Bristol Property Blog

Expert insights into the Bristol Property Market from letting agency Intire Lettings

What would Brexit mean to the 132,300 property owners in Bristol?

I don’t know about you, but I find if you read the Daily Mail, there are only three topics that make the blood boil of Middle England. Bureaucracy from Brussels, House Prices, and the late Princess of Wales. Ignoring the late Princess if I can for this article, but if...

Expert insights into the Bristol Property Market from letting agency Intire Lettings

Private Rental Sector in Bristol increases by 101.65% in 20 years

You find me in a reflective mood today as I want to talk about the future of investing in the Bristol buy-to-let property market. I’ve been discussing this with our property agents lately. The truth is that we have become lethargic, with many people having mistaken the ever-rising Bristol property...

Expert insights into the Bristol Property Market from letting agency Intire Lettings

Buy-to-let property investment in Bristol sees a 14.87% return in 2015

At a local advice evening, I got chatting with one of my out-of-town landlords who was back in Bristol visiting his family. Brought up in Bristol, he went to the Queen Elizabeth’s Hospital School for Boys back in the 1960’s and is now a University lecturer in central London. To...

Expert insights into the Bristol Property Market from letting agency Intire Lettings

Is it all doom and gloom for the Bristol Property Market?

One of my buy-to-let landlords in Bristol rang me last week from Southville, after he had spoken to a friend of his. As an experienced letting agent, what I heard interested me. Over Christmas, they were discussing the Bristol Property Market and neither of them could make their minds up...

Expert insights into the Bristol Property Market from letting agency Intire Lettings

28.5% of Bristol private rented sector tenants are on Housing Benefit

“What does the ideal Bristol tenant look like?” asked one of my landlords from Clifton the other day, to which he carried on before I could reply, “Let me guess, a professional couple, both in their 30’s, flawlessly tidy, pay their rent early, don’t complain or fuss, have no plans...

Expert insights into the Bristol Property Market from letting agency Intire Lettings

Buy-to-let Landlords in Bristol count the cost of a Tory Election win

Can you remember 10.05pm on Thursday, 7th May 2015 – the shock news that BBC Exit Polls suggested the Conservatives would be returned with a majority? The middle classes in Abbots Leigh and Long Ashton exhaled a huge sigh of relief as Bristol buy-to-let landlords, faced with rent controls from...

Expert insights into the Bristol Property Market from letting agency Intire Lettings

Where will Bristol Property Prices be by 2021?

I was having dinner the other day at Goldbrick House on Park Street in Bristol with a local financial adviser friend of mine when the subject of property investment came up. He asked me my thoughts on the Bristol Property Market for the next five years, and as a leading...

Expert insights into the Bristol Property Market from letting agency Intire Lettings

What does 2016 have in store for the Bristol Property Market?

Are house prices in Bristol going up or down – and if so, by how much? Those of you who read my Bristol Property Blog regularly will know I am not the sort of person who pulls punches, nor am I someone who ever fails to give a straight-talking opinion...