What Is a Good Rental Yield for an Investment Property?

What Is a Good Rental Yield for an Investment Property?

Investors considering a property are usually most interested in one figure – the rental yield. And rightly so, without using the rental yield figures as a guide it’s difficult to compare investment opportunities and understand the return you should expect. In the current climate, it can be difficult to ascertain figures, price growth has an […]

Pros and cons of property investment after Brexit

Pros and cons of property investment after Brexit

It’s safe to say we’re all looking forward to a time when Brexit is no longer a word we frequently have to use, when we can make decisions and discuss the future without the B word cropping up, when the impending exit from the European Union isn’t hovering in the background making us wonder of […]

Common property investment myths

Common property investment myths

Property investment is known to be a successful way to increase your overall wealth over a period of time. Along with all the stories of investors getting it right and making considerable income from their portfolios, come the tales of those who have not made money and may have even made a bad property investment. […]

How to gauge the rental rates for your investment properties

How to gauge the rental rates for your investment properties

When considering rental investment property you’ll likely see the property sale price advertised and if it’s an existing buy-to-let with a history of being let or a purpose-built rental property there will also be an expected yield advertised. This rental yield might be guaranteed for a certain amount of time which means you won’t have […]

How to avoid buying a bad investment

How to avoid buying a bad investment

Property investment can be hugely rewarding financially, purchasing a bad investment can topple your success as an investor and can leave you stuck with an asset that doesn’t generate immediate income or have potential for capital growth in the long term – so how do you avoid buying a bad investment? Even the most successful […]

Meet our Birmingham Development Partner: Prosperity Wealth

Meet our Birmingham Development Partner: Prosperity Wealth

We work only with development partners who meet the high standards we expect for our clients. Introducing Prosperity Wealth Prosperity Wealth have a long and impressive track record within the property industry and in particular building and delivering first-class property investment opportunities. From large conversion projects to entire builds of new blocks, Prosperity Wealth have […]

Common Mortgages Questions with Charlotte Storey from Invoke Finance

Common Mortgages Questions with Charlotte Storey from Invoke Finance

We recently sat down with Charlotte Story from Invoke Finance to chat about common mortgage questions and get some more in-depth answers to them from someone who has over 15 years in the finance industry. Key Questions Answered: What’s the difference between capital repayment and interest-only? As an investor should I look towards the interest-only […]

National housing shortage: An opportunity for investors?

National housing shortage: An opportunity for investors?

The UK’s housing shortage is not new news, the issue has plagued government after government with the solutions put in place coming up short time and time again. The National Housing Federation recently published the first-ever ‘state of the nation’ report on the housing shortage and found that more than eight million people, one in […]

No deal Brexit could hit house prices

No deal Brexit could hit house prices

The political turmoil that Britain is currently experiencing and the negative tone used in much of the news can make it a struggle to see positive outcomes that might arise should the UK leave the EU without a deal on 31 October. Deal or no-deal the UK remains to be an attractive place to purchase […]

How To Get A Mortgage For A Rental Property

How To Get A Mortgage For A Rental Property

Want to purchase a rental property and need to raise funds in order to do so? How do you get a mortgage for a buy-to-let property in the UK? If you’re well prepared and work with the right professionals, obtaining lending and purchasing an investment property can be straight forward. Be prepared Before speaking to […]