Are You an Investor Landlord?

Thu 18 Feb 2016

There are only a few weeks until the Government's new stamp duty changes take place.   Those looking to purchase a second home or Buy-to-Let investment on or after 1 April 2016 will pay an additional 3% Stamp Duty levy, which will be introduced at a lower starting point of PS40,000 rather than PS125,000.    Due to the imminent changes we have had a scurry of investors want more

Hunters Expands in North West

Thu 11 Feb 2016

Hunters continues expansion in the North West with four new branches. Hunters, one of the country's leading estate agents, is delighted to welcome Sure Move to its fast expanding network. The new branches in Widnes, St Helens, Leigh and Runcorn build on Hunters' continued expansion in the North West, and will join a string of successful Hunters offices already well established in the regi more

Property Market Overview 2016

Thu 11 Feb 2016

2016 is predicted to be a similar market to 2015    Property is once again a hot topic of conversation this year, whether it is amongst the politicians or across the family dining table. The government has pledged to build more houses, enabling more people to own their own properties; first by looking to build more affordable homes and second by reforming stamp duty to investors an more

Right To Rent

Wed 10 Feb 2016

From 1st February 2016, Right to Rent went live across England. This means all private landlords, including anyone subletting or taking in lodgers, need to carry out quick and simple checks on all new tenants to make sure they have the right to rent property in the country.  The roll out of Right to Rent has been informed by input from a panel of experts from trade bodies, local authorit more

Block Management Aid Flood Victims

Mon 08 Feb 2016

Tim Dickinson of Hunters Residential Block Management recounts the events incured by Calder Valley residents over the unfortunate holiday flooding. Hunters Residential Block Management, along with our Huddersfield estate agents were heavily involved in aiding those affected by the unfortunate Boxing Day floods this year. Boxing Day morning, we received a call at 7.30 am from a leaseholder cl more

Hunters expands its central London reach with new office in Willesden Green

Wed 27 Jan 2016

Hunters, one of the country's leading estate agents, is continuing its expansion in central London with a new branch in the sought after area of Willesden Green. Building on Hunters' established presence throughout the capital and the South East, the new Willesden Green office complements the company's successful offices in nearby West Hampstead, Harrow and Harrow on the Hill to offer a st more

Stamp Duty Changes – how does it affect buyers, sellers and investors?

Fri 27 Nov 2015

The government's Stamp Duty changes announced in the recent Autumn Statement came as a surprise and has resulted in a great deal of debate inside the property industry and further afield.  George Osborne announced changes to the Stamp Duty levy to those looking to purchase a second home or a Buy-to-Let investment which will come into effect on or after 1st April next year. more

Hunters launches its first dedicated Residential Development Investment arm

Wed 14 Oct 2015

Hunters has launched a dedicated Residential Development Investment (RDI) division to service its growing number of investor and developer clientele in the land and new homes space. With offices in Manchester and London the new RDI division, trading as Hunters Land & New Homes, will focus on delivering high-quality investment stock in London, Manchester and other select regional markets to more

Hunters run the Yorkshire Marathon

Tue 06 Oct 2015

The majestic marathon quest is being braved by Hunters Director Martin Robinson,  Justin Johnson from Hunters Wetherby and David Curwen from Hunters Group in the Midlands who are taking part in the PlusNet Yorkshire Marathon on the 11th of October 2015 to raise money for The Nikki Waterhouse Trust.   Thank you to all who have donated so far, if you wish to donate then please click more