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The Benefits and Pitfalls of Buying BTL Properties at Auction

There many pros and cons when you buy property at an auction. To make your Buy-to-Let property work for you – in the short-and longer-term – you need to get the right property, in the right location at the right price. That’s truer than ever since the Government began tinkering with taxes relating to BTL… Read More »

The Rental Market in a Post-Brexit World

As you’re no doubt fed up of hearing and reading – the outlook surrounding Brexit is uncertain and so it is the rental market. We’re sure you know why, so we won’t bore you with that right now. What we do want to discuss is how the UK’s residential lettings market might look, post-Brexit. Let’s… Read More »

British Landlords Surprised by New Tax Changes

British Landlords Surprised by New Tax Changes The Government’s latest tax changes came into force on April 6th. But, a recent survey suggests some 85% of those affected by the changes may not realise it. The recent tax change relates to tax relief; from April 2017, the amount of tax relief landlords can claim was… Read More »

Boiler problems and how to avoid them.

Managing a house can be really challenging. Imagine if you have to deal with a faulty water boiler at Christmas time. The water boiler is the electric or gas-burning device fitted to a tank in your home (usually the kitchen or bathroom) to heat water. Without that white noisy box, there would be no hot… Read More »

What is the future of a “regular” estate agent?

What is the future for a “regular” estate agent? With the new technologies, Landlords – especially new ones – tend to avoid estate agents when they are looking to change their life by investing in property. People think that the best way to increase their profits is by reducing their expenditures, cutting out the middle-man… Read More »

The Rent 2 Rent startegy. Is that glitter all gold?

Recently we have heard a lot talking about Rent 2 Rent strategy. Many new mentoring programs and private property academies are coming up with different courses. “Rent 2 Rent, the latest property get rich quick scheme” writes The Guardian. But is that glitter all gold? Dealing with Rent 2 Rent can be challenging sometimes. When you… Read More »

JV Partnership vs Estate Agency, What’s best?

Some good reasons why you should think to get a Partnership before you go to an Estate Agency. Investing in the property market is really hard, especially in London, and it could take sometime to learn the ropes and get your first JV Partnership. There is a big variety of property in the capital and… Read More »

It was a Lie, Saving doesn’t save you !!!

Does saving save you? Saving money might be good only if you are willing to invest it. It is time to invest your savings if you want passive income for the rest of your life. We strongly believe that there is a big difference between spending money and investing money. When you invest money in property,… Read More »