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Chorley & Leyland Property Blog – The Shifting Chorley & Leyland Property Market…

  The Local property market is on the verge of a ‘tipping point’. The rate of house price growth has started to ease with a reduction in the number of properties that will sell in the coming 12 to 18 months. Yet, rising interest rates and the cost-of-living issues won’t knock everybody out of the […]

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HAS THE LOCAL PROPERTY MARKET PEAKED?

Should you buy now or wait for the bargains? Many commentators believe we have seen the peak of the local property market. So, should savvy bargain hunters wait for house prices to fall? Or could postponing your house buying for any anticipated house price drop be a costly mistake? Over the last two years, the […]

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Thinking of selling your home? Then it’s time to take control of your clutter…

First impressions make a huge impact when it comes to selling your home so one that’s clear of clutter is sure to strike the right chord with potential buyers. Just imagine yourself walking into a home to find piles of shoes clogging up the hallway or stacks of junk on the bedside table – it […]

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Chorley & Leyland Property Blog – 82% Drop in Local Council Houses in the Last 40 Years

In 1981, 17.1% of properties in Chorley & Leyland were council houses. Today, that figure stands at 3.1%, a proportional drop of 82%. Why has the number of council houses dropped so much in those 40 years? How has that changed the dynamics of the local property market in those 40 years? The ability of […]

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The Landlord Compliance Health Check – Are you compliant?

ATTENTION LANDLORDS Reports that one of the most prominent Estate Agents in the UK had allowed its landlords to open to fines of between £9million and £30million in the last few weeks. This is because they allegedly failed to send some paperwork to their tenants when their tenancy started. This has had many landlords picking […]

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Chorley & Leyland Property Blog – Why Are There So Few Local Homes For Sale?

28% drop in the number of properties for sale in Chorley and Leyland in the last 12 months. 232 local homes have sold (stc) in the last three months alone, taking the time from the ‘for sale board’ going up to sale agreed to a median of 27 days. The £100k to £200k price range […]

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Add value to your property with these home improvement ideas!

If you’re looking to take the next step up on the property ladder but are struggling with jumping up to the next price bracket it could be time to consider making changes to your current property to increase its value.  Here’s Forbes Estate Agents 7 ways guide on how you can add thousands to your […]

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Don’t stand for Estate Agent excuses!

“I couldn’t hand in my assignment today because the dog ate my homework.” “The train to Preston is cancelled due to the wrong kind of snow falling.” “I can’t make it into work today boss because a ghost in my house has kept me all night.” Excuses, excuses, excuses. That last one was taken from […]

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Chorley & Leyland Property Blog – OAP Homeowners Could Be Forced To Sell Their Homes as Their Energy Bills Rise

Will OAP homeowners be forced to sell their homes as their gas & electric bills are set to double in 2022? What can the 4,385 Chorley & Leyland OAP homeowners do to mitigate this? What are their options if they do need to sell? And what will that mean for the Chorley property market as […]

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My 11 Rules to Buying a Local Property

Finding your next property, be that for yourself to live in or as an investment, can sometimes be a scary task. You are possibly making one of the biggest purchases of your life, and you want to ensure you make the right choice. Buying your next property is all about finding a property with the […]

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