could earn.