Right to Rent - Understanding your obligations

Wed 26 Apr 2017

From February 2016, Right to Rent went live across England, but since then; what has changed and do you understand your obligations? It is important for our Landlords to keep abreast of changes with the law, especially those who self-manage - you are responsible for carrying out follow up checks when any time limited right to rent expires.  Please do make sure you do this - read the link more

Auction Update

Fri 21 Apr 2017

HUNTERS AUCTIONS   Our final Auction event of 2017 will be held at York Racecourse on Wednesday 6th December 2017. Doors open at 5pm. Bidding starts at 6pm.   Should you be interested in any of the lots, further information can be found by clicking the address. If you wish to arrange a viewing, please contact the Auction Department on 01904 756116 or Email [email protected] more

March Auction Results

Fri 07 Apr 2017

Hunters Auctions had a fantastic sale at York Racecourse on Wednesday 29th March, selling 83% of lots offered. The Article 50 trigger may create some uncertainty but it was not evident in the Auction room. Offered first, we had a fantastic investment property located in Sileby, Leicester, which has an income of almost PS6,000 per annum. Three bidders made the trip to the Auction room in York, wi more

Meet Hunters Estate Agents Retford

Fri 07 Apr 2017

Introducing Hunters Estate Agents Retford, formerly Drewery & Wheeldon, who were established in 1879. The office is positioned just off the Market Square towards the bridge on Bridgegate Centre, and they have been providing excellent customer service in Retford for over 17 years. They specialise in Residential Sales, Lettings and Property Management for all types of property from a one bedroom more

Exeter Property Market Outlook: Optimism after a great first quarter

Fri 07 Apr 2017

Let's reflect... As the first quarter of 2017 draws to a close, it gives us a chance to reflect on how the year has gone so far and gauge how things may be going in the future. So where are we now and how did we get here? Let's start with last year. 2016: An interesting year, to say the least Last year started with a bang as investors rushed in to try to beat the stamp duty increase. This more

A Look at the Lettings Market

Thu 23 Mar 2017

The lettings market has started positively this year, with increased activity compared to the beginning of last year across our nationwide network. The percentage of applicants registered in 2017 so far is up and the number of viewings are up by almost 20% demonstrating a strong continued demand for lettings properties. Carrie Alliston, Head of Lettings at Hunters reports that the year started we more

Hunters continues rapid expansion with acquisition of 15 branch network in South West

Tue 21 Mar 2017

Hunters, one of the country's leading estate agency and franchise businesses, has acquired Besley Hill, one of the longest established and leading estate agency networks in the South West region of Bristol and Gloucestershire. This takes the number of branches within the Hunters national network to over 200. Besley Hill has a long standing reputation both regionally and throughout the industry, more

Interior Design Trends

Fri 17 Mar 2017

With green well and truly in, along with mixed patterns and interesting textures, 2017 is shaping up to be an exciting year for interior design. Keeping up to date with the latest trends in interiors can help make your home appeal to the widest audience, giving a contemporary feel which could sway the decision of a potential buyer. Stylish decor, teamed with professional photography is a great c more

February Auction Results 

Wed 15 Mar 2017

Our February Auction was very busy with a room full of people ready to make their bids. We had some fantastic sale highlights on the night. A plot of land with planning permission in the popular Dringhouses area of York was offered with a guide price of PS50,000 - PS55,000. The bidding circulated around the room a few times before settling at a very respectable PS79,500. A quaint little cottage more

Our Advice To Sellers 

Wed 15 Mar 2017

Whilst the media are occupied with Brexit and triggering Article 50 the property market is quietly getting on with business as usual. Supply and demand which drives the market is still slightly balanced in favour of the seller, but only just, which means the market is sustainable, with current indications proving our predictions of a single digit annual growth being the likely outcome for the year more