Redbrick News

Important Changes To Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards - 1st April 2018

Just in-case you thought landlords haven't had enough thrown at them recently, we have a new regulation you need to be aware of, coming into effect next year, and it's quite a biggy! As from the 1st April 2018 there is to be a requirement for any propertie...

House Price Index - Northern Markets Motoring Ahead

The Rightmove House Price Index was released to the media this week giving a national picture of housing activity over the last month. Here are a few key facts we'd like to share with you: The number of sales agreed at this time of year is the second h...

Buy To Let Sector Still Going Strong

The Paragon Group of Companies has reported a strong performance in its new buy to let lending. For the first six months to the end of March this year they totaled £556.2m. This comes despite a sharp drop on the £823.6m for the first six months of 2016 a...

Leeds Graduates To ‘First’ Tier For Investor Potential

Researchers at high-end agency Savills have forecast a total of £5.3 billion is to be invested in the student accommodation market this year, and that three locations - Leeds, Guildford and Exeter have graduated to the 'first' tier for investor potentia...

North Leeds Residential Letting Update

As a landlord you can gain a wealth of knowledge and relevant stats from our Live Market Insights. One of those stats being just how popular the demand for two bed rental properties in Leeds actually is. If you take a look at the 'Searches - By Number Of ...

REDBRICK PROPERTIES MAKES THE SHORTLIST IN BIGGEST AWARDS FOR LETTING AGENTS

Redbrick Properties has once again been recognised for its outstanding customer service to its clients by the biggest award scheme in the UK residential property industry. The ESTAS sponsored by Zoopla determines the best letting agents in the UK through r...

Looking For A Room In A Shared Student Apartment?

If you are looking for a room in a shared student property in Leeds for the next academic year we have some great news! The lovely people at Mary Morris House have decided to rent out the last few of their boutique apartments on a room by room basis. With ...

Are You A Typical Landlord?

I read a great article a few months back which gave some fascinating insights into a typical landlords' profile. The research, by Kath Scanlon and Christine Whitehead of the London School of Economics was carried out on 2500 landlords, and had some very ...

Landlord Knowledge Survey Reveals Alarming Lack Of Awareness

The importance of Letting Agents assisting landlords through the 'minefield' of the private rental sector has been highlighted in the findings of a recent Landlord Knowledge Survey of almost 4,000 buy-to-let investors. The recent survey, carried out by...

Looking For A 2 Bed Flat To Rent In Leeds?

The demand for 2 bedroom properties in Leeds is always very high and it definitely seems there is a shortage in supply. Until now, that is! One of our favorite portfolio landlords has just dropped a load more fantastic 2 bed apartments on our laps, and w...