Archive for Author: Nicky Hill

Buy-to-Let Calculator

In 2015 George Osbourne announced the phased reduction of tax relief on buy-to-let mortgage interest. Prior to April 6th 2017 landlords were able to write off 100% of mortgage payments as tax deductions from their rental income. However, since April 6th 2017 landlords have seen the amount they can write off for tax purposes drop […]

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Making Moving Easier

Moving day can be stressful enough, but a bit of forethought can go a long way. Here at Carringtons, we are here to help you every step of the way.

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Anyone For Tennis?

So it’s that time of year again. The white lines are being painted, the nets are up and the grass cut to the optimum height of 8mm. Grass Court season has descended on tennis lovers and the Wimbledon Championships are just around the corner. Two weeks of first-class tennis, 28 tonnes of Strawberries, and some […]

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June Market Report – “A Fine Balance”

Anyone with an interest in the property market generally understands the influence of supply and demand on house prices. Just like any other “commodity”, if everybody wants something that is in generally short supply, the price tends to rise. In the property sector, the media often describes a rising market good and a falling market […]

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The Royal Borough Of Kingston Half Marathon

Starting in the famous Ancient Market Place, runners cover 5 miles through the historic borough before crossing over Kingston Bridge and heading up the iconic stretch of the Barge Walk beside the Thames. The race then reaches the magnificent Hampton Court Palace before continuing through Thames Ditton and back towards Kingston for the famous Market […]

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Election Special Market Comment

The unexpected hung parliament might appear to have once again cast a shadow over the housing market. Or maybe not!

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May Market Report: “Up, Down or Sideways”

Election periods usually add a degree of confusion to the property market, but this effect appears to be less pronounced this time around. Indeed, the level of sales agreed nationally is actually 2% up on that recorded during the run up to the last election in 2015, albeit down 2% on the same period last […]

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The Courteous Tenant

Most people move house rarely and often have little idea of the etiquette required if the stress of moving is to be minimised. Our job as progressive letting agents is to help landlords and tenants minimise this stress by seeing the world through their eyes and advising accordingly.

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Momentum Charity Golf Day

Carringtons are looking forward to supporting the Momentum     Charity Golf Day this year! Your team of three golfers will be joined by a celebrity from The Stage Golfing Society. You will then play an 18-hole, four ball competition to Stableford Rules on the beautiful Richmond Golf Club course.

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