Salford is Britain’s new property hotspot

Ever since MediaCityUK opened in Salford back in 2007, property values in the city have kept on rising. There is no doubt that MediaCity is one of the greatest assets Salford now has and, more widely, benefits the entire North West region, so perhaps the increase in the property values should not come as much of a surprise. Originally…

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Part-time landlords at an all time high

It was reported this week that the number of part time landlords is at an all time high. 70% of all current landlords are supplementing a day job with rental income – the highest this number has ever been. Property is currently a very popular investment, with many buyers choosing to invest in housing to…

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Landlords reporting fewer voids

It has been reported this month that the average void period experienced by landlords is falling. Voids refer a period of time where a property is empty, with no tenants and therefore no rent coming in. The current UK average void period is 2.7 weeks, and has been consistently dropping over the last 12 months. This is…

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Amazon likely to create 1,000 jobs in Salford

The online retail giant Amazon is on the verge of opening a warehouse in Salford. The company has been looking for a location to construct its first North-West facility for the last two years and seems to have elected Salford as its preferred location. The one million square foot warehouse would be established in Port Salford,…

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