7th December 2017 0

Runcorn Rents Set to Rise to £605 pm in Next 5 Years  

It’s now been a good 12/18 months since annual rental price inflation in Runcorn peaked at 1.9%. Since then...
30th November 2017 0

Increase in Interest Rates to cost Runcorn Home Owners £146.11 a year

Runcorn homeowners will be among those affected by the latest rise in the Bank of England interest rates. The...
23rd November 2017 0

89 rental properties in the Runcorn area will be illegal in 2018

As the winter months draw in and the temperature starts to drop, keeping one’s home warm is vital. Yet,...
16th November 2017 0

The Runcorn House Price Index: 104.1

I had the most interesting conversation the other day with a local Runcorn accountant, who asked me about my...
9th November 2017 0

Runcorn Homeowners Are Only Moving Every 20 Years (part 2)

In the credit crunch of 2008/9 the rate of home moving plunged to its lowest level ever. In 2009 the rate at...

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This blog follows the buy-to-let and general property market in and around the Runcorn area in Cheshire. You'll find tips, guidance, and analysis that relates specifically to Runcorn. If you're thinking of buying a property to let in the Runcorn area, or just want some general property / market related news and advice about the area, please feel free to get in touch! I would love to hear from you Helen Pass 01928 246 888


I’m Helen Pass from HomeSmart Lettings in Runcorn. I’m a landlord who continues to invest in local property as well as manage my own rental portfolio. In 2014 I setup HomeSmart Lettings not only to manage other landlords properties as if they were my own, but also to give some tips as to how to best go about investing in property.