Which local residents have seen the best house price inflation?

In December 2016, The Office for National Statistics reported that house prices across the UK saw a year-on-year rise of 7.2 per cent. These figures are promising for the property market, and if the trend continues, the average home in the UK will increase in value by £22,000 in the next year. But what’s in store for West Hampstead? Over the last decade, local prices have seen a rise of 93.2 per cent, equivalent to £37,120 per year. Terraces tell a different story, having seen a rise of £76,280 per year or 113.9 per cent over the period. As the chart shows, all owners have benefitted from price rises, but some more than others. Click here to read our full newsletter. ________________________________________________________________________________ Sign up to our monthly Newsletter! All we need is your email address.

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How many new homes have been built in the local area?

New housing is a hotly debated subject in the UK. Despite the recent uptick in building rates, demand continues to outstrip supply and more affordable homes need to be built. The situation has improved over the last few years; the…

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How best to increase the value of your home

Property Development

When it comes to selling your home, the goal is to achieve more than the initial price you paid when you bought it. A significant amount of your home’s resale value will be affected by the appreciation of house prices…

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We’re Hiring!

Oakhill Residential are looking for an ambitious agent to fill a role within our growing Sales Department. It’s a fantastic opportunity for someone to be a part of a dynamic independent agency. If you are interested in discussing further, please…

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Growth of the Private Rental Sector in NW6

The PRS (Private Rental Sector) in the UK has grown considerably in both size and importance over the last five years and is now worth a staggering £1.29 trillion. To contextualise, that is 1.29 million stacks of pound coins, with…

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What impact does a good primary school have on NW6?

A property’s desirability is often a popular subject when we are talking to homeowners and local investors. Sure, you will find that Kirsty and Phil are right, and it is all about “location, location, location”, but the savvy property hunter…

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Happy Holidays from Oakhill Residential

The OHR team would like to thank all our clients and friends for your support and loyalty throughout 2016 and we look forward to working with you in 2017. We wish you all a very happy, healthy & successful new…

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