Hi and thank you for visiting this blog. On this blog, I will talk about what is happening in the Doncaster property market, even looking at specific streets or housing estates. At other times, I will post what I consider decent buy to let deals. Some will be on the market with me (as I also sell property), but others will be on the market with other agents in Doncaster. I like to look at the whole of market and give you, what I consider the best investment opportunities.
If you see a potential deal, and want a second opinion, without hesitation, email the Rightmove link to firstname.lastname@example.org. I will always give you my honest opinion on the property and its investment potential.
In the credit crunch of 2008/9 the rate of home moving plunged to its lowest level ever. In 2009 the rate at which a typical house would change hands slumped to only once every 31.5 years. The biggest reason being that confidence was low and many homeowners didn’t want...Read more →
As the winter months draw in and the temperature starts to drop, keeping one’s home warm is vital. Yet, with the price of gas and electricity rising quicker than a Saturn V rocket and gas, oil and electricity taking on average 4.4% of a typical Brit’s pay packet (and...Read more →
As I mentioned in a previous article, the average house price in Doncaster is 5.16 times the average annual Doncaster salary. This is higher than the last peak of 2008, when the ratio was 5.11. A number of City commentators anticipated that in the ambiguity that trailed the Brexit...Read more →
I recently read a report by the Yorkshire Building Society that 54% of the country has seen wages (salaries) rise faster than property prices in the last 10 years. The report said that in the Midlands and North, salaries had outperformed property prices since 2007, whilst in other parts...Read more →
I was having a lazy Saturday morning, reading through the newspapers at my favourite coffee shop in Doncaster. I find the most interesting bits are their commentaries on the British Housing Market. Some talk about property prices, whilst others discuss the younger generation grappling to get a foot-hold on...Read more →
Moving to a bigger home is something Doncaster people with growing young families aspire to. Many people in two bedroom homes move to a three-bedroom home and some even make the jump to a four-bed home. Bigger homes, especially three-bed Doncaster homes are much in demand and it can...Read more →
The mind-set and tactics you employ to buy your first Doncaster buy to let property needs to be different to the tactics and methodology of buying a home for yourself to live in. The main difference is when purchasing your own property, you may well pay a little more...Read more →
Ethan Cooper, 37-year-old father of two from Doncaster, was out house hunting. It was a pleasant August Saturday afternoon, and our man cycles along on his bike. He cycles up a street of suburban semis, where he spots a few retired mature neighbours, chatting to each other over the...Read more →