Property Research, Due Diligence and Hotspots

East Hertfordshire Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 21, 2015 3:00:00 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Some of the best connectivity in the East of England

Bishop’s Stortford is a particularly affluent area, partly due to the town’s status as a commuter town for the (mainly financial) workers in London. The town is also home to many people working in the tourist industry, including hotels, catering and airline staff, because it is the closest large town to Stansted Airport. 

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Hertsmere Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 18, 2015 2:54:55 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Prime commuter belt properties just 25 minutes to central London.

Hertsmere is an archetypal middle-class home counties district in the south of the prosperous county of Hertfordshire. Just beyond the northern boundary of Greater London, yet within the popular London commuter belt. The region covers some 39 square miles and is a mixture of prosperous urban and attractive rural locations.

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Stevenage Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 23, 2015 12:22:00 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

At just 25 minutes from London by train, Stevenage is the perfect commuter town

Stevenage is thriving right now. Set in the stunning Hertfordshire countryside the town has all the fundamentals buy-to-let investors are looking for.

GlaxoSmithKline and MDBA are big employers in the area, so there’s plenty of demand for quality rentals from professional tenants who work in the well-paid research and development sector.

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Huntingdon Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 27, 2015 8:30:00 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Opportunities in Cambridgeshire countryside

Huntingdon is an important bridgehead where the A1, the Great North Road crosses the River Great Ouse near to Hinchingbrooke House once home to both the Cromwell’s and then the Montagu’s (The Earls of Sandwich), where in 1660 Samuel Pepys was secretary to Edward Montagu. Huntingdon was no stranger to politics when local resident John Major became the youngest Prime Minister of the 20th Century.

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Colchester Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 20, 2015 2:00:00 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

An eclectic mix of ancient and modern

Colchester's an ancient town at the forefront of technology and innovation Situated 51 miles northeast of London it’s connected to the capital by the A12 road and the Great Eastern railway. This fast road and rail access makes it a popular town for London commuters.

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Cambridge Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 19, 2015 2:08:00 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

A breeding ground for billion-pound companies

Cambridge is a popular and thriving area, with a wealth of history. Located in the south of the county of Cambridgeshire, It has excellent road and rail connectivity throughout the region, with journey times to London taking around two hours by road and around fifty minutes by train.

The population of Cambridge is in the region of 122,700, which is a rise of just over 14% in the last ten years. The number of residents in Cambridge has grown recently, possibly due to the increase in employment opportunities in the city and surrounding region. Recent research confirms that Cambridge is greatly contributing to the national economic growth.

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Luton Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 19, 2015 9:30:00 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Property Investment Guide - Luton predicted as the next property hotspot from the ripple effect of the capital

Luton is a large town, situated alongside the M1 motorway in Bedfordshire. It has a current population of just under 260,000 people, and with a growth of around 21% over the last ten years.

Luton has been tipped by Rightmove, a leading property website, as one of three hottest locations for future housing demands over the next five years.

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Property Investment Guide Watford

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 17, 2015 1:48:00 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Property Investment Guide - A thriving town with all the benefits of a capital city

The population of the region currently stands at around 93,500. Rising fast, it’s grown at about 3.5% over the last three years and around 8.7% over the last ten year period.

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Uttlesford Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 17, 2015 11:46:00 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

A major local economy and the 'best rural area to live in the UK'

Uttlesford District is situated to the north-west of Essex, encompassing the rural towns of Thaxted, Saffron Walden and Great Dunmow, together with London Stansted Airport. 

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Three Rivers Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 17, 2015 10:55:00 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

The third most sought-after place to live for commuters in the south-east

Being located at the south-western end of Hertfordshire, one of England’s affluent ‘home counties’ Three Rivers is already a very prosperous and desirable area. Situated only 20 miles north-west of London and with excellent road and rail links, yet within a stone’s throw of attractive and tranquil countryside, some 80% of the region is designated green belt land.

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