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Below are blog posts by Louise Sharpe

Why Invest in East London

Louise Sharpe / February 8, 2019

In today's blog we look at the reasons why East London offers such a great investment opportunity. Wapping has been hailed a buy to let hotspot, with rental yields of around 4.9%. The average rental for the area is around £546 per week and average apartment costs approximately £578,205. Renters tend to be young professionals employed in the finance or media industries in Wapping and Canary Wharf. View the full blog to find out more reasons East London is a great area to invest in.

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What is the Market Price and Why Some Vendors Still Ask Too Much for Their Property

Louise Sharpe / August 16, 2018

Have you ever been on a viewing where the vendor was present, and they look you straight in the eyes and ask for way too much for their property? Have you ever heard things like: “We only changed the carpet 15 years ago…or “Our neighbours sold their house 2 years ago for £40k more”. Being a professional sourcer and knowing the area like the back of my hand, as well as the prices, I do find myself in this delicate situation quite often. But why?

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Invest in Refurbishment / Flips: The right balance is key

Louise Sharpe / July 4, 2018

Happy days: Finally – you receive the keys to the property that you have got control over and now you’re ready to start the refurb. Today's blog will teach you about the 3 things you will need to know in order to refurbish and flip your property successfully.

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