Category: Blog – Buy to let

It’s becoming crucial for letting agents to have a back-up plan when it comes to payments and banking.

So long, and thanks for all the lunches.

Paresh Raja is chief executive of Market Financial Solutions.

Buy-to-let lenders prefer the security of a tenant on an assured shorthold tenancy

Even those who do sell up, it is more than likely another landlord will take on the property anyway.

If they don’t make the changes they face being unable to let them out under new tenancies, without an appropriate exemption.

As the Bank of England prepares for what many expect to be the first interest rate rise in a decade, the historic decision could prove to be the starting gun for a more rapid increase in rents.

Karen Bennett (pictured) is managing director of Shawbrook Commercial Mortgages The private rented sector (PRS), and in particular buy-to-let (BTL), is in a state of flux with…

Don’t assume that a deal can’t be done until you’ve checked with a specialist distributor.

The pace of new investment has certainly slowed. And that’s a big worry.