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North Kesteven Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 1, 2016 12:28:07 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

North Kesteven – one of the country's largest food producers

North Kesteven is a largely rural region south of Lincoln in the English county of Lincolnshire. The district is known for its food production, being the largest UK producer of potatoes, wheat, poultry and cereals; the second largest producer of sugar-beet; and the fifth largest producer of pigs. Amazingly, around one fifth of the country’s food is either grown, reared or produced in Lincolnshire.

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South Kesteven Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] May 19, 2016 8:00:00 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

The district has a local regeneration plan until 2036

South Kesteven is a region in South West Lincolnshire and is famous for being the birth place of Sir Isaac Newton and also of Britain’s only female Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher.

South Kesteven District Council has a local plan until 2036 which includes: “new development requirements for the period to 2036, in particular providing for the objectively assessed housing needs of the district”. The also district has plans for an additional 13,600 homes.

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Charnwood Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] May 10, 2016 5:20:37 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

The area will benefit from a new hi-tech enterprise zone.

The Borough of Charnwood is a centrally located region which is administered by the university town of Loughborough, which is its largest town and commercial centre. 

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Property Investment Guide Nottingham

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 20, 2015 3:09:00 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Property Investment Guide - £3.5 billion of investment shows a city that’s serious about its future

Located 130 miles from London, just over 80 miles to Manchester and 53 to Birmingham, Nottingham is a perfectly placed city.

The population of Nottingham and its suburbs currently stands at around 730,000. The region’s population has grown at just under 2.3% over the last two years. Nottingham has the largest percentage of 16-24 year olds in the country, primarily due to the city’s two universities.

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Northampton Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 19, 2015 4:05:00 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

An engineering hub with excellent capital connectivity

Northampton is situated on the River Nene, about 67 miles north-west of London and 50 miles south-east of Birmingham.

Historically the waterways paved the way forward for Northampton’s popularity and expansion and it became a major trade route for Birmingham, Manchester and London and has been expanding ever since. The 2011 census listed Northampton with a population of 212,100.

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Lincoln Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 18, 2015 5:22:00 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

A hub of business distribution in the East Midlands

Situated in the East Midlands, Lincoln is a very promising region, that as yet, has not been hit by the ripple effect of price rises spreading outwards from London.

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Leicester Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 18, 2015 3:58:00 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

The 10th largest city in England has a GVA of £19 billion and counting

Leicester is a city in the East Midlands, that makes up part of county of Leicestershire. The city lies on the River Soar and sits at the edge of The National Forest. It is one of the oldest cities in England

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Derby Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 17, 2015 11:53:00 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

The UK’s innovation capital is planning regeneration on a massive scale

Derby is the UK’s most central city and is at the heart of the country’s transport network, with a ‘travel to work’ population of 2.1 million people. 

The population of the city is currently around 248,700, a rise of about 7.8% in the last 10 years. As the UK capital for innovation, Derby has 38.5% of its workforce employed in professional functions which makes a great buy-to-let investment location.

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