Author: Eleanor Harvey

All the latest news, data and analysis covering the UK property market, keeping property investors, landlords and current or prospective homeowners ahead of the curve.
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Buy-to-let Landlords
Eleanor Harvey

Property investors: Offer Instagram-ready homes to attract tenants

Today’s renters are increasingly looking for high-quality, well-designed, modern homes, and property investors should emphasise these features to fill their properties. Build-to-rent – made up of purpose-built homes for tenants – still makes up a

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UK Housing Market
Eleanor Harvey

Should you invest in property near the new HS2 stations?

It’s been marred by delays and difficulties, but the approach of HS2 is creating bubbles of interest among those looking to invest in property near the new line. The likes of Birmingham in Phase One,

house price predictions
UK Housing Market
Eleanor Harvey

Latest house price predictions show slower levelling off period

Knight Frank’s house price predictions for the next five years have been revised, as the estate agent points out some lessons we’ve learned from the pandemic. High levels of demand have continued to outweigh the

ground rent flat
Trending News
Eleanor Harvey

Do I still have to pay ground rent on my leasehold flat?

A game-changing new law has just come into effect abolishing ground rent on new leasehold residential properties, but what are the rules for existing flats? The Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022 came into force

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Alternative Investments
Eleanor Harvey

Landlords: short-term lets could earn you 21% more, but is it worth it?

In the right conditions, short-term lets can reap much greater rewards than traditional buy-to-let, but they’re not something to take on lightly. Property investors increasingly turned towards short-term lets during the pandemic, as the number


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Liverpool waterfront: one of the most desirable property hotspots


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