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Five tips for new landlords

You’ve decided to take the plunge and become a landlord. Congratulations. With rental property continuing to be in high demand…

Commercial property value almost doubles in two years

The value of commercial property across England and Wales almost doubled in the two-year period from 2016 to 2018.

UK mortgage market gains momentum

The mortgage market in Britain is gaining momentum and the lull in the buy-to-let sector is showing signs of recovery, according to latest industry figures. Data from UK Finance, the trade association for the UK’s banking and financial services, shows that in April 2019, a total of 27,370 new first-time buyer mortgages were completed, marking

House price growth surges to 5.2%, says Halifax

UK house prices in the year to May witnessed an unexpected increase of 5.2%. Data compiled by Halifax shows that the average house price increased to £237,837 in the year to May, following what was the biggest annual increase since January 2017. This sharp increase contrasts significantly to a year ago, when price growth was

Brexit hailed as creating the perfect opportunity for UK property investment

Brexit’s forecasted impact on the property market in Britain hasn’t been too favourable with many predicting a slowdown of the industry as our exit from the EU looms.

Simple ways for landlords to attract tenants this summer

Renting out property can be a rewarding way to earn an income. One of the leading priorities of any landlord is to find quality, reliable tenants that won’t let them down…

Buy-to-let hailed as a lucrative and secure investment option

New research has found that during the last decade, buy-to-let in Britain has remained a secure investment, much favourable to other options like cash, fine art and gold. A study by VeriSmart, a property investment and compliance assessment supplier within the rental market, examined the return on different investments and how the various markets have

London house prices up 3.4 per cent, figures show

A new report released by Rightmove shows that between January and February 2019, property prices in the capital increased by 3.4 per cent, reaching a new average high of £614,000. Certain London boroughs have seen even bigger jumps in prices, with Camden and Westminster witnessing property price increases of an average five per cent. There

A guide for landlords: How to find the perfect tenant

It’s within every landlord’s interest to find a dependable tenant that will look after a rented property in an honest, reliable and transparent manner. The landlord/tenant relationship is a two-way process and there are certain things a landlord should do to help secure and maintain a successful tenancy arrangement. If you are a landlord seeking

Number of BTL mortgages reach record levels

The number of buy-to-let (BTL) mortgages available to landlords in the UK has reached the highest level since the financial crisis of 2008. Figures released by the data provider Moneyfacts show that there are currently 2,162 BTL mortgage deals on offer. This is a significant increase from the same time last year when there were

Why now is hailed as the perfect time to grab a bargain property in London

Property experts and house hunters in the British capital believe that subdued house price growth and market uncertainty spurned by Brexit presents opportunities for eagle-eyed buyers to snap up bargain property in London. Recent data from Rightmove shows that the average asking price of a property in London has, for the first time since August

UK house sales spike despite Brexit uncertainty

As negotiations with the European Union remain ongoing ahead of Britain’s official departure from the EU on March 29 this year, speculation continues to circulate about the impact Brexit will have on the country’s property market. Despite the intense uncertainty Brexit is creating, which is leading to speculation that house prices across the country might

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