Property Investment

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Buy to let tax changes for 2020/2021

We received a number of questions recently regarding the tax changes in 2020/2021 for buy to let landlords so we have decided to highlight a number of key points in this article. Please remember we are not a tax advisor, please seek professional tax advice if need to take your queries further, or we can put you in touch with our tax specialist. Landlords need to be aware of the buy-to-let tax changes...

The power of rental assurance in a market downturn

Rental assurance is something that we’re committed to offering our investors; we offer our clients some of the longest and strongest rental assurances available in the residential investment market. The surety provided by a rental assurance can prove invaluable, no time more so than in a market downturn. What is rental assurance? Rental assurance is when a rental yield is fixed for a...

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Q1 2020 Review and what’s coming up in Q2

Well as we close the doors on Q1 of 2020 we look back at an incredibly interesting quarter. The start of the quarter hailed a new beginning firmly seen in under a new invigorated Conservative government ready for anything after the Brexit debacle of the last few years. The Quarter has ended in a way I don’t think anyone would have foreseen, national (if not global) lockdown to stop the spread of a deadly...

Property and the Corona Virus

Coronavirus and the UK housing market: A sharp but short-lived shock?

The consensus among economic experts and forecasters is that the disruption caused by the coronavirus will be relatively short-lived. Whilst there is no doubt that the pandemic will affect all aspects of the property market there is a strong belief that this pause will only have a limited impact. Economic forecasters are largely united in their predictions that Covid-19 will cause a sharp but short...

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Is property investing right for you?

Is property investing right for you and how do you know when it’s the right time to invest? Individuals often consider entering into the world of property investment on their quest for financial freedom. Rightly so; property investment can be extremely lucrative. Creating financial success via property investment isn’t for everyone and it’s important to establish if property investing is right...

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Landlords plan to expand their portfolio into the North West in 2020

More than one in five landlords plan to expand their property portfolio into the North West region of England according to new research. This clear indication of confidence in the region’s property market is supported by industry professionals. Regeneration has been and continues, to be widespread across the North West, the local economies are growing and further improvements to infrastructure such...

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What and where are UK investors buying?

The UK has long been a destination of choice for investors based in the Gulf Region. There are several key reasons why it is such a popular location; its proximity to the Middle East when compared with other English speaking countries such as the US, its highly respected banking sector and both the judicial and financial systems are deemed to be fair. Overseas investors wanting to invest in UK property...

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How to find out about up and coming property developments in your area

As a property investor it’s important to ensure you are well informed on the property market, the most successful investors will often take an interest in learning about suitable opportunities in all locations. Diversifying a portfolio to include property in both well-established areas and those that are yet to meet their full potential can be an excellent investment strategy. Where to find...

Property Investment Hotspots 2020

For those seeking the best places to invest in UK property in 2020 we have compiled a shortlist of locations that should be included in any discerning investors hunt for an investment property. Locations that have not yet peaked, locations that still have a great potential for capital appreciation whilst having proven to be a robust prospect and importantly, locations that offer a solid rental...

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What’s the difference between Leasehold and Freehold?

Understanding the difference between leasehold and freehold can help you make better purchasing decisions. As a property investor, having knowledge of the different types of tenure and what they could mean for your rental yield will help provide clarity when considering and comparing investment properties. What is freehold? A freeholder owns a building in its entirety including the land on which the...

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