Category: investment deals

Is your health on the agenda for 2019?

If so then Marple has plenty of options on offer!

Holbens Health:   

This place gets amazing reviews for its facilities, women’s only area and the great atmosphere.

The Hive:

A great place in the heart of Marple to practice yoga and various other activities to give you peace of mind.

Marple Health:

A new diet for the new year why not try Marple Health as a great way to begin to eat healthy. They are really helpful and located on Stockport Road in Marple Village.

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The Fishermans Table

Get yourself over the January blues with some great local food!

With glowing reviews of its food, atmosphere and amazing service you have to get down there as soon as possible!.

The much anticipated Fishermans Table has been received with open arms and it is a great addition to our ever growing list of superb eateries.

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A fantastic terrace in Romiley offering a healthy yield

This three bedroom terrace property on Guywood Lane, Romiley boasts a central and convenient location. Offering over 5% yield and the added benefit of a detached garage and off road parking this will appeal to a wide range of tenants.

Offering spacious and modern accommodation throughout this property reveals to the ground floor, entrance hallway with two receptions rooms and a modern fitted kitchen. The first floor benefits from two double bedrooms and a further single. The larger than average family bathroom completes the floor.

The property would achieve a 5.4% yield, based on £850 pcm which would be easily achieved given the properties location and size. Currently on the market with Thomas Lardner, Romiley for £189,950.

If you have any further questions about this property or any other property you are looking to invest in please feel free to give me a ring on 0161 427 0733 for any advice.

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A ground floor apartment currently achieving a fantastic 7.8% yield

A two bedroom ground floor apartment on Higher Bents Lane, Bredbury is currently on the market and it offers a staggering 7.8% yield, this is based on the current rental figure of £550 per calendar month.

Offering modern accommodation throughout it comprises of a entrance hallway, the open plan lounge/kitchen area offers fitted modern units with built in appliances. There are two double bedrooms and a three piece family bathroom that complete the property.

Currently on the market with Aubrey Lee, Manchester at £85,000. This is a fantastic property to add to your buy to let portfolio offering such a good yield.

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Another superb buy-to-let opportunity in Romiley offering a 6% yield

Located on Compstall Road in the heart of Romiley village is this two double bedroom ground floor flat.

This property offers TWO double bedrooms, a large lounge with access to the balcony at the front, a modern fitted kitchen with plenty of worktop and storage space and a three piece family bathroom with shower. There is ample handy storage areas within the flat. Externally the property provides garage parking and communal areas.

This flat is positioned in a prime location with Romiley village on the doorstep, giving you easy access to public transport links, shops and bars/restaurants.

The yield you would look to achieve for this is 6%, with the rental achieving £650 pcm, this is based on its’ location and the benefit of two double bedrooms and garage parking.

Currently on the market with Reeds Rains, Marple for £130,000.

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A two bedroom terrace in a popular central location in Romiley

This two bedroom terrace located on Birch Avenue, Romiley is the ideal buy to let property to add to your portfolio. In an ideal central location in Romiley close to the train station, local shops and restaurants this will attract a lot of attention.

Generously sized accommodation throughout including an entrance hall, lounge, dining room, fitted kitchen with certain integral appliances, 2 double bedrooms, a box/storage room and large bathroom with white suite. Gas central heating is installed along with UPVC double glazing and the property was re-roofed approximately 9 years ago. Outside there is a forecourt front garden and enclosed patio area to the rear.  This property offers the potential to create a third bedroom by splitting the master bedroom at the front. This will open the market up to more tenants looking for a third bedroom.

The property in its current value will fetch £750 pcm, giving you a healthy 5% yield. If you were to create the third bedroom you could market the property at £850 pcm.

Currently on the market with Thomas Lardner, Romiley for £179,950.

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CANAL SIDE LOCATION! A terrace in the heart of Marple offering something a little special

CANAL SIDE LOCATION. A perfect buy to let property is this two bedroom terrace home is well presented throughout and located in the heart of Marple Village. Ideally positioned with beautiful canal walks on your door step and with the benefit of all the local amenities that Marple has to offer. Location at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac with permit parking available (via SMBC).

In brief the property offers to the ground floor; spacious living room which has been tastefully decorated and a focal fireplace. The kitchen diner also offers generous proportions with useful under stairs storage and plenty of space for a dining table. A great space for entertaining family and friends. The rear courtyard backs onto the canal yet still offering a private space to enjoy the outdoors.

The first floor reveals a large double bedroom and a spacious single bedroom with fitted wardrobe. The bathroom offers a four piece suite with walk in shower.

The property offers substantial capital growth as the location alone attracts alot of people with it being so close to central Marple and backing onto the canal, with similar properties on the row going for around the £200,000 mark. Giving you the opportunity to rent the property out for £725 per calendar month and a healthy yield for Marple.

Currently on the market with Julian Wadden, Marple for £185,000.

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Planning achieved for Phase 2 of the skate park!

AT LAST! Planning permission for Marple Skatepark Phase II has been granted!

The planning application submitted in December last year was finally granted by Stockport Council yesterday. The plans are for improvements to the small top section of the existing skatepark and the transition to the lower section; plus resurfacing of the existing basketball court and additional fencing, turning the court into a modern Multi-User-GAmes facility (MUGA).

The process has taken a long time because comments objecting to the plans submitted in December were received. Of these comments, the planners decided that one in particular needed to be addressed. This was that “there would be no hard-standing access to the new sports area (existing basketball court)” once the improvements were completed.

This has taken considerable time to reach a satisfactory conclusion, as the only way to provide this without restarting the planning process from scratch was to create a new footpath within the footprint covered by the existing planning application. This forced us down the route of adding a footpath along the top edge of the skatepark area (the strip shaded a peachy colour in the 3D visual).

Unfortunately, RoSPA regulations for skateparks stipulate that you cannot have a footpath closer than 2 metres from a skatepark obstacle or feature. This meant that we effectively lost a 3 metre usable strip in total from the top section of the skatepark. The loss of this space meant that we had to make significant changes to what we had originally hoped to do with the top section design, as you will see if you compare the approved plans with what was originally submitted.

But, we are where we are, and at last it’s approved and we can move forward.

The next stage is to firm up the costs for the whole of Phase II. Discussions are ongoing with the skatepark contractor to confirm their costs for the skatepark element and to satisfy the council’s procedures for a single tender action. The MUGA element of the works is expected to go out on competitive tender before Christmas and once we have both prices finalised we will know how much money we need to undertake the full works planned.

The really good news is that £85,000 of Formal Sports Commuted Sums has been approved by the council for this scheme. We won’t know for a while if this is quite enough to do the whole project but if not, it will certainly be a very significant proportion of it. Obviously once we know, and if there is a shortfall, we will look for ways to raise any extra money that is needed.

It may interest Marple people to know that the formal sports commuted sums have come from the Morris Homes development on Hibbert Lane.

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