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What’s in Store for Lettings in 2021?
What’s in Store for Lettings in 2021?
What a year 2021 has been already! Here's a brief overview of what we think is yet to come for Swansea landlords. Further Property Restrictions At the time of writing, the ...
Our “New Normal”
Our “New Normal”
The start of 2021 isn't exactly how we anticipated it to be, and here are again in lockdown! McCartan is very much open for business; we're here to help tenants move ...
2020: The Year in Review
2020: The Year in Review
“If we thought the last decade was difficult for landlords, 2020 is going to be a real minefield. There’s no doubt we’re going into another legislation heavy year with massive ...
Rental Tracker, December 2020
Rental Tracker, December 2020
The average rent in Swansea is currently £850pcm - down 2.59% from last month, but up 5.85% on the same month last year. Average Asking Rents in Swansea, December 2020 1 bed 2 ...
McCartan Christmas Working Hours
McCartan Christmas Working Hours
Thank you for all your support this year. It’s been a real rollercoaster! Just to remind you, visits to our office continue to be by appointment only. We are also available ...
Tenants, Protect Your Rental Property for Winter
Tenants, Protect Your Rental Property for Winter
Making sure your rental property is ready for Winter means you'll be able to keep the warmth in, save money, and protect your home in the cold months ahead. With ...
Rental Tracker, November 2020
Rental Tracker, November 2020
The average rent in Swansea is currently £872pcm - up 0.23% from last month, and 8.32% from November 2019. Average Asking Rents in Swansea, November 2020 1 bed 2 bed 3 bed 4 bed 5 bed Houses £499pcm £637pcm £752pcm £882pcm £1028pcm Flats £578pcm £798pcm £801pcm £1159pcm £1899pcm All £557pcm £742pcm £770pcm £924pcm £1046pcm Difference ...
Landlord Update: Evictions, Where Do You Stand?
Landlord Update: Evictions, Where Do You Stand?
It has never been a more challenging time to be a landlord in Wales. This is McCartan's first webinar, and it will be an in-depth dive into the eviction process ...
Swansea Rents Rise 10%
Swansea Rents Rise 10%
Rents in Swansea have increased a staggering 9.99% between September and October this year, according to stats provided by property portal Zoopla.  This puts the average asking rent at £871pcm.  Rents jumped for the same ...
Rental Tracker, October 2020
Rental Tracker, October 2020
The average rent in Swansea is currently £870pcm - that's a 9.99% increase from last month. Average Asking Rents in Swansea, October 2020 1 bed 2 bed 3 bed 4 bed 5 bed Houses £501pcm £617pcm £735pcm £914pcm £1,144pcm Flats £564pcm £792pcm £949pcm £1,143pcm £1,910pcm All £545pcm £744pcm £807pcm £959pcm £1,160pcm Difference from September 2020 1 ...
“Firebreak” Lockdown Rules for Landlords
“Firebreak” Lockdown Rules for Landlords
The Welsh Government have announced that Wales will enter a “firebreak” lockdown as of 6pm this Friday (23rd October) until Monday 9th November. This will replace the local lockdown restrictions ...
Top 5 Rental Trends Revealed as Tenants’ Priorities Change
Top 5 Rental Trends Revealed as Tenants’ Priorities Change
At McCartan, we’ve always been keen to include local amenities and attractions when writing our property listings. People moving from outside Swansea, or within Swansea to areas they’re less familiar with, find it helpful ...
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