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6,921,432 People use Coventry Train Station a year – How does that affect the Coventry Property Market?

https://youtu.be/AWy8sLHcVsM It might surprise you that it isn’t always the poshest villages around Coventry or the swankiest Coventry streets where properties sell and let the quickest. Quite often, it’s the ones that have the best transport links. I mean, there is a reason why one of the most popular property programmes on television is called Location, Location, Location! As an agent in Coventry, I am frequently confronted with queries about the Coventry property market, and most days I
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Coventry Rents rise by 14.8% since 2005

https://youtu.be/x76OFGvoSpM   The Coventry Property Market is a very interesting animal and has been particularly fascinating over the last 12 years when we consider what has happened to Coventry rents and house prices.   There’s currently much talk of what will happen to the rental property market following Brexit. To judge that, I believe we must look what happened in the 2008/9 credit crunch (and what has happened since) to
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Tuesday’s Tip’s – Letting Your Property – BONUS

https://youtu.be/yD83CGvQlSg   Welcome back! So I hope you've enjoyed the first series of Tuesday's Tip's. This episode is a little long but please stays until the end where I've got a surprise for you, by way of a Thank You! So for your bonus tips of this series, I'd like to take a few steps back. As a Landlord, you'll be assessing the success of your investment property by looking
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Coventry’s housing affordability hits a ratio of 5.57 to 1

https://youtu.be/Yf-ZEXD0OR4   A Coventry homeowner emailed me last week, following my article posted in the Coventry Property Blog about the change in attitude to renting by the youngsters of Coventry and how they thought it was too expensive for first time buyers to buy in Coventry.  There can be no doubt that buy to let landlords have played their part in driving up property values in Coventry (and the UK)
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VIDEO – Tuesday’s Tip’s – Letting Your Property – PART FIVE

https://youtu.be/PZXYBMF1ajA   Tip 16 - Make sure the application fee's aren't too high that it put's off applicants. Tip 17 - Understand the tenants requirements and then match the benefits of your property. There's no point talking about the local school if the applicants are looking to move out due to the bad attitude of their current landlord! Tip 18 - Use an offer form which both you and the
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VIDEO: Coventry Market Insight, March

https://youtu.be/GySi6JciQOA   Welcome Back. A massive Congrats and Thanks! to all our landlords who put their faith in us. We appreciate that our advice, hints and tips can sometimes contradict what other agents and so called experts are telling you and that it is a leap of faith on your part. Thank You for giving us the opportunity and having faith in us. So the achievements we're most proud of
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Coventry Rents To Rise Quicker Than Coventry Property Prices In Next 5 Years

https://youtu.be/YAu2ynSTA0M The next five years will see an interesting change in the Coventry property market. My recent research has concluded that the rent private tenants pay in Coventry will rise faster than Coventry property prices over the next five years, creating further issues to Coventry’s growing multitude of renters. In fact, my examination of statistics forecasts that ..   By 2022, Coventry rents will increase by 22%, whereas Coventry property
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Tuesday’s Tip’s – Letting Your Property – PART FOUR

https://youtu.be/5CL-aIsRHBQ   Welcome back to this weeks episode of Tuesday's Tip's; a prevention rather than cure guide for landlords wanting a smooth and prosperous tenancy. This week, I've given you a few tip's when arranging and booking viewings. Tip 11 - Try to speak to applicants in the evenings or weekends;when they are in a safe, relaxed and priovate environment to be able to discuss details of their life, you'll