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Five Tips for an Autumn Clear-out

Five Tips for an Autumn Clear-out
Friday 20th October, 2017

Five Tips for an Autumn Clear-out Spring isn’t the only time to give your home an overhaul, especially if you’re thinking about putting it on the market with Keywest or have done so already. Autumn can be the ideal time to declutter, especially if you’re likely to...

Leicester Property’s Waterside Boost

Leicester property's waterside boost
Friday 13th October, 2017

Leicester Property’s Waterside Boost In exciting news for the Leicester property market, the proposed multi-million-pound regeneration of the city’s Waterside area has been given a major boost. The Secretary of State has granted Leicester City Council a compulso...

Great time to be a Leicester landlord

Great time to be a Leicester landlord
Tuesday 3rd October, 2017

Great time to be a Leicester landlord Continued regeneration and a buzz in the property market is making it a great time to be a Leicester landlord right now. New figures from Zoopla show that the average property in the city has grown from £206,115 last year to £215,...

Top tips for investing in Leicester buy to let property

Top tips for investing in Leicester buy-to-let property
Friday 15th September, 2017

Top tips for investing in Leicester buy to let property Buy-to-let has had a bit of bad press in recent times due to the tax crackdown, but it can still really pay off, if you choose to invest in a Leicester house or apartment, helped along the way by Keywest and our to...

Demonstrating the strength of the Leicester property market

Demonstrating the strength of the Leicester property market
Friday 8th September, 2017

Demonstrating the strength of the Leicester property market Figures released last month show that the East Midlands boasts the second biggest average property price rise in the UK, showing the potential on offer if you are buying or selling in the leicester property mar...

Could You Live in a Leicester Micro-Home?

Could You Live in a Leicester Micro-Home?
Wednesday 30th August, 2017

Could You Live in a Leicester Micro-Home? Consumer group Which? has discovered that there has been an explosion in the number of so-called ‘micro-homes’, which tend to be smaller on average than a London Tube carriage or budget hotel room. Last year saw a 40% in...

Autumn Checklist: Getting Your Home Ready for the Autumn

Autumn Checklist: Getting Your Home Ready for the Autumn
Thursday 24th August, 2017

Autumn Checklist: Getting Your Home Ready for the Autumn Summer may be proving rather disappointing weather-wise, but that means there’s all the more reason to be turning our thoughts towards the autumn and getting our homes primed and ready for the colder months. Sep...

Name Your Property to Sell

Name Your Property to Sell
Thursday 20th July, 2017

Name Your Property to Sell It can seem like a great idea to give your home a quirky name, but beware: the wrong choice can put some buyers off when it comes time to enlist the help of the Keywest team and put your property on the market. You might not think that a name ...

Leicester Properties Knockout Potential

Leicester Properties’ Knockout Potential
Thursday 13th July, 2017

Leicester Properties Knockout Potential Every day the team at Keywest extols the virtues of investing in Leicester property because we fully appreciate the city’s huge potential. We are not the only ones championing our great city, however, as the latest high-profile ...

Leicester Rental Market Is ‘Strong and Stable’

Could You Live in a Leicester Micro-Home?
Friday 7th July, 2017

Leicester Rental Market Is ‘Strong and Stable’ If you’re thinking about purchasing a buy-to-let property in Leicester, then the results of a new market index could offer just the incentive you need to allow the Keywest team to help you on the journey to becoming a...

Perk Up Your Patio for Added Kerb Appeal

Perk Up Your Patio for Added Kerb Appeal
Thursday 29th June, 2017

Perk Up Your Patio for Added Kerb Appeal You shouldn’t underestimate the power of kerb appeal, and it’s not too late to spruce up your patio in time to entice a summer buyer. There’s no doubt that you’ve got to move now if you want flowering plants in pots b...

The Cost of Buying a Leicester Home

The Cost of Buying a Leicester Home
Friday 16th June, 2017

The Cost of Buying a Leicester Home You can trust the Keywest team to help you take the first steps on the property ladder by giving you access to some of the best first-time-buyer property options available in Leicester, but one of the first decisions you will have to ...

Buying a Leasehold Flat in Leicester

Buying a Leasehold Flat in Leicester
Thursday 8th June, 2017

Buying a Leasehold Flat in Leicester If you are considering buying a Leicester flat, it is likely that you will be investing in a leasehold home, but what does this mean and what factors do you need to consider? Buying a leasehold flat means that you will own the apartm...

Top 20 Features to Help Sell Your Leicester Property

Top 20 Features to Help Sell Your Leicester Property
Wednesday 31st May, 2017

Top 20 Features to Help Sell Your Leicester Property If you’re thinking about investing in your Leicester home with a view to maximising its selling potential in the future (with the help of Keywest, of course), you need to know where best to spend your money to gain ...

Maximise the Price Potential of Your Leicester Property

Maximise the Price Potential of Your Leicester Property
Friday 26th May, 2017

Maximise the Price Potential of Your Leicester Property Are you thinking about selling your Leicester flat or terraced or semi-detached home? If so, a major profit could be on the cards if you allow the Leicester property specialists at Keywest help you achieve the best...