Redbrick News

House Price Index - South East Records Annual Fall

The Rightmove House Price Index was released this morning and gives a national picture of activity and house prices over the past few weeks. Here are a few key facts from the House Price Index we'd like to share with you:Average time to find a buyer is 63...

Article 4? Never Heard Of It!

Even though the Article 4 Direction has been milling around the streets of Leeds since 10th February 2012, you'd be amazed at the number of landlords we speak to each month who have "never heard of it", which is quite astonishing considering the gravity of...

Britain To Become A Nation Of 'Forever Renters'

A recent study by The Urban Collective has revealed that many young people in the UK are increasingly giving up hope of ever getting on the property ladder. The survey reveals that while the majority of young people would like to become homeowners, they be...

Redbrick Properties go all the way in the Harrison Willis Cup!

After finishing runners up last year in the Harrison Willis Cup, Redbrick Properties returned to Leeds University Sports Centre yesterday to go one better! Redbrick Properties defeated Provident Financial 8-6 in a closely fought final.  This deserved res...

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...