£9m a year black hole in the Evesham property market – Is Buy to Let Immoral? (Part 2)

‘An Englishman’s home is his castle’ as Maggie Thatcher lauded – everyone should own their own home. In 1971, around 50% of people owned their own home and, as the baby-boomers got better jobs and pay, that proportion of homeowners rose to 69% by 2001. Homeownership was here to stay as many baby boomers assumed

Are young buyers in Evesham & Pershore sacrificing safety and security to buy a home?

Young people are more likely to buy a home regardless of safety, flood or crime risks as long as the price is right, according to research by home insurers, Aviva. It seems that perhaps unsurprisingly, price and affordability have the greatest influence on the buying decisions of youngsters. Around a third of would-be home buyers

Evesham sees returns of over 7% on rental market investments

According to Rightmove.co.uk, most of the house sales in Evesham over the past year were detached properties, which on average sold for £286,781. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £153,898 and semi-detached properties averaged at £183,799. Evesham currently has an overall average price of £196,943*. In the past year house prices in the