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Property Reading

We have had a look at a few auction property related books, that offer advice on buying and selling property at auction, property investment and buy to let. There are a plenty of property books dedicated to buying at auction. Click the links to find out more and buy on Amazon. Happy auction property reading

Before the Hammer Falls was published in April 2019, written by Jay Howard and Piotr Rusinek, the book is the insiders guide to property auction success and is aimed at those new to buying and selling at property auction as well as seasoned buyers, again it has plenty of case studies and lots of useful information

Buy Before the Hammer Falls: The Insider’s Guide to Property Auction Success on Amazon here


Written by Samnatha Collett and published in March 2014, How to Buy Property at Auction aims to be the essesntioal guide to winning property and buy to let bargains with tips and advice on how to buy at auction, includiding a step by step guidie, with plenty of case studies and a really usefull directory of auctions houses.

Find out more and buy your How to Buy Property at Auction on Amazon here

The Complete Guide to Property Investment: How to survive & thrive in the new world of buy-to-let book was published in Jan 2016 and written by Rob Dix offers guidance on the buy to let property investment market and how to build your own successful property portfolio.

Buy your copy of The Complete Guide to Property Investment on Amazon here

Buying Bargains at Property Auctions is written by Howard Gooddie and was published in December 2013. this guide guide features information on contracts, finance, bidding and winning, how to sell a property at auction and useful check lists

You can find our more and buy your copy of Buying Bargains at Property Auctions on Amazon here

These are all Amazon affiliated links, so if you do go on to buy using our links, we will receive a small income for which we are grateful

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Character Homes in Lyndhurst Hampshire

Now that estate agents are opening again, operating in accordance with government guidelines, we have taken a look at what has recently come to the market in Lyndhurst, in Hampshire a beautiful part of the county, within the New Forest. We have found you 4 lovely, characterful homes with 3 bedrooms on the market, for sale with guide prices of £375,000 to £525,000 these delightful homes are either detached or semi detached.

This three bedroom semi detached property is Ivy Cottage, which is located in Lyndhurst, with 2 bedrooms on the first floor with a master bedroom on the second and kitchen, living room and wc/ensuite on the ground floor. Out side there is a well stocked cottage garden and 2 sheds, plus the property benefits from a parking space to the front. This wonderful cottage is on the market with a Guide Price of £425,000 with Hayward Fox Estate Agents in Brockenhurst, call them on tel: 01590 624300 The adjacent cottage is also for sale, see our fourth choice below

Located in Cadnam, Hampshire on the edge of the New Forest and 3 miles north of Lyndhurst is this characterful 3 bedroom detached cottage with 3 reception rooms, 2 bathrooms and a delightful private rear garden with a summer houses, trees and shrubs, plus parking to the front. Morris Dibben Estate Agents are marketing the property with a price guide of £500,000, call them on 01794 230016

An extended 3 bedroom detached house in Lyndhurst with the benefit of a garden chalet/studio with bedroom/lounge, kitchen area and shower room. There is parking for two cars. Austin and Wyatt Estate Agents in Lyndhurst are marketing the property with a guide price of £525,000. Contact them on 023 8181 0679 for more information or to arrange a viewing

Our fourth choice is Wistira Cottage, a 3 bed semi detached cottage fronting a green in Lyndhurst, which forms the other half of the first property, Ivy Cottage and currently has an interconnecting door on the ground floor. This cottage has three bedrooms and a shower room. The rear garden is secluded with well stocked beds. Hayward Fox Estate Agents are marketing this property with a price guide of £375,000. Contact them on 01590 624300

What a wonderful selection of desirable properties for sale in the New Forest, happy property hunting.

