Get mortgage organised

The value of advice The letting and management of your property has always been and continues to be our top priority. In recent years, as landlords, we have been faced with a wrath of legislation affecting our industry such as the Section 24 Tax changes to interest relief, Selective Licensing Schemes, and changes in Electrical Safety Regulations […]

How much is your home worth now?

Since the start of 2021, over 337,056 properties have been brought onto the market* Many homeowners are already taking advantage of the stamp duty holiday extension, higher than ‘normal’ demand levels and price increase surges. The average asking price for a property coming to the market has risen in the past 12 months, meaning that the value […]

5 of the reasons why people move

Have you ever wondered what the reasons are behind people moving from one place to another? After living through the Coronavirus pandemic, we all know how much things can change – including our living conditions, lifestyles and ideals. With so many of us having more time to reflect, there has been a growing momentum within the sector, which has meant […]

Why are lettings agents key for landlords?

Following a rapid rise in licensing activity from local authorities in recent months, it is now more important than ever that landlords look to letting agencies for support. Updates relating to landlord licensing and regulations are becoming increasingly time consuming for landlords. Here at Ashton Estate Agents, we can help you manage any added responsibilities […]

Stamp duty holiday extension confirmed

Great news for buyers and sellers, as the government decide to extend the stamp duty holiday  The long-awaited extension comes following mounting pressures within the property market, as 100,000s of buyers and sellers rush to complete in time to see savings. With the holiday in place until June 30th, this gives buyers and investors another […]

Looking for more space this Mother’s Day?

Looking for a bigger family home this Mother’s Day? As families are growing and priorities are changing, the demand for larger homes with more outdoor space and bigger rooms is becoming increasingly more popular. Since the pandemic, demand for detached properties in the UK has boomed. Market activity has largely been driven by the combination […]