Unmortgageable properties and buying at the right price

I’ve covered a number of tricky property issues in recent blogs and now had the idea of tackling another difficult one  – i.e. listing just some of the main reasons why a property is unmortgageable. This usually comes down to physical and/or legal risks and the lender not being willing to collateralise the loan, which… Read more »

Is the heatwave of the Harrogate property market starting to cool?

Things have been hot, hot, hot this year. After the UK seeing record temperatures, trying to keep cool has been a challenge. And then there has been the property market that has again seen the price of property coming to market this month, hitting a sixth consecutive record, up 0.4% in the month according to… Read more »

Harrogate and The New Renters Reform White Paper

Even before Boris announced his decision to appoint a new Housing Minister (13 in 12 years) and then resign a number of our Landlords were asking us what the real implications/consequences of the new Renters Reform White Paper were for them and their investment/prospects. Our response  – very consistent over so many years is  –… Read more »

What will the next few months bring in the Harrogate property market?

Summer is here and you may be enjoying the warmer weather, festivals and even travelling to exotic shores, so the last thing you may be considering is moving home. Summer has notably not been the favoured season for buying or selling property: sales would often pause until normality returned, but these days technology means everything… Read more »

Being Prepared!

Gemma Myring, the managing director of Myrings Estate Agents on Harrogate’s durability and setting the business up for the future. Harrogate’s ability to ride out national economic storms over so many decades is the stuff of legend. Not for nothing is Harrogate referred to as the ‘Teflon Town’ and we don’t see any significant change… Read more »

Will the cost of living crisis affect house prices in Harrogate

There is a wealth of uncertainty at the moment, and one of the major worries for households up and down the country is the impact of the cost of living crisis. Everyday essentials have risen astronomically, everything from fuel to food and energy, and therefore you may have heard a variety of different opinions on… Read more »

The Do’s and Don’ts of making an offer in Harrogate

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We are all aware that the Harrogate and district property marketplace remains overheated with demand exceeding supply in most sectors and especially in short supply are – for example – larger south side family-sized homes. Naturally, buyers still want to get the best deal but with our market so saturated and competition at an all-time… Read more »