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New Home Alton

Redrow homes are marketing this brand new 4 bedroom family home in Alton Hampshire

Alton new home

Find out more on Rightmove about this new home in Alton here


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East Wellow Hampshire

A superb 5 bedroom family home being marketed in East Wellow near Romsey by Hamptons International

Find out more on Rightmove about this East Wellow home here


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Southampton Auction Property October 2019

There are a few auctions coming up, so we have had a look at some of the properties coming to public auction in October in the Southampton area. Here is a selection of 3 to 5 bedroom houses with guide prices from £160,000 to £300,000 Click on the image for more info or call the agent (a mention would be appreciated) There are additional fees associated with the purchase of a property at auction, check the legal pack and with the auctioneer

A leasehold 3 bedroom terraced property on Glebe Court, Highfield, Southampton in need of improvement and modernisation. Guide Price £275,000 Auction on 24th October Contact Fox & Sons Auctions on : 02380 338066 or click the image below

Connells are auctioning a 3 bedroom terraced house in Freemantle Southampton, on Firgrove Road, which looks as thought it has been improved and refurbished with new kitchen, bathroom, flooring and decoration. There are open days on Mondays and Wednesdays between 11.30 and 12. Guide Price £175,000 Auction on 24th October Call Connells Auctions on 02382 200363 or click the image below

Another 3 bed mid terraced house, this time in Portswood Southampton and in need of modernisation throughout is being auction by Pearsons Auctioneers on the 16th October with a Guide Price £160,000 Call Pearsons on 02380 233288 or click the image below

A 3 bedroom terraced house in Lordswood, Southampton at Sheldrake Gardens is going to auction with Fox and Sons on 24th October with a Guide Price £160,000 , the condition appears good so the property could make a great family home or investment. Call Fox and Sons on 02380 338066 or click the image below

Finally a 5 bedroom semi detached house with an HMO licence in Highfield, so it is close to Southampton University. Going to Auction on the 16th October with a Guide Price £299,500 through Pearsons Auctioneers, call them on 02380 233288 or click the image below

Please make sure you view the property and inspect the legal pack if you are considering buying at auction. This is a summary of what we found online today, so prices, info and availability can change. Check with the auctioneer. Happy bidding!

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Hampshire Property Search £350,000

In these uncertain times with the Brexit countdown clock in full flow. What houses or bungalows are on the market for £350,000 with at least 2 bedrooms in Hampshire? Here is a selection of homes for sale in Hampshire with asking prices of £350,000 today:

Spencers are selling this modern 4 bedroom detached house within walking distance of Ringwood Town Centre Hampshire

4 bed detached house for sale
Kingfisher Way, Ringwood BH24

Austin & Wyatt are marketing this 3 bedroom detached bungalow in Fareham

3 bed bungalow for sale The Tanners, Fareham PO14

Fox and Sons are marketing a 3 bedroom semi detached house which could do with some updating in Weeke Winchester

3 bed semi-detached house for sale
Taplings Road, Winchester SO22

In Petersfield a 2 bed Victorian terraced property that has been modernised is for sale

2 bed terraced house for sale
North Road, Petersfield GU32

Barons are marketing a 3 bed link detached family home, that again could do with some updating in Basingstoke

3 bed link-detached house for sale
Kempshott, Basingstoke RG22

In Southampton on the borders of Woolston and Sholing Charles Carr are marketing an older 4 bed detached house

4 bed detached house for sale
St. Annes Gardens, Southampton SO19

So a quick search on Zoopla found 34 properties in Hampshire on the market with 2 bedrooms or more at £350,000. If you are in the market for buying you won’t of course, restrict your price range so much, therefore there is plenty of choice of property available and £350,000 can get you a great home in Hampshire


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Property Hants are delighted to let you know that we are including property listings on our website, using the WordPress Plugin Easy Property Listings.

We have included a few properties from other websites, to test out the listings feature and develop our website.  At the moment we only include sale properties, but can easily expand to homes to rent.

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Property Market News

Housing Market Report for June 2018 from Halifax

The Halifax released its UK housing market report for June on the 6th July 2018. The report suggest that house prices in the UK remain flat and there has been a slight slowing in growth of property values from May to June. They also report that market activity levels and mortgage activity remain steady. The Halifax are standing by their view that house prices across the UK will increase by a forecast range of 0 to 3% for the full year. Average house price across the UK is £225,654

Read the Full Halifax Market Report for June 2018 here

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Estate Agents are showing signs of financial distress

A report from accounts Moore Stephens says that 27% of estate agents are struggling financially, they say as there is a long term decline in property sales. They also say that the ban on lettings fees for tenants expected to be introduced next year will impact further

Read the full story on BBC news website here or Guardian website here