Stamp duty holiday’s impact on the property market

The stamp duty holiday was announced on 8 July 2020 and was set to be in place until 31 March 2021. During this period of time, homebuyers purchasing a property up to £500,000 were exempt from paying any stamp duty. In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, this holiday was announced in an effort to […]

Money saving tips for when you’re moving house

Moving house can cost a significant amount of money. It’s helpful to plan for this well in advance so you’re prepared for all the costs. And it’s also beneficial to take measures so you save the money that you can. Here are seven tips to help you save your hard-earned cash when moving house. Sell […]

Meet the built-to-rent super landlords taking over the Manchester property market

Build-to-rent developments vs mixed schemes in Manchester Greater Manchester is seeing a property boom in the construction and take-up of property developments, especially build-to-rent schemes. Build-to-rent developments involve full apartment blocks being built strictly for the rental market. Not available to owner-occupiers or small private landlords.  Many of the large build-to-rent schemes in Manchester and […]

Interest in new-build properties are at record highs

As the property market is seeing a record number of people on the house hunt, many are seeing the benefits that come with buying a new-build property.  August has been the busiest month for the UK property market in 10 years as more people are prioritising homebuying than summer holidays, according to Rightmove. With the […]

How Manchester’s skyscrapers stack up against the world’s top skylines

High-rise apartments and mixed-use buildings are becoming landmarks in world-class cities around the world. As city centre living has become more popular than ever, many are looking to tall apartment buildings to find homes that come with luxury amenities and convenience. Many of these developments even have the feel of a five-star hotel, but sometimes […]

London vs Manchester: Battle of the capital and the Northern Powerhouse city

With the north-south divide, many look to compare London with the UK’s second city, Manchester. Home to cultural, social and economic differences, the two cities also have differing costs of living, markets, employment opportunities and transport links. London has long been considered a global city, while Manchester has begun to position itself as a top […]

Manctopia – Is the property boom good for Manchester?

As featured on the upcoming BBC2 documentary Manctopia: Billion Pound Property Boom showcasing on Tuesday 18 August 9.00pm-10.00pm on BBC TWO Manchester is seeing a billion pound property boom and is one of the busiest areas for construction and development outputs across Europe. As the city is becoming a cosmopolitan epicentre, has further situated itself […]

Manchester named a leading global hotspot for start-ups

Manchester-Liverpool was ranked ninth in the world’s emerging startup ecosystems and first in the UK, according to a recent report by Startup Genome. The report ranked the top 100 emerging startup ecosystems out of 270 places across the world in 2020. Additionally, as an overall ecosystem, Manchester-Liverpool placed second in the UK. The report looked […]

Sites Open for Viewings

We’d love to show you our brand new homes Our team has been working hard to make sure our developments are delivering on time and safe for you to view. If you are actively looking to move home and would like to book a viewing, please call us on 01925 947 015 or send a message […]

LOCAL Crescent boasts added value to help residents save money

LOCAL Crescent is an upcoming development by Salboy on the edge of Manchester city centre and Salford, featuring a prime location and a range of top-notch amenities. The development is set to provide 399 apartments and seven townhouses across three distinct towers with a range of one, two and three bedroom homes. With its easy […]