We have highlighted some fantastic property investment opportunities already in 2017 and wanted to give you a run down of our ten of the best. With city centre pads and holiday lets to build projects and student pods we have had an array of properties all across the UK in England, Scotland and Wales that are attractive as investments due to low prices, attractive entry levels, high yields and lucrative locations to name just a few reasons.

Take a look at our best below and the top ten Property Secrets investment deals in 2017.

Loch Ness

Holiday Homes/Ranches from £100,000

Where better to have an investment property than in the heart of Scotland, the Scottish Highlands and near its most famous waterway Loch Ness. Having a holiday lodge in one of the most beautiful places on earth is great. Making money from it is even better.

These fully managed lodges are looked after by a well renowned on site holiday maker and not only cost a snip at £100,000 (with hot tubs included) but also offer up to £930pcm positive cashflow with up to 28.63% NET Return on Investment per annum.

Interested in Loch Ness property? Click here for more.


Apartments/Flats from £89,950

Close enough to commute to Birmingham City Centre and far enough out to enjoy the serenity of the bordering Shopshire Hills, Ironbridge & Cannock Chase. Superbly situated in the heart of the West Midlands with road and rail links to the North & South West.

This high-rise opportunity offers apartments 10% below their market comparables and with rental income per annum between £6,000 & £7,000 with a unique 50/50 developer payment plan where you can buy from the developer direct.

Pound for pound a low entry – high yielding city centre opportunity in the heart of urban England.

Interested in Dudley property? Click here for more.

Colwyn Bay

Apartments/Flats from £170,000

This sleepy North Wales retirement town offers idyllic living by the seaside.

Colwyn Bay is one of those towns that demand outweighs housing and has often featured in the top property price climbing charts on rentals and sales in the UK.

This development offers a build project where you can earn around £70,000 equity within a year by purchasing one or two bed apartments in the block with predicted end values at £250-£320k. Exchange on just 10% with the option to buy and rent or sell on project completion.

Interested in Colwyn Bay property? Click here for more.


Student Pods from £60,375

With the university of Central Lancashire adding to the recent implosion of residents in the town, Preston seemingly punches above its weight when it comes to what it can offer its locals.

Situated close to Manchester, Liverpool & Blackpool with good road links to the North, South and East and with attractively low house prices in comparison to the rest of the country.

These high spec studio apartments offer students the perfect on campus location and offer the investor a 5 years assured NET rental of 8% per month.

Interested in Preston property? Click here for more.


Apartments/Flats from £75,000

Nottingham is one of the highest cities in the country for economic growth and is often listed in the top ten when it comes to property price hikes and rental rises. This is because demand is huge in the city ideally situated in the Midlands with extensive road and rail links to the rest of the country.

These regeneration build project apartments are low priced with deposits from just £7,500 (for one beds) with rental comparables for the area between £500-£900pcm and just a short commute into the city.

With the option to flip & sell in 12 months (on project completion) finance/re-finance and sub-let you can potentially double your money within a year with up to £25,000 off the developers list price.

Interested in Nottingham property? Click here for more.


Apartments/Flats from £94,950

A huge city of capital growth and economic value thanks to its iconic location, innovative business, sporting success and tourism. The famed Merseyside city is one of the best known renowned places on earth and is a thriving hotbed when it comes to culture making it a desperately attractive place to live.

Remarkably house prices in Liverpool are still relatively low with housing slightly outweighing demand, but the need for good quality property is evidential and this Grade II listed building at an affordable cost offers everything a professional working in the city would need.

With 7% NET rent assured for two years these one, two and three bed apartments are sure to be one of the cities hottest properties.

Interested in Liverpool property? Click here for more.


Apartments/Flats from £139,000

One of our most popular highlighted deals in 2017 is in Peterborough town centre in a converted theatre building.

Peterborough is popular as prices are low enough to compare with the rest of the Midlands whilst being just about a train ride away from the centre of London which is reachable in under an hour enabling commuters to earn big in the city whilst living in a property and town they can afford.

This suburban Cambridgeshire town offers contemporary high-spec apartments in what is to be the stand out development in the area with an affordable payment plan available which includes a low investor deposit.

Interested in Peterborough property? Click here for more.


Apartments/Flats from £68,000

Stockton may sound like a sleepy North East town but close to Middlesbrough, Newcastle & Sunderland and on the doorstep of the North York Moors & Yorkshire Dales National Park pound for pound this is a really good place for any North-Easterner to live.

These centrally located apartments overlook the River Tees and are a short drive away from the beautiful town of Yarm.

Priced from just £68,000 with up to £28,000 discount on developers list prices investors can pay just 10% deposit with free furniture packs, car parking, white goods and even stamp duty included within the cost.

Interested in Stockton-on-Tees property? Click here for more.


Holiday Lodges from £279,950

Our second selection of holiday homes to feature in our top ten and these are in the Pirate County of Cornwall in England’s beautiful South West.

Cornwall attracts millions of holiday makers each year and is a stunning destination for holiday makers wanting to stay on these shores. These wood panelled eco-style beach cottages come fully furnished and are managed by an on site holiday maker with a 10% NET yield guaranteed for 3 years paid monthly.

With £25,000 off the RICS valuation you can secure up to £31,500 per annum and up to a 20% NET ROI per year.

Interested in Porthtowan property? Click here for more.


Apartments & Houses from £185,000

No UK property top ten list would be complete without an entry from Manchester as the renowned Northern Powerhouse has seen a huge amount of industry flock to its centre within the last few years.

Famed for its nightlife, music scene, fashion, football & more despite its rainy skies there is never a dull moment in Manchester and its surrounding suburbs. With the rise of Salford and the relocation of major businesses like BBC & ITV, the city offers everything from modern apartments and converted warehouses & mills to larger scale properties at a price more reasonable than in the south.

These apartments and houses close to Deansgate come with an assured 2 years rental guarantee at 7% NET and you can buy direct from the developer with free legals and 50% stamp duty paid.

Interested in Manchester property? Click here for more.

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