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Rise Of The Pensioner Landlords


Thursday, March 19, 2015

UK Buy To Let Property Market Braced For Surge Of Pensioner Landlords The UK private rented sector is bracing itself for the surge of  pensioner landlords who are ready to put some or all of their pension pots into buy to let properties, when the pension reforms come into force on 6th April 2015, representing [...]


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Being A Landlord Helps Future Proof Savings


Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Property Investment Still Regarded As Safest Way For Landlords To Future Proof Savings Property investors who are looking to become landlords may have a promising financial outlook ahead of them, thanks to continuing high tenant demand for rental properties in the UK private rented sector and the continued development of specialist products and services designed to [...]


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Have You Got Permission To Let?


Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Some UK Landlords still operating without permission to let from mortgage lenders There has been an upsurge in the number of UK private rental sector landlords taking advantage of the continuing strong tenant demand. However, there are still some landlords, without buy to let mortgages, who are failing to ensure they have obtained the right [...]


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UK Property Prices Cut To Tempt More Property Investors


Thursday, November 20, 2014

Good News For Property Investors as Vendors Cut Property Asking Prices To Attract More Interest Residential property vendors all over the UK are dropping property prices in a bid to attract willing buyers during the traditionally quiet winter months, good news for residential property buyers but very good news for property investors purchasing using Buy [...]


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Landlords Opt For Multi Let Properties For Better Rental Yields


Thursday, October 30, 2014

Landlords Moving Away From Single Let Rental Properties For Better Rental Yields Rental yields on traditional single let rental properties are falling, according to the latest  Complex Buy to Let Index commissioned by Mortgages for Business. The third quarter of 2014 saw gross rental yields on single let rental properties average around 5.9%, the lowest [...]


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Landlords Encouraged To Grab Property Bargains In Their Local Areas


Thursday, June 12, 2014

Landlords Should Invest In More Rental  Properties In Their Local Areas Landlords and property investors across the UK should be investing in their local market using buy to let mortgages because they already have a good understanding of the local area. New research conducted by Paragon Mortgages revealed the majority of property investors and existing landlords [...]


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UK Property Boom Shows No Sign Of Slowing


Tuesday, August 6, 2013

UK Property prices Set to rise  by 13% or £33,000 as property boom continues Despite a series of price increases already this year, UK properties are still heavily under-valued according to some property experts, who also dismiss warnings from the doom-mongers that the UK housing market is heading for another house price bubble. The expected [...]


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Favourable Rental Market For Buy-To-Let Landlords


Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Results from the latest Quarterly Lettings Index survey by Countrywide have revealed a highly favourable rental market for UK buy-to-let landlords in the private rented sector. The Countrywide quarterly lettings index analyses all UK PRS rental prices, rent arrears and gross rental yields and is the UK’s largest national lettings index based on over 50,000 rental [...]


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PRS Rental Yields Increase Again


Thursday, January 31, 2013

In the UK the combination of high tenant demand, increasing rents and realistic vendor pricing of properties for sale has been a major driving factor behind the increase in PRS rental yields. Buy-To-Let rental yields increased from 6.1% to 6.7% over the last quarter of 2012, with the biggest jump in the private rented sector [...]


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North-South Mortgage Divide


Monday, April 23, 2012

Negative equity is not a situation that many professional landlords with Rent Guarantee insurance and good rental yields has to worry about, but for many new or “reluctant” landlords forced to rent out their former homes in order to keep the mortgage paid, it can be a real problem. UK Buy To Let landlords and [...]


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