Ryde, PO33 2AA | Investment Property for Sale | VES-PO33-001

Opportunity to purchase a 2-unit block with the potential to generate a 5.7% gross yield


2-unit Block




Based on

deposit: £131,250

stamp duty: £22,000

mortgage fees: £1,500

conveyancing fees: £2,000






The block















Block information

  • The block contains two newly refurbished apartments, see below for more information
  • Spread over 2 floors each, the apartments comprise:
    • 3 x double bedrooms
    • The main bedroom has an ensuite shower room
    • Family bathroom
    • Separate WC
    • Open-plan living/kitchen area
    • Sea views, overlooking Solent
  • Each apartment is entitled to apply to the council for 2 parking permits
  • Parking is close by behind the apartments
  • Council tax band: B
  • EPC rating: D
  • The vendor is open to selling the freehold of the entire building for a nominal amount
  • The vendor is also open to selling the flats individually, see our separate listings

Leasehold information

  • Length of lease: 999 years
  • Year lease started: 2023
  • Years left on lease: 999 years (from 2023)
  • Service charge: anticipated amount, subject to change
  • Service charge review period: annually
  • Ground rent charge: nominal
  • Ground rent review period: tbc

Refurbishment information

  • The external facade of this Victorian building was fully restored
  • Both apartments were completely refurbished and works included:
    • Rewiring
    • Replumbing
    • Installation of new gas central heating system
    • New double-glazed windows
    • Underfloor heating in the bathroom and ensuite shower room
    • New carpets
    • New kitchen
    • New bathroom
    • Decorated throughout

Rental information

  • One of the apartments is now let at £1,250 pcm
  • The other apartment is being advertised for rent and is expected to also achieve £1,250 pcm
    • Expected monthly rental income: £2,500
    • Expected annual rental income: £30,000

Location information

  • The block is located in the centre of Ryde, just off the hustle and bustle of the main high street
  • All local amenities including shops, cafes, and pubs are just a short walk away
  • Ryde Esplanade is a 7-minute walk away, which houses a train station for local travel as well as the hovercraft port with services to the mainland taking only 10 minutes
  • At the end of Ryde Pier is the high-speed FastCat to Portsmouth taking around 20 minutes
  • The car ferry to Portsmouth is only 3 miles away in Fishbourne
  • The properties are ideally located for commuting to the mainland or for anyone looking for a holiday apartment with excellent transport connections and within walking distance of the beach


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About Ryde, Isle of Wight

Ryde is a seaside town in the northeast on the Isle of Wight.

The town has fantastic transport connections which include a hovercraft service to Southsea, which takes only 9 minutes. There is also a catamaran service that runs from Ryde Pier to Portsmouth Harbour, connecting with both the Island Line trains and mainland trains to London Waterloo. The Island Line train operates services from Ryde Pier Head via Ryde Esplanade to Shanklin. Local buses connect Ryde to other towns on the island.

Some of the local landmarks include Ryde Beach and Pier, Ryde Castle, Appley Beach and Puckpool Park, and the Waltzing Walters. The Isle of Wight steam railway takes passengers on a nostalgic steam train journey through picturesque countryside. Ryde hosts several events and festivals throughout the year including Ryde carnival, music concerts, arts and crafts fairs, and sporting events. The town centre boasts an array of shops, cafes, restaurants and traditional pubs. The main shopping areas are Union Street and High Street, offering a mix of independent stores, well-known brands, and local produce.

Education is provided by several primary and secondary schools.

Ryde's economy is diverse, with various sectors contributing to its growth and employment opportunities. The town's tourism industry plays a significant role, as it attracts visitors from both mainland England and other parts of the Isle of Wight. The sandy beaches, Victorian architecture, and recreational facilities draw tourists who contribute to the local economy through spending on accommodations, dining, shopping, and entertainment. The retail sector also plays a vital role in Ryde’s economy, and it benefits from its strategic location as a transportation hub. The town's pier and ferry connections to mainland England, particularly Portsmouth, make it an important gateway to the Isle of Wight. This transportation infrastructure supports the tourism industry and facilitates the movement of people and goods, contributing to the local economy.

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