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Conversions That Add Value To Your Property and Yields

7th January 2018

In 2018, the need to sell is starting to become apparent with a slowing rate of increases in property prices across the nation and with changes to Buy To Let tax legislation which is making it harder for private landlords to achieve their desired ROI. But, selling doesn't necessarily have…

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Why Should You Look To Invest In Leicester In 2018?

6th January 2018

Leicester has come 9th out of 10 of the best places to purchase a Buy-To-Let property in 2018, according to The Property Hub; with eye-wateringly unachievable property prices in London, it is no wonder savvy investors are looking to the North to invest their money. The Northern Powerhouse is really…

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What To Watch Out For In 2018

6th January 2018

In December of 2017, a little nugget flew over our heads in relation to lettings in Scotland which we thought was really interesting even though we don't operate within Scotland. The tenancy "term" no longer exists, instead, rather than granting a tenancy for 12 months, it just runs until either…

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Four Quick Tips for Buy-To-Let Investors

3rd January 2018

Following on from our previous post, Buy To Let in Leicester: Everything You Need To Know in 2018, we felt it would be a fantastic opportunity to share with you 4 tips for property investors. 1. Location Location is perhaps the most important consideration when buying an investment property, depending on…

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Buy To Let in Leicester: Everything You Need To Know in 2018

1st January 2018

Staggeringly low savings rates and the uncertainty of many traditional investments such as stocks and shares or bonds, buy to let is looking more and more appealing. Even with the new tax rules (Section 24 landlord tax change) which state "No relief will be available for capital repayments of a…

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Self-Managing Landlord VS Managing Agent

1st January 2018

Being a landlord can be really rewarding but it can be rather daunting and sometimes, an absolute headache. However, if done properly, you can avoid most of the common pitfalls of being a landlord.

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Banning Orders: Housing & Planning Act 2016 (Banning Order Offences) Regulations 2017

1st January 2018

Banning orders are orders handed out by local authorities which prevent landlords and letting agents from operating if they are convicted of committing serious offences. In 2016, the Government suggested "banning orders would be put in place when rogue landlords commit serious offences against tenants. This could include failing to carry…

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Property Market Insight: What To Watch Out For - UK Property Market Prediction 2018

27th December 2017

The new year looms over us and the rate in which house prices are rising is slowing; experts say the property market will "judder to a halt" in 2018 because of a mix of Brexit and rising interest rates and, at best, we'll see a rise of 3% (acording to…

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Is it the best time to Become A Landlord?

25th December 2017

Recently, a report compiled for ARLA highlighted the current state of the property market and things appear to be looking good for landlords. According to the report from Capital Economics for ARLA, demand for rental accommodation has risen month on month by 10& since September 2016 and March 2017, however,…

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A Quick Guide To Mortgages in England

24th December 2017

Applying for a mortgage is a massive step towards owning your own home and for some, the only way they'll ever be able to own their own homes. However, that massive step doesn't need to be a difficult one if you do your research and get the facts you need…

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