Entries by ERE Property

SOYO increases the investment potential around Victoria Gate, Leeds

Leeds’ newest district SOYO, or SOuth of YOrk road, will be the city’s new cultural district. The attention of property investors has been drawn to this area of Leeds city centre, as the area has undergone vast redevelopment with the construction of Leeds’ newest luxury shopping centre Victoria Gate, the home of John Lewis. The […]

Five things to help direct your property investment strategy in 2018

Investor appetite for buy-to-let property didn’t diminish after Brexit and the latest UK House Price Index report from The Office for National Statistics stated that average house prices in the UK increased by 4.5% in the year to October 2017. So what should property investors in the UK and abroad be thinking about in 2018? Location: […]

The September changes to buy-to-let mortgages for property investors

The latest buy-to-let changes to affect investors will this time be felt by portfolio landlords who are looking to make another investment. The Bank of England have placed new, tougher requirements on lenders including the interest rates-dependent ‘stress test’ on new mortgage applications. Any lenders who agree to fund an investor will have to look […]

ERE Property supports charity boxing match in Hong Kong

On Friday 1st September, the charity Operation Breakthrough co-hosted Club Fight Night 2017 at the Kerry Hotel, Hong Kong. Rugby players from the top clubs in Hong Kong swapped the rugby pitch for the boxing ring for the first time with table service for those watching. The event raised money to support the work of Operation […]

Wright Lettings Celebrates First Successful Year

Since the launch of new lettings and management company Wright Lettings, the company has focussed on providing landlords with a complete service from marketing through to efficient property management. The focus on quality has seen the business grow to 122 clients and is still growing by the day with a short term goal of 3000 […]

Comparing the Northern Powerhouse heavyweights

The key to Northern Powerhouse success is ensuring the sometimes neglected city regions are able to realise their economic potential. The task isn’t a small one and the Northern Powerhouse government minister is committed to balancing the UK’s economic output. Some positive outcomes of this focused strategy are emerging, as the Northern Powerhouse regions have […]

Brexit concerns aren’t affecting the regional UK property market

The UK’s regional housing market is shrugging off concerns found in the wider economy following the Brexit vote. New information from Rightmove suggests that the housing market has been resilient to Brexit worries affecting the wider economy. Although this is a problem for first-time buyers who are facing strong year-on-year price rises, the news is […]

ERE clients enjoy beer tasting event

This week, property investors in Hong Kong were invited to a beer tasting event at The Globe, Central, Hong Kong. Staff at The Globe are proud that they have a lot of beer on offer and although it might have seemed a bit daunting to some, it was a great opportunity for our investors to […]