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Brexit property shortage pushes prices up

Buy to Let

Another post-Brexit benefit for Britain’s landlords has emerged as the number of new houses being built plummets again, meaning rental rates should spike. While this is bad news for Generation Rent,...

Buy to let buyers shouldn’t lose interest

Buy to Let

Prospective buy to let landlords received a welcome boost this month, with August’s historic cut to interest rates. In a move set to squeeze savers even further, the Bank of England cut the base rate...

Landlords, take the “taxing” out of tax !

Buy to Let, Property Investment, Landlord Tips

Benjamin Franklin once said there were only two things certain in life; death and taxes. But as Britain’s property taxes are getting increasingly complicated, the only thing certain about them is...

The upside of being out of Europe (and no, we don’t mean the football!)

Buy to Let, Property Investment

When Britain voted to leave the EU, the markets went into freefall. The value of the pound plummeted, the FTSE 100 reached record lows and it felt as though the ceiling was falling in on the property...

Post-Brexit : The stark truth for estate agents

Buy to Let, Property Investment

Richard Donnell, director at the property analyst Hometrack, said recently, “At present we expect housing market turnover to bear the brunt of increased uncertainty rather than house prices.”

New opportunity for landlords as market cools

Buy to Let, Property Investment

House prices are falling

House prices are falling for the first time since August 2009, creating new opportunities for potential landlords, according to the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors...

Assault on buy-to-let fails to increase owner-occupier purchases

Buy to Let, Repairs and Maintenance Software

Housing crisis shows no sign of easing

Britain’s housing crisis shows no signs of easing this year, as we reach the end of the first quarter, despite increasing media attention and government...

Holiday (Home) Showdown

Buy to Let

Holiday homes exempt from cuts to Buy to Let tax breaks

With George Osborne having clamped down on the ‘buy to let’ boom through his huge cuts to the property tax breaks, holiday houses are emerging...

ARLA Landlord & Lettings Expo 2015

Buy to Let

Calling all landlords and letting agents!

Student Lettings Hotspots

Buy to Let, Student Lettings

University towns topped the league tables when it comes to best places in the country to invest, according to a new study by property development company, CBRE. Of the 29 most financially...

Lettings Market: The Hunt For Yields

Buy to Let, Letting Agent Tips, Landlord Tips, HMO

Letting agents take note – profits from slicing single houses into multiple flats (known in the industry as houses in multiple occupation or ‘ HMOs’) are falling, meaning that this business model is...

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