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Revealed: the most expensive streets in Swansea
Revealed: the most expensive streets in Swansea
Those of you who, like me, love looking at property online will be excited to hear that the most expensive streets in Wales in 2018 have been announced, with two ...
DPS Over 6 Weeks Behind on Deposit Dispute Decisions
DPS Over 6 Weeks Behind on Deposit Dispute Decisions
The Deposit Protection Scheme (DPS) still have a backlog of dispute decisions to make. Though they won’t comment on how long it will take to catch up, we understand they ...
McCartan Welcomes a New Member of Staff
McCartan Welcomes a New Member of Staff
We are pleased to introduce you to a new member of staff, Laura Parry. Laura brings with her lots of experience from working in the Private Rented Sector, and has worked ...
McCartan Christmas Opening Hours 2018
McCartan Christmas Opening Hours 2018
During the festive break, our office opening times will be as follows: Friday 21st December - 9am to 4.30pm Monday 24th December to Tuesday 1st January - CLOSED Wednesday 2nd ...
100,000 Welsh Landlords Unaccounted For
100,000 Welsh Landlords Unaccounted For
It’s now been 2 years since it became a legal obligation for landlords and agents operating in Wales to be registered and licensed under Rent Smart Wales (RSW). The legislation officially came ...
McCartan are Raising Funds for a Local Playground
McCartan are Raising Funds for a Local Playground
Earlier this month, I completed the Aspire Channel Swim Challenge – a 22-mile swim in 12 weeks, the equivalent of swimming the English Channel from Dover to Calais! I am now proposing to ...
Could Swansea’s Tidal Lagoon still be a Reality?
Could Swansea’s Tidal Lagoon still be a Reality?
Despite the Government’s crushing blow not to back the ground-breaking Tidal Lagoon, rumblings have started that it may not be completely off the table just yet. A meeting was held in ...
Growing Appeal for Swansea City Centre as Business Location
Growing Appeal for Swansea City Centre as Business Location
In July, the BBC reported there had been a rapid return to city centre living. Last month, Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) have released data that shows an increase in commercial rentals not seen in Swansea ...
Illegal Landlords Prosecuted by Rent Smart Wales
Illegal Landlords Prosecuted by Rent Smart Wales
Since the Rent Smart Wales deadline for registration and licensing by private landlords has passed, there are still around 3,500 landlords illegally letting properties after failing to sign up to ...
Swansea City Transformation Begins
Swansea City Transformation Begins
Construction has now started on Swansea’s largest city re-development since WW2. The centrepiece of the re-development will be a 3,500-seat Digital Arena, which will be built on Wellington Street in Swansea ...
Swansea House Prices Below 2007 Peak, but Rents Up 26%
Swansea House Prices Below 2007 Peak, but Rents Up 26%
So, is 2018 the time to invest in BTL in Swansea? Hometrack have released their monthly House Price Index for June 2018 listing the average house prices of all the cities in ...
Rapid Return to Swansea City Centre Living
Rapid Return to Swansea City Centre Living
With the Kingsway Regeneration in full swing and the City Deal due to start soon, too, it comes as no great surprise that the BBC is reporting a rapid return to city centre living. Thirty years ago, ...
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