New homes in Canterbury make great investments
Would-be buy-to-let investors can earn a guaranteed 6% rental yield right now – simply by purchasing a two-bedroom apartment at Taylor Wimpey’s Millers Court development of houses and apartments in Canterbury.
The leading house-builder is offering those keen to reap the rewards of a sound investment in property in Canterbury a range of special incentives combined with lower prices, to make life as a landlord easy.
Jason Stokes, Regional Sales and Marketing Director for Taylor Wimpey South East, says: “With banks offering low returns on savings, savvy investors in Kent are increasingly looking to put money into new build homes in Canterbury.
“By doing this now, they are taking advantage of today’s great prices on our Millers Court selection of high-quality, maintenance-free apartments for sale in Canterbury – ready to receive a great return on their money.
“A buy-to-let home at this sought-after development of houses and flats in Canterbury looks set to become a brilliant investment, especially as property prices pick up again, with a guaranteed yield of 6% on selected two-bedroom apartments.”
Taylor Wimpey investor packages are available with selected apartments at Millers Court on a first come, first served basis. Prices start at just £159,750 for two-bedroom designs.
The Plot 6 ‘Bay Court’ apartment, for example, is priced at £162,500, measures 608 sq ft and features a large lounge/dining room with a Juliet balcony and a stylish open-plan kitchen, plus two bedrooms, one with en suite and a separate bathroom.
All apartments benefit from a high standard specification including a fitted kitchen with built-in oven, hob and hood, central heating and double glazing, plus allocated parking outside.
There is also access to secure communal cycle storage, while selected plots benefit from attractive Juliet balconies to living areas.
Alternatively, there’s a choice of three-bedroom properties priced from just £219,995 at Millers Court, and four-bedroom townhouses from only £259,500.
Millers Court is located close to the heart of the vibrant and picturesque city of Canterbury, which boasts more than 320 shops as well as a wealth of bars and restaurants, cinemas and theatres. The development is also within easy reach of an abundance of schools for all ages.
Commuters will appreciate that Canterbury is close to major road links and within easy reach of the City. The development lies just nine miles from the M2, about 16 miles from the M20 and under a mile from Canterbury East station, while Ashford International station is only 17 miles away, with journey times to London St Pancras just 38 minutes.
Canterbury is steeped in history with the city’s skyline dominated by the stunning cathedral, the oldest in England. The ancient ruins of St Augustine’s Abbey and St Martin’s Church form Canterbury’s UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Much of the surrounding countryside is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The beautiful north Kent coast is only a short drive away, with the artistic town of Whitstable – famed for its oysters – and the traditional seaside magic of Herne Bay both popular destinations for days out.
Further information on achieving a guaranteed 6% rental yield at Millers Court is available by visiting the Sales and Marketing Suite, located in George Roche Road, off Nunnery Fields, Canterbury, and open daily from 10am to 5pm. Alternatively, visit taylorwimpey.co.uk.