Case Studies from the South East
Assets held in the South East are typically high-end 5-6 bedroom family homes which mostly house corporate executive tenants.
Cobham, for example; given its proximity to central London and a number of prominent public schools, has historically offered solid rental returns/capital growth and continues to attract top executives and their families.
Year of purchase: March 2009 | Cost of purchase: £1.5m
Fair Value (March 2020): £1.9m | Current monthly rent: £5,950
3 year average gross rental yield: 9.0% on capital investment / 3.5% on FV
Year of purchase: March 2011 | Cost of purchase: £2.6m
Fair Value (March 2020): £3.0m | Current monthly rent: £10,000
3 year average gross rental yield: 9.3% on capital investment / 4.0% on FV