The famous footballer, a house and a Northwood For Sale board. . .

June 29, 2015

  The Northwood For Sale sign that appeared outside David De Gea’s house last week has caused a social media frenzy.  Rumours started  that De Gea, Goal keeper for Manchester United, could be heading back to his home town of Real Madrid. We can however reassure all De Gea fans that his departure is not […] View article >

It’s a great time to be a landlord!

June 25, 2015

As any landlord will know, being involved in buy-to-let can be something of a roller-coaster ride However, recent indicators suggest that the ride might be smoothing out a little, making it a great time to be a landlord! On the finance front, interest rates remain low, and are likely to do so for the foreseeable […] View article >

5 reasons to get tenant insurance

June 19, 2015

Many tenants wrongly assume that they are protected by their landlords insurance for their belongings and liability. However, to get the right cover for your belongings and your liability for landlords’ furnishings, you will need your own tenants’ insurance policy. Here are 5 reasons why: Northwood highly recommends it We recommend that tenants take out […] View article >

A job swap with a difference

June 4, 2015

In an industry first, a member of staff from The Property Ombudsman and our very own Lauren O’Niell switched roles for a week.  With an aim of gaining greater understanding and knowledge of each other’s positions within the industry, it was a unique opportunity for both organisations. The ombudsman Christopher Hamer approached Northwood as part […] View article >

Proud supporters of SAFEagent Awareness Week 2015

June 1, 2015

As Founding Members of SAFEagent, we are delighted to support the 4th annual SAFEagent Awareness Week, running from 1st to 5th June 2015. This is an industry generated and supported campaign to raise awareness of the importance of only letting through an agent who has recognised client money protection in place.  Working with agents who […] View article >