For those with some expertise in creating something out of
nothing this could be a great project. A bit unclear whether it still needs
excavating, but one thing is certain; the end product is to be a desirable
studio flat in “Emerging Outer Prime” Streatham Hill.
Studio flats on these roads should fetch in the region of £215,000
to £230,000. So with a potential resale of £215,000 plus a guide of £30,000
plus some legals and building work makes for a handy profit of £150,000plus.
Unless of course the bidding goes crazy….
But, will planning permission be granted? There have been
objections in the past on the road by the looks of things, so perhaps the
vendor was wiser to await the decision before throwing this one under the
Interesting for the right buyer with the right experience to
see it through.
So, if you're in the market for a good opportunity to develop
something from nothing then have a look at this one.
I had the most interesting conversation the other day with a local Clapham accountant, who asked me about my articles on the Clapham property market. It was quite humbling to be given praise by such a professional, when he commented enthusiastically on the articles I write. He was particularly interested with the graphs, facts and figures contained within them – so much so he recommended his clients read them, as most of them were either Clapham homeowners, Clapham landlords and a lot of the time - both. However, one question that kept me on my toes was, “With so many House-Price-Indices, how do you know which one to use and how can you calculate what is exactly happening in Clapham?”
To start with, there are indeed a great number of these Indices, including the Land Registry, Office of National Stats, Halifax, Nationwide and LSL to name but a few. The issue occurs when these different house price indices give diverse pictures of the state of the UK housing market. Whilst some indice…
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