Friday News #095 – Young investors using tax cut to muscle in on buy-to-let profits

Friday News 19th February 2021 House prices are up, rental growth continues and borrowing is cheap – there are many reasons why it’s still worth investing in buy-to-let property. Focusing on affordable areas, investors can build a diverse portfolio where there are strong yields and potential for impressive capital growth. Here’s what we’ve seen in […]

Friday News #093 – Property exchanges rise by 57% in January

Friday News 5th February 2021 Astute investors often find success when buy to let property purchases are made with a long term view, prudent in the current climate. The 5 year price and rental forecasts in hotspot areas are impressive, together with the developer incentives currently on offer and a number of other factors, now […]

Friday News #087 – Average UK property values expected to increase by 2% in 2021

Friday News#087 – 11th of December 2020 With a recent survey reporting that almost 15% of London renters are looking to leave the capital, there’s a clear indication that investors need to be seriously considering locations where the demand for quality rented accommodation is strong away from the capital. Several locations across the UK are […]

Friday News #085 – Housing market set for busiest Christmas in more than a decade

Friday News#085 – 27th of November 2020 Activity levels remain high as we enter the final few days of the second UK wide lockdown, Christmas is less than a month away and all indications point to there being no slowdown in the market whatsoever. If you’re planning for future investment, diversifying or scaling your portfolio […]

Friday News #084 – Advice to landlords on how to prepare for possible CGT change

Friday News#084 – 20th of November 2020 Another week in lockdown has passed by in the UK and the property market remains open and continues to be buoyant despite wider restrictions. Whilst some are racing towards meeting the stamp duty holiday deadline, and we do have options for investors that will complete in time, there […]

Friday News #069 – Hong Kong residents snap up property in northern England

Friday News #069 – 7th August 2020 The North West of England has long been one of our top investment hotspots – it has all the credentials, is already well-established yet offers huge potential for future growth. It’s of little surprise to us that overseas investors are focusing their attentions on northern England; strong rental yields […]