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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

How do I finance a rental property?

How do I finance a rental property?

As a first-time investor planning to invest in rental property there might be an overwhelming amount of information to digest on how best to fund your investment. Should you purchase a property yourself or put money into an investment fund? There are several options available to investors, each with their unique set of risks and […]

How Much Should You Make on a Rental Property

How Much Should You Make on a Rental Property

How Much Should You Make on a Rental Property The primary goal of investing is to make money, so there must be some profit earning potential when you decide to invest in real estate property other than your home. There are two ways to earn from a real estate investment: use it as a rental […]

Cash Buyer vs Mortgage Buyer – Who Gets The Better ROI?

Cash Buyer vs Mortgage Buyer – Who Gets The Better ROI?

Are you wondering, “Should I buy an investment property outright or take out a mortgage on it? Which will give me the best income on my investment?” That is absolutely the most important question when you are getting into the real estate investment market. We’re going to break down the difference between a cash purchase […]