Category: Buy-to-let

The mortgage offers a fixed rate of 4.84% for 3 years, with an arrangement fee of 2.75%. The arrangement fee can be added to the…

The latest figures from The DPS, the only custodial deposit protection scheme accredited by the Government, show that this equates to just over £370 million…

The case is a landmark decision which has left one landlord with a bill of £133,282. It came about when the investor decided to forfeit…

The survey has been taken to give a snapshot of landlord’s views on the current state of the buy-to-let market alongside thoughts on the future…

JANUARY The beginning of 2009 saw difficult conditions in the property sales market. As sales ground to a halt increasing numbers of ‘reluctant landlords’ entered…

2009 saw buy-to-let re-emerge as an attractive investment, according to LSL Property Services, owner of the UK’s largest lettings agent network, including chains Your Move,…

Yet there are also opportunities, in particular as availability of lending begins to increase while house prices are still historically low, enabling timely investors to…

The property investment company’s monthly survey reports that 88% of those people who responded during November say that now is a good time to invest…

Landlord advice for 2010

According to the latest RICS survey residential rents are set to rise next year as the number of properties coming onto the market drops off.…

During the property boom period, the perception of landlords was one driven by greed, with many UK landlords accused of setting high rent levels and…