Tory Mayor Candidate Vows To Build 100,000 New Homes for Young Londoners

Tory mayor candidate Shaun Bailey has promised to build 100,000 new homes for young londoners, if he is elected next year, Property Secrets reports. Bailey will be up for election in May 2021 and has outlined plans to build ‘millennial homes’ that are aimed at young Londoners – to buy […]

Property Experts Fear ‘Hangover’ in March 2021

The property market has seen an impressive