My BTL Deal Of The Day Yorkshire Grove, Walsall, WS2, Yielding 5.54%.

 

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Another property on Yorkshire Grove on the Shropshire Close estate is a very nice 2 bed semi.

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My BTL Deal Of The Day Yorkshire Grove, Walsall, WS2, Yielding 5.14%.

Today, we are still on the Shropshire Close estate, but this time a different road, Yorkshire Grove, a splendid 2 bed semi for your delectation.

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My BTL Deal Of The Day Is A 2 Bed Semi, Shropshire Close, Walsall, WS2, Yielding 5.54%.

An immaculately presented two bedroom Semi Detached house, Shropshire Close, Walsall, WS2. The asking price is for offers over £130k and currently marketed by Bairstow Eves (01922 321033). At a rental of at least £600.00 the yield will be 5.54%. Let’s check out why this is such a good investment. The full property details can be found here.

The location is ideal for an investment property being on a very popular estate for rentals and close enough to Walsall and Bloxwich town centres. There is easy access to major transport routes, school and other amenities.

Lets’s take a look inside…

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The effect of the recent Interest Rate increase on Walsall Property…

The effect of the recent Interest Rate increase on Walsall Property...
The effect of the recent Interest Rate increase on Walsall Property…

I wrote my thoughts in an article in October 2016 after interest rates were slashed to 0.25%. You can read the full article by clicking here. Then in December 2017 I wrote a further article when it was announced interest rates would be increased to 0.50%. The full article can be found by clicking here. Existing clients and Blog reading friends alike have been asking me for my thoughts on the recently announced increase…the current average value of a property in Walsall currently stands at £181,994 so what will the recent increase in the base rates to 0.75% from 0.50% do to the local property market?

In many of my articles, I talk about what is happening to property values over the short term (i.e. the last 12 months or the last 5 years), but to answer this question we need to go back over 40 years, to 1975.

The average value of a Walsall property in 1975 was £8,285

However, since 1975, we have experienced in the UK, inflation of 807.5%.

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Today’s Buy To Let Deal – 3 Bedroom End Terrace House, Holford Avenue, Walsall, WS2, Yields 5.77%

A three bedroom end terraced house, Holford Avenue, Bescot, Walsall, WS2. This property is presented very nicely and with a very acceptable spec. It can be let as it currently stands though I would take a closer look at the rear garden, it could do with some sprucing up. The property type and high standard of spec makes it ideal for working professionals.This is further strengthened by its location about half a mile from M6 junction 9, ideal for commuting. For the frustrated footballer in all of us, Bescot stadium is but a short 10 minute stroll away. The return journey could be a little longer if the Saddlers lose that Saturday. For your weekly shopping supplies look no further than the large Morrisons superstore just around the corner. It has a petrol forecourt as well…Handy!

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Today’s Buy To Let Deal Of The Day, 3 Bed Town House, Walsall, WS2. With Yields Of 5.77%.

A three bedroom end town house, Norfolk New Road, Reedswood, Walsall, WS2. It has an excellent spec with all the mod cons one would come to expect from a newbuild property; Modern kitchen and bathroom with double glazing and gas central heating.

It is ideally positioned in the Reedswood area of Walsall, close to the Reedswood Way Retail park. There are a large selection of schools locally and many are within a mile distance including the Reedswood E-Act Academy and Castle Business and Enterprise College. Healthcare amenities eg doctors, dentists etc are also nearby. Transport services are very good with bus routes and major road networks adjacent lending easy access to Walsall, Bloxwich and Willenhall. Junction 10 of the M6 is literally about a mile down the road.

The current asking price are for offers over £130k and based on my appraised rent pcm of £625.00 will return a yield of 5.77%. Now let’s talk about the selling price. In my opinion it is overpriced as other similar proprieties on the same road, not just the estate, have been selling for 120k.

Currently on offer with Prestige Estates (01902 596006) the full property details are here.

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If you are thinking of getting into the property rental market and don’t know where to start, speak to us for impartial advice and guidance to get the best return on your investment.
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17.7% of Walsall owner-occupying OAP’s are in poor health!

17.7% of Walsall owner-occupying OAP’s are in poor health!
17.7% of Walsall owner-occupying OAP’s are in poor health!

“Why should Walsall’s pensioners be forced to downsize? A question I received via social media a couple of weeks ago.  The mature member of a Walsall society came across my article I wrote at the start of the year (see article HERE), about Walsall pensioners feeling trapped in their homes.

There are around 24,000 home owning OAP’s in Walsall.

After working hard for a life time and buying a home for themselves and their family, the children have flown the nest and now they are left to rattle around in a big house. Many feel trapped in their large homes, hence I dubbed these Walsall home owning mature members of our society, ‘Generation Trapped’.

So, should we force OAP Walsall homeowners to downsize?

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