Jul 5, 2024

Now is the Perfect Time to Move

With the general election now behind us, there is a renewed sense of stability and optimism in the housing market, making it the perfect time to buy a new home. Several factors are aligning to create an ideal environment for prospective homebuyers. One of the most significant developments is that inflation is finally coming under control. This economic stability is crucial for both buyers and sellers, as it helps maintain predictable and manageable costs. Additionally, interest rates are beginning to come down, making mortgages more affordable and increasing the purchasing power of buyers.

The end of election-related uncertainty as we move into the summer season is another positive factor. Historically, the housing market tends to pick up during the summer months, coinciding with school holidays and better weather. Experts predict that the housing market is set to improve steadily. The combination of lower interest rates and controlled inflation is expected to boost buyer confidence and drive demand. We are already witnessing a surge in interest from potential buyers eager to capitalise on these favourable conditions.

“We are seeing a significant increase in inquiries and viewings,” said James Rennison, Managing Director. “Our properties are ready for immediate occupation, and with the current economic climate, it’s a fantastic time for buyers to make their move.”

Furthermore, the cost of living is starting to come down, which is good news for households across the country. Lower living costs mean that people have more disposable income, which can be invested in purchasing a new home. In addition to the favourable market conditions, new homes offer significant advantages over older properties in terms of cost efficiency and sustainability. Modern homes built by Kendrick Homes are equipped with the latest energy-saving technologies, making them more economical to run. Our new homes include air source heat pumps, which extract heat from the air, reducing the need for traditional heating methods and eliminating emissions associated with traditional heating methods. Solar panels harness renewable energy from the sun, helping to reduce electricity costs and contributing to a greener environment. High-quality insulation materials keep the heat in during winter and out during summer, ensuring a comfortable living environment while reducing energy consumption. Double or triple glazed windows provide excellent thermal insulation, soundproofing, and security, enhancing the overall energy efficiency of the home. Additionally, all our homes come with modern, energy-efficient appliances that further reduce electricity usage and costs.

These features not only make new homes more cost-effective to run but also align with the growing emphasis on sustainability and environmental responsibility. Investing in a new home means lower utility bills, less environmental impact, and a more comfortable living experience. The current market conditions are creating a perfect storm of opportunity for homebuyers. Whether you’re a first-time buyer or looking to upgrade, now is the ideal time to make your move and secure a new home.

As we move forward, Kendrick Homes remains committed to providing exceptional homes and helping individuals and families find their perfect property in this promising market. The post-election period has brought a wave of positive changes, and we’re excited to help you take advantage of them.