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Goodfellows Blog & Local News

March 27th 2015
A year of celebration!
February 12th 2015
New Generation
There is a new generation of landlords joining the buy-to-let market.  Pensioners are looking to invest in property to fund the...
February 12th 2015
Buy to Let - A quick reminder
As you know, being a landlord can be a lucrative business, if you treat it as a business rather than a hobby. We have put toget...
January 21st 2015
Rising Rents
A message from Goodfellows' Lettings Director, Bernadette Keating.Rents rose 3% over the course of 2014 according to data from ...
January 19th 2015
Safe as houses
During 2014 our housing market has recovered and is gathering momentum.  According to figures from Zoopla, the average property...
January 19th 2015
Landlord News
Information from Spareroom.co.uk – which is a flat and house share website, indicates that over a quarter of landlords are plan...
November 13th 2014
Latest Tenant Arrears Tracker
According to the latest Tenant Arrears Tracker by LSL Property Services PLC, tenants are rebuilding their financial position, w...
November 13th 2014
Buy-to-let sector value approaches £1tn
Research has found that the value of Britain’s rental properties has expanded by £302bn since 2009 and is now £930.7bn.  Kent R...
September 18th 2014
A day in the life…
of a Property Manager is a busy one and depends on building good relationships.  I spoke to Laura, at Goodfellows’ Morden offic...
September 18th 2014
Yearly rental demand increase
Demand for rental properties has increased over the last 12 months with rents in London increasing by 6% to £1515 per calendar ...
September 18th 2014
Expanding your portfolio?
Recent research from HSBC has shown that buy to let properties which have already been renovated are on average 43% more expens...
September 3rd 2014
Landlord? Maximise your rental return…
If you are a landlord and own a property in a city or town a furnished rental could offer you the best returns for your investm...