The Thurrock and South Ockendon Property Blog
By Paul Tobias-Gibbins
From M and P Estates
WHEN owning a home or buy-to-let property in South Ockendon and Thurrock areas, it’s often easy to ignore the regional and national picture when it comes to property. As a homeowner or landlord in South Ockendon, consideration must be given to these markets; As directly and indirectly, they do have a bearing on us here in South Ockendon.
Locally, the value of property in South Ockendon and the number of people moving remain largely steady overall. Looking at the different regions however, there are certainly regional variations. Talking to fellow property professionals in the posh upmarket central London areas of Mayfair and Kensington, the number of people looking to buy or registering interest with agents is continuing to climb after 18 months in the doldrums. In other parts of the UK, there is restraint amongst both buyers and sellers in many locations.