100,690 people use Pershore Station each year – How does that affect the Pershore Property Market?

It might surprise you that it isn’t always the most picturesque villages around Pershore or the most popular Pershore streets where properties sell and let the quickest. Quite often, it’s the ones that have the best transport links. After all, there is a reason why one of the most popular property programmes on television is called; Location, Location, Location! As

‘Generation Rent (Forever)’ – 324 Pershore tenants have no intention of ever buying a property to call home

The good old days of the 1970’s and 1980’s eh … with such highlights lowlights as 24% inflation, 17% interest rates, 3 day working week, 13% unemployment, power cuts … those were the days (not)… but at least people could afford to buy their own home. So why aren’t the 20 and 30 somethings buying

Could Evesham & Pershore benefit as Government aims for a million new homes by 2020?

Communities Secretary Sajid Javid MP has unveiled plans to spend £2bn on an accelerated construction scheme to get more homes built on public owned brownfield sites. Speaking at the Conservative Party Conference this week, he also announced a new £3bn Home Building Fund, offering loans to encourage further housing development. With ambitious plans to build

Demand for rental homes still riding high in Evesham & Pershore

Demand for rental property rose again during the summer, according to a recent survey of UK letting agents. In August, letting agents registered an average 37 prospective tenants per branch. In Evesham, Pershore and the Cotswolds, the Johnsons team experienced another record month, moving new tenants into a home every two days, on average. The

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Is it time for Evesham & Pershore landlords to be greedy?

Unsurprisingly, many landlords have become unsettled in recent months by news of a ‘crackdown on buy-to-let’ in the form of higher taxes for property investors. However, experience tells us that quite often, behind every challenge hides an opportunity. One of my favourite investment quotes comes from Warren Buffett, arguably the world’s most successful investor. The

What will Government policy really mean for Evesham and Pershore landlords?

Last week, I had the opportunity to meet former MP, Cabinet Minister and Deputy Conservative Party leader, Michael Portillo at our annual ARLA Conference in London. As a keynote speaker at the event, Mr Portillo spoke about the UKs housing market and its current challenges. One question posed during the subsequent Q&A session suggested that