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Possible limit on purchases of 2nd homes in Whitby – Comments from our Managing Director

Following a recent local referendum in Whitby, it has been revealed that 92.3% of Whitby residents are demanding that housing be reserved for full-time residents in the town. Locals say the town is being overrun with second home owners and holiday lets which are driving up property prices and leaving most unable to afford to buy or rent homes in the area.

You can read an article on this subject on the ‘This is Money’ website, written by Chris Brooke for the Daily Mail, Here

Then listen to Shoreline’s Managing Director’s comments on the matter in the following Property Podcast. (Listen from around 30.30 minutes)  Listen Here