Property Research, Due Diligence and Hotspots

Kidbrooke Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 14, 2018 6:14:07 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Out with the old. In with the brilliant

Over the past six years Kidbrooke has undergone a terrific transformation into a place that people are truly proud to call home. The desirability of Kidbrooke is skyrocketing thanks to an ambitious £1bn regeneration scheme that has seen the demolition of the old Ferrier Estate to make way for a vibrant and attractive village with a pleasant sense of community and environment.

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Kidbrooke - Complete transformation with a bright future around the corner

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 8, 2017 3:47:00 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Kidbrooke lies in London’s Royal Borough of Greenwich, a popular destination for residents and visitors alike, where people from all over the world come to enjoy historic locations such as the Royal Observatory, the Queen’s House and the National Maritime Museum.

Kidbrooke’s proximity to central London and its swift transport links make it a very desirable location for city workers and young professionals working in areas such as Bank and Canary Wharf. The massive regeneration of the area as well as big demand for property creates the perfect equation for price growth, and investors who put their money into Kidbrooke are very likely to see healthy returns as the area continues to improve over the next 15-20 years and beyond.That means Kidbrooke  property investment is right for you if you're looking for a London regeneration area.

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Salford - A City of economic growth and investment opportunity

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 7, 2017 9:09:00 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood


HSBC’s annual survey found that Manchester was Britain’s buy-to-let hotspot (This is Money 3.06.15) with average buy-to-let yields of 7.98%.

Rental properties make up more than a quarter of Manchester’s housing stock and the largest proportion in Britain. Annual rents have risen 7% in the 12 months up to July 2016 in Salford according to Rightmove.

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Camberwell Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] May 15, 2017 9:15:46 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

A new build boom in London’s latest investment hotspot

Camberwell is a south London district superbly located just 2.5 miles from the South Bank and 3 miles from the City. It’s close to London’s major employment areas alongside plenty of its leisure destinations too. With great transport links Camberwell is becoming a trendy place to live among young professionals. This is also due to the growing desirability of its now fashionable neighbours Brixton and Peckham.

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Crossrail Hotspots: Best Areas to Invest

[fa icon="calendar'] May 11, 2017 1:09:43 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Crossrail Property Investment Opportunities

Crossrail has the potential to transform specific areas along its route. The economic impact is already being seen. Journey times across London and into key employment locations will be slashed, The need for more homes is boosting regeneration projects, particularly near Crossrail stations. Where's the best area to invest near Crossrail?

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Property investors see investments grow in booming Manchester

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 15, 2016 11:06:55 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Property Investors - Manchester, the second capital of the UK

­Manchester is referred to as the UK’s second capital thanks to its booming economy, and the city is an attractive alternative for young professionals priced out of London.

In fact, Manchester has become so attractive, 54,000 people moved here since 2009, and it's estimated another 96,000 will live in Manchester by 2024.

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Property Investment Guide Trafford

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 8, 2016 4:47:05 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Property Investment Guide - Trafford has above national average incomes

The Metropolitan Borough of Trafford is a prosperous area. It is the only borough in Greater Manchester (apart from Manchester itself) to be above the national average for weekly income, and is on average the highest in the county.

Trafford’s economy is excellent, it has a lower rate of unemployment, compared with both Greater Manchester and England as a whole and the lowest number of unemployment benefit claimants compared to all the other boroughs in Greater Manchester.

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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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Wiltshire Property Investment Guide

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 30, 2016 2:45:25 PM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

Solid buy-to-let returns in affluent Chester, the jewel of Cheshire

Wiltshire is widely known for Salisbury Plain, famous as the location of the Stonehenge and Avebury stone circles. It’s perhaps the most famous Neolithic sites in the world, as well as a training area for the British Army. 

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Elephant & Castle property no longer a white elephant for buy-to-let investors

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 20, 2016 9:44:20 AM / by Brett Alegre-Wood

When hearing the words “Elephant & Castle”, most Londoners immediately think of a run-down and ramshackle area dominated by a double roundabout of traffic turmoil and two large and loathsome estates – the Heygate and Aylesbury, both of which look, feel, and smell of decades of decay and neglect.

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