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Investment Rental Return Rates And Rental Yields Explained

Investment Rental Return Rates And Rental Yields Explained

Jonathan talks about how rental yields and returns work, in reply to a question emailed in. Investment rental return rates and yields, could you please explain how they work? Investment Rental Return Rates And Rental Yields Explained Investment rental return rates and yields, Jonathan R...

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Impact Of An Electricity Substation On The Value Of A House

Impact Of An Electricity Substation On The Value Of A House

Jonathan answers a question from Zoopla User PeterDesmond. What is the typical impact on the price of a house if an electricity substation is next to the property? Impact Of An Electricty Substation On Property Value What is the typical impact on the price of a house if an electricity s...

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What To Consider When Choosing An Auction Room

What To Consider When Choosing An Auction Room

This question was from Zoopla User propertyowl. We have also created a resource with everything you need to know about selling your house at auction here, which you may be interested in as well. What To Consider When Choosing An Auction House To Sell Choosing the right auctioneer is crucia...

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Do Students Or Young People Need A Guarantor To Rent?

Do Students Or Young People Need A Guarantor To Rent?

This question was from Zoopla User kayjeffrey. I would like to know what documents a 21 year old student would have to show to rent a house after university and would they need a guarantor to sign as guarantors for them? Could somebody let me know about this please? Only we won't be signing as...

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Agent Premium Packs - Are They Worth £500

Agent Premium Packs - Are They Worth £500

The recent upturn in the property market has seen a reduction in the average fees charged by estate agents. This is because houses are selling faster, the quicker sale means quicker turn over for the agent allowing them to cut price to compete for business. Never slow to find new wa...

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Worthing Elf Record Event - Pictures & Videos

Worthing Elf Record Event - Pictures & Videos

On the 7th December we held our attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the most elves in one place, all in aid of the two Worthing charities St Barnabas and Chestnut Tree House. We've managed to break the record with an estimated number of 1276 and raised an estimated £1500+ for our char...

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Taking The Bath Out And Replacing With A Two Person Shower

Taking The Bath Out And Replacing With A Two Person Shower

This question is from Zoopla user tinaass who asking about replacing a bath with a shower and how this could effect saleability. Taking the bath out replacing with a two person shower. We rent a one bedroom flat and have just been asked if they could replace the bath with a shower. My husband an...

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Buying Direct From Owner - What To Watch Out For

Buying Direct From Owner - What To Watch Out For

Many see a direct sale from an owner as property's Holy Grail. No estate agents to interfere with the process or charge fees, so it normally means that the house is going to be a pretty good buy, doesn't it? Quite possibly, but there are a few things to look out for first. Establ...

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Not From London And Not Sure Where To Buy A Property

Not From London And Not Sure Where To Buy A Property

This question was from Zoopla user maggie1961. Not from London, not sure where to buy. Having to try and buy a 3 bed house somewhere (anywhere!) in London on budget of £425K max. Can anyone recommend areas to look in? South East looks the most promising. Worried as I keep seeing nice Victo...

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Finding An Estate Agent That Doesn't Do Credit Checks

Finding An Estate Agent That Doesn't Do Credit Checks

This question is from Zoopla user louisehanna and asks about finding an estate agent that doesn't do any credit checks. Where do I find an estate agency that doesn't do credit checks as I've been and emailed everyone that I know of and all I've got back is 'we don't accept housing benefit and you...

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