North West property investment returns to pre-recession levels

The North West has been recognised as one of the most promising areas of the UK for property investment, coming second only to London. Research has found that the North West is the only region outside London that has already surpassed the 2013 investment level of £1.8bn. North West England has reached volumes of £2.3bn…

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Not grim up North: it’s where best rental yields are for UK landlords

England’s northern regions offer the best returns for buy-to-let landlords, with central London the least profitable place in the UK to rent out a property, claims new research. The Buy to Let brand of Lloyds Banking Group, BM Solutions, has brought out a quarterly index suggesting investors looking for optimum rental yields should consider the…

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Chancellor Vows to Create Northern Powerhouse

In a clear pledge to the business community of the North West, the Chancellor George Osborne has welcomed a report that has called for massive investment in the North of England. The “One North” plan had been put forward by five cities including Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle and Sheffield and calls for a £15bn investment…

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