Today approximately 33% of second hand houses are sold chain free, compared to only 10% ten years ago, with 2015 having the highest proportion year to date.
With so many new laws in the buy to let business, it can be increasingly difficult for landlords to self-manage their portfolios and ensure that are up to date with current legislation.
The recent September issue of Landbays Rental Index has reported an annual rise in rental prices in the UK of 3.9% for one bedroom properties. The report suggests the reason for such growth is down to the huge increase in demand from graduates looking to live near their first job.
As this year’s X factor finalists move into a glitzy 7 bedroom mansion in the exclusive Hadley wood area of London, the team at Countrywide have handpicked our very own luxury superstar properties that would be fit for any X factor winner!