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HMO Property Designs breaks down HMO investment

What are HMO properties?

A house in multiple occupation (or HMO) is a property that is privately rented and houses three or more tenants who aren’t from the same family group. Also known as ‘shared houses’, HMOs accommodate students, professionals and all kinds of groups that are different to the traditional family unit. There is a growing demand for … Read more

HMO Property Designs breaks down HMO investment

What is HMO investment?

HMO stands for ‘Houses in Multiple Occupation’ or ‘Houses of Multiple Occupation’. An HMO property investment is widely recognised as more profitable. Investing in HMOs commands higher rental yields and, depending on the structure of the investment can be a way to invest in property with little demand on the owner’s time. Before we look … Read more

HMO Property Designs

What is co-living?

This is a movement, a new way of living for some and one that has been proven popular and is evolving. It provides community and connection, something we all need and deserve. Co-living is not new in the UK, but as more developments are in the planning across the country and the world, the co-living … Read more

Launching new areas for 2021

While 2020 was a challenging year for us all, we have remained busy selling 39 new HMO projects and renovation 25 houses creating over 104 luxury rooms to rent in Burnley, Preston and Lancaster. Off the back on this success, we are looking to replicate our business model in 3 brand new areas for 2021. … Read more

Growth in demand for HMO accommodation in Burnley – Boohoo

We have recently established a successful relationship with Boohoo via a local agent E&M Lettings and have been contracted to provide rooms required by Boohoo to accommodate the vast increase in their blue-collar staff.   Boohoo Group have recently acquired the Debenhams, Dorothy Perkins, Burtons and Wallis brands. They have increased their sales dramatically during lockdown, … Read more

PROFITABLE RECESSION BEATING PROJECTS

We are by far the largest independent student accommodation conversion company in the North West, with in excess of 171 successfully completed and rented projects. Looking at the future student accommodation marketplace, we have recently added to our books a significant number of new properties based around the two Universities. We believe that the coming recession will give us … Read more

HMO Property Designs

Salford Media City 1 Billion Expansion

The BBC’s northern home is to double in size within ten years after local council gives go-ahead. Click the link below to read more. https://www.theguardian.com/media/2016/sep/01/salfords-mediacityuk-gets-1bn-expansion

BREXIT

We have done a large amount of research in the effects of the reality of our exit from the EU. According to all sources it would appear that the one area that is a safe haven through these troubled times is education as all party policies on University education will remain the same.  Our business model ultimately … Read more