September 9, 2019

Are you looking for a valuation of your property that unlocks its full financial potential?

A house valuation became a much bigger project for Andrew Granger & Co when Peter Buckingham, the director of sales at the Market Harborough office went to value a property in Desborough, Northamptonshire. When Peter visited the property, he felt the plot that the property stood on offered planning potential, so the Andrew Granger & […]

July 23, 2019

Buy-to-let is still the investors choice

A traditional English cottage

Following a recent survey of over 5,000 buy-to-let investors, we were very interested to read that research has found that 73%* of those asked, considered the rental sector to be the best, least volatile long-term investment. Given that the buy-to-let investors surveyed by Benham and Reeves were asked about everything from the confidence in the […]

November 10, 2015

New stats reveal scale of housing shortage

Research from the Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA) reveals the scale of the housing shortage and how many new homes will have to be built to satisfy demand over the next decade and a half. According to the TCPA, the housing sector in England needs to build 312,000 homes every year for the next […]

October 19, 2015

Avoid getting hoodwinked by a house from hell – The importance of a house survey

“Earlier this year the Telegraph reported the horrifying tale of a couple whose £500,000 dream home turned into a nightmare. The couple had relied upon the mortgage provider’s property valuation and did not commission a building survey of their own. They quickly realised they had bought the house from hell. The property needed much more […]

February 13, 2015

Important Changes to Stewardship Claims

Stewardship claims If you are an agri-environment scheme holder, Natural England now requires you to submit an annual claim form. This is a new requirement for both Entry-Level and Higher-Level schemes. Failure to submit a claim will mean you will no longer be able to receive your payments. Please note this a separate process from […]

March 12, 2014

Find out more about Planning & Development

Did you know we have an experienced Planning and Development department at Andrew Granger & Co? Check out this online guide to what we do…