How the rented sector has transformed the property market in Shefford

The Shefford housing market has gone through a sea change in the past decades with the Buy-to-Let (B-T-L) sector evolving as a key trend, for both Shefford tenants and Shefford landlords. A few weeks ago, the government released a white paper on housing. I have had a chance now to digest the report and wish…

Modern apartment in Shefford – great rental potential!

This property has gone onto the market with Country Properties in Shefford.  Priced sensibly at £191,000, making it an ideal purchase for an investor with a potential yield pushing 5.3%.  View ASAP before it goes.  Take a look at their advert here and give them a call quick!

Shefford First Time Buyers borrow £3.2m in the last 12 months

Starting with the bigger picture, over the last 12 months in the UK, 1,061,557 properties were sold with a total value of £223.74 bn. To give that some context, ten years ago 1,581,727 properties sold with a total value of £405.56bn, so it can be seen the number of people moving house has dropped by…

Shefford’s ‘Generation Trapped’ and the £607.6M legacy

Last week, I wrote an article on the plight of the Shefford 20 something’s often referred to by the press as ‘Generation Rent’. Attitudes to renting have certainly changed over the last twenty years and as my analysis suggested, this change is likely to be permanent. In the article, whilst a minority of this Generation…

Immaculate “nearly new” three bedroom house in Shefford

Our Satchells sales team in Shefford are advertising this attractive and “nearly new” three bedroom property for sale at £289,950.  This a property a tenant can literally move their furniture into – rental yield of around 4%.  Take a look at the advert here  and call our sales team on 01462 813235.

Superb top floor flat in Shefford with great rental potential!

Our Satchells sales team in Shefford have just started marketing what looks like a fantastic one bedroom top floor apartment in a sought after development.  At £175,000 and with potential rental yields of around 5% this is a must see for investors!  Call the Satchells team on 01462 813235.  Take a look at the advert…

Excellent investment opportunity – 5% yield!

At £150,000 this two bedroom flat just brought to the market by Sheridan’s in Shefford seems like an ideal opportunity for a landlord investing.  These flats are very popular on the rental market as they are in a great town centre location.  We would anticipate rental income around £7,800 p.a.  Take a look at the…

Investment property of the week – Shefford

  Take a look at our investment property of the week video in which we talk about this two bedroom house on the market with our Satchells sales team in Shefford.  You can also see the Rightmove advert here