Bamford Point Development Sheffield
Sheffield New Development Overview
Bamford Point is an exciting new development opportunity located near to the popular suburb of Hillsborough – the home of Sheffield Wednesday - and occupies a superb location that is within walking distance of this bustling social suburb with a fantastic mix of high street shops and cafes, riverside bars and restaurants, as well as the convenient shopping facilities located within the Hillsborough Barracks.
The development comprises a mix of 45 luxury one and two bedroom apartments that are arranged over four floors, as well as the option for secure, undercroft car parking. Every apartment will ooze high end designer chic, with ultra-high specification Pro-Norm kitchens and luxury bathrooms featuring Villeroy and Boch and Hansgrohe fixtures and fittings.
Bamford Point benefits from being less than 100 metres to the nearest Supertram stop with fast links to the City Centre and nearby Kelham Island with its famous selection of Real Ale pubs.
Why Invest in Sheffield?
Sheffield has a reputation for being one of the friendliest and safest cities in the UK and remains an ever popular choice for owner occupiers and investors alike. There is something to suit everybody including a vibrant pub and club culture that includes the now infamous Tramlines Festival once a year, the largest theater complex outside of London, art galleries, sports facilities and the famous Meadowhall shopping centre. As well as this bustling city culture, almost a third of the city lies within the Peak District National Park and the city has over 80 parks, making it one of the greenest cities in Europe. Students are well catered for with a choice of two, world renowned universities, as well as enviable transport links for professionals with London being 2 hours away by train, Doncaster Sheffield International Airport being 30 minutes drive away, as well as the popular Sheffield Supertram that provides transport links across the city.
Key Features of the Sheffield Development
- 45 one and two bedroom apartments, with lift access to all four levels
- Option for a private terrace and secure, undercroft parking
- Ultra-high specification Pro-Norm kitchens, manufactured in Germany
- Designer bathrooms featuring Villeroy and Boch and Hansgrohe fixtures and fittings
- Super-fast fibre-optic broadband and video entry systems
- Integrated appliances from the Bosch/Neff/Siemens Group
- Energy efficient triple glazing throughout
- Low service charges of only £650 per annum
- 10 year New Build Warranty
Sheffield Sound Investments
Sheffield remains the next buy to let investment hotspot within the North due to multi-million pound commercial and government investment by 2021, rising property prices and the city being recently named as the best city for university graduates in the UK.
Over 65,000 students study at Sheffield's two universities, including more than 7000 international students. The city recently topped a list of university cities that could benefit from more student accommodation; the universities are only able to provide 11,369 bedrooms to more than 46,890 full time students, leaving a massive 76% looking for accommodation in the private rented sector. Knight Frank has recently forecast this student population will increase by 15-20% over the next 5 years with TotallyMoney.com recently naming it as having the best BTL returns of any city in the UK across more than 2,600 postcodes. Rental properties in Sheffield are snapped up in an average of three days, with up to five tenants per available property.
Bamford Point represents a superb opportunity to add to any professional investment portfolio with potential yields in excess of 7% and full, hands off management available via Belvoir Sheffield.
Help To Buy
Bamford Point is eligible for the Help To Buy scheme. A Help to Buy: Equity Loan the Government lends you up to 20% of the cost of your newly built home, so you’ll only need a 5% cash deposit and a 75% mortgage to make up the rest. You won’t be charged loan fees on the 20% loan for the first five years of owning your home.
Belvoir Sheffield Property Management
Belvoir! Sheffield is located within the vibrant Cathedral Quarter in Sheffield city centre, perfectly located amid the historical landmarks present in The Steel City. Belvoir! Sheffield have always been known as ‘The Lettings Specialist’ and for good reason – we are the largest franchised lettings agent within Sheffield and our Lettings Team are experts in their field! We offer a range of Managed and Tenant Find options for professional landlords, as well as in-house Property Management that we can tailor to your individual needs, coupled with additional services such as Rent Guarantee and insurance for landlords and tenants. We offer a full range of added benefits for tenants including a 24 emergency maintenance line, insurance and access to The Tenant Shop.