March 21st 2019
What Perks Are Tenants Happy To Pay More For?
A new survey has questioned tenants in the UK on what features and extras they’d most like in their homes and how much they’d be willing to pay for them.Unsurprisingly, one of the most popular choices for tenants was the inclusion of pets, with 28% of the 3,290 tenants surveyed.....
February 23rd 2019
Lettings Update from James Sutton, Area Letting Director
This is a year that will undoubtedly offer a changing landscape within the industry. Landlords will justifiably feel much of this change has been aimed in their direction. Likewise, many of us within the industry ourselves bemoan these changes.
September 13th 2018
Should you be a landlord the complexities of renting a property will be all too familiar
Even the most organised landlords will encounter difficulties from time to time. Day to day maintenance issues and repairs coupled with the legislative demands mean even the most robust of landlords are more and more seeking the support of a professional managing agent.
May 28th 2018
Experience living in a Grade I Tudor cottage with this unique rental in Thaxted
A visit to the Medieval market town of Thaxted is like stepping back in time, the cobbled streets and timber framed buildings some dating back to the Saxon period are a stunning example of English architecture.
February 28th 2018
WHAT’S REALLY GOING ON IN THE LOCAL HOUSING MARKET?
"2018 has begun by us seeing an improvement in new buyer activity, with Rightmove reporting a 9% increase in visits to its site...
December 11th 2017
12 days rent free at Christmas
As part of the Christmas celebrations and in the spirit of giving Intercounty is delighted to be giving away 12 days of Christmas RENT FREE on selected properties*
November 22nd 2017
A Landlord’s perfect tenants
In the past few years there has been a massive shift from home ownership to renting, by 2021 it has been predicted that nearly a quarter of people in the UK will find themselves in rented accommodation.
November 8th 2017
Thinking of buying a BTL? How to maximise your rental yields
If you are thinking of investing in a BTL property there are various aspects you will need to take into consideration.
October 10th 2017
Property owner or landlord: how much is my property worth?
If you are thinking a buying a new home or renting one out find out how much you could achieve by checking out our instant valuation tool.
August 28th 2017
Latest properties to rent in Essex and Herts
The counties of Essex and Hertfordshire are very popular for renters because of their close proximity to London, great schools, towns and villages so here are our latest properties to rent in these two beautiful counties.
August 11th 2017
Shifting trends in the English property market
Owner occupied housing has declined since its peak in 2003, when the amount owner occupied housing stood at 71%. Since then it has continued to fall but hasn’t changed much since 2013-2014.
August 10th 2017
Rental prices continue to rise in Essex and Herts
Rental prices have continued to rise across the County’s of Essex and Hertfordshire. The largest increase was seen in Royston +7.7%, followed by Saffron Walden 4.2%, Stansted Mountfitchet 4.6%