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Market Updates : Blandford

Please check back regularly for all our latest market updates.

Legal update

Legal update

With the ongoing and upcoming changes in legislation, Landlords need the support of professional agents now more than ever.  more

Added: 5th January 2017

Comment on Recent Tax Changes

Comment on Recent Tax Changes

Introduced in April 2016, the 3% levy on second homes and withdrawal of tax allowances has had a short term negative effect on the lettings market. Long term prospects are hugely positive; a shortage of property is likely to continue for the foreseeable future. As a result the pressure on rental values is likely to be continually upward (allowing for short term market fluctuation) which suggests current affordability problems will remain at best or be exacerbated hence tenant demand will remain strong.  more

Added: 5th January 2017

Tenant Fees Ban

Tenant Fees Ban

You may have heard that in the recent autumn statement the Chancellor has indicated that the Government intend to ban tenant fees ‘as soon as practically possible’.  more

Added: 5th January 2017

The Market

The Market

Demand remains strong, even into the winter months, for typical two to three bedroom rental properties. Demand for higher value properties is not so buoyant in some areas.  more

Added: 5th January 2017