(covering marple, the bridge, mellor and compstall)

Month: March 2017

In need of modernisation ……. but this could be a great BTL!

This two bed semi on Shearwater road needs some modernisation but done in the right way we would expect at least £700 pcm. So based its purchased price this could reap a 6.4% yield plus some good capital growth. As the by pass and surrounding areas begin to rise in value offerton is a great to get ahead of the market before this too begins to rise in value!

It is currently on with Ian Tonge at £130,000. click below for more details.

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treasure hunt! 29th april

Its nearly spring which means its time for our annual treasure hunt in Marple Memorial park. I cant believe this is our 3rd year already, but we raised close to £1000 last year and we want to hopefully beat that this year.

So bring down your little treasure hunters between 11am-2pm on 29th April and lets find some gold!

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Located in the heart of Romiley Village this four bedroom property is not to be missed!

New to the market!

This four bedroom end of terrace offers spacious accommodation throughout. Located in a quiet cul-de-sac this beautiful property is in the school catchment area for Romiley Primary School and Marple Hall High School.

In brief the ground floor compromises; a welcoming entrance hallway, two reception rooms; a bay fronted lounge complete with multi-fuel stove, dining room and a well presented kitchen.

The first floor reveals four well sized bedrooms and family bathroom.

Externally this property comes with a rear lawned garden and patio area. It also comes with a ‘residents parking scheme’ and permits can be applied for through the local council.

The potential yield for this property would be 5.1%, this is based on £850 pcm. The capital growth however is where the value really lies. Located in the heart Romiley close to local amenities, Romiley train station and local schools this property is a real gem and is not to be missed!

Currently on the market with Thomas Lardner, Romiley for £200,000.

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A well presented extended three bedroom property which provides spacious accommodation throughout

New to the market!

This three bedroom semi-detached property offers spacious accommodation throughout, with the potential to add a fourth bedroom on the ground floor it is perfect for a modern family. With well presented rooms and rear garden this property won’t be on the market long.

To the ground floor this property compromises in brief; entrance hallway, lounge, study/fourth bedroom and a large kitchen/breakfast room great for entertaining.

The first floor then reveals three well proportioned bedrooms and family bathroom.

Externally this property offers a good sized rear garden. There is also potential to create off road parking at the front of the property.

The potential yield for this property is 6.4% which is based on the rental figure of £750 pcm. Situated near Bredbury train station, local amenities and the M60 motorway, this property is ideally located and would attract a lot of families.

Currently on the market with Edward Mellor, Woodley and Bridgfords, Stockport for £139,950.

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skate park….

I was passing by the other day and the skate park is really coming on. So keep an eye on its developments as before you know it you’ll be back on your skate board!

For more details click here

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what is the property tenure composition in sk6?

One of the real tests to see if an area is suited to your tastes is to look at the composition of the household tenure types. In Marple and The Bridge, the mix of different household tenure types is as follows:

Owned outright 41.8%
Owned with a mortgage 36.6%
Shared ownership 0.8%
Social rented 12.3%
Private rented 8.5%

(Dated April 2017)

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household size mix in sk6

From individuals to large families, the spread of household size can indicate the likely availability of appropriately sized properties. The most common size of household in Marple and The Bridge is two occupants, and makes up 36.8% of the total households in the area.

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promising sales levels

Increasing clarity in the UK’s economic future has increased confidence in the property market. A look at sales levels in Marple and The Bridge over the last 15 months seems to indicate this too. Since May 2016 sales levels for flats are up 281 points.

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