Townends Estate Agents Blog

The property market across Hampshire, Middlesex, London and Surrey is always changing. Read Townends Estate Agents blog for the latest news and useful information for buying and selling, renting and letting property.

Landlord advice: how to set your rent at the right price

With rental properties in high demand and low interest rates on buy-to-let mortgages, investing in property to let remains a popular and effective way to generate an additional income stream making it one of the most popular ways to earn an…

The number of first-time buyers is at its highest in a decade!

The amount of people purchasing their first home has risen to its highest level in a decade. A report by Halifax shows that in 2017, an estimated 359,000 homes were bought by first-time buyers. This is the highest number of first-time property…
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Good news for portfolio landlords: Lenders still offering buy-to-let borrowers fixed mortgages at low rates

If you’re thinking about adding to an existing buy-to-let portfolio in 2018, you’ll be pleased to hear that mortgage lenders are continuing to support landlords by offering low remortgage rates for fixed terms. In September 2017, new…
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Top 4 tips to choose your perfect letting agent

Choosing to let your property is a big decision and picking the right letting agency can make a huge difference, not only to your bottom line, but also to your overall experience as a landlord. At Townends Estate Agents we are proud to offer…

How to make your rental property feel like home

Renting should not stop you from adding personal touches to suit your own taste. So, while there are still limitations, there are more temporary solutions and tricks of the trade than ever before. Here are our top tips to help you make your…
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Essential questions to ask on a property viewing

Viewings are an important part of the buying or renting process: they help you get a feel for the property, the neighbourhood and whether you can see yourself living there. Read on for our top 20 questions to ask when on your next viewing. Top…
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How achieve the maximum price for your property

When you are thinking of selling or letting your property you want to achieve the highest value you can. Aside from choosing the right estate agent (read why Townends are the perfect choice to sell your home now), leaving a lasting first impression…