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Welcome to The Wharfe Valley Property Blog, the place where landlords and homeowners can find useful information, advice, insights, resources and inspiration for owning, renting out, buying and selling property in the Wharfe Valley covering Ilkley, Addingham, Ben Rhydding, Burley in Wharfedale, Menston, Otley and Pool in Wharfedale area.

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July, 2016

125% increase in property values in #Otley

Otley house prices since the Millennium have risen by 125.07%, whilst average salaries in Otley have only grown by 51.27% over the same time frame. Read the full article below WharfeValley_A42sided_Newsletter_Otley_August-Issue3_edit...

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July, 2016

Auction property in #ilkley guide of £150,000

To me auction means opportunity, although not for the faint hearted, you must have funding in place and can complete in 28 days. If you can do the above then this property is worth looking at. Situated just off Leeds Road and within walking distance of Ashlands Primary School (Ofsted rating outstanding 2010) and the amenities of Ilkley on your door step. The property is on the market with Feather Smailes Scales coming up at auction on the...

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July, 2016

Wharfe Valleys own #Downton Abbey is #property of the month #Otley

Lives in a house a very big house in the country, Damon Albarn was absolutely right in his lyrics for this country house new to the market. Situated in the ever popular Arthington village, betwixt Harrogate and Leeds, this rather splendid regal dwelling, on the market with Savills York, comes with a staggering 63 acres. Please note a sit down lawn mower is a must when considering the acreage and of course the asking price of £3.5m. The...

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July, 2016

The #Ilkley #Property Market and The Euro 2016 Football Tournament

With the Referendum on EU membership out of the way, our households can concentrate on something European that doesn’t involve party political broadcasts or politician’s treating us all like children – the Euro 2016 Football Tournament. Ilkley is home to all different backgrounds and nationalities so if you're not lucky enough to be jetting off to France for the UEFA Euro 2016 football tournament, have no fear! For a bit of fun...

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July, 2016

70% of #Otley Tenants are White Collar Middle Class

With Otley youngsters not able to buy their own property, my research would suggests the progressively important role the private rented sector has been playing in housing people in need of a roof over their head, especially at a time of increasing affordability problems for first time buyers and growing difficulties faced by social housing providers (local authorities and housing associations) in their ability to secure funding from Westminster...

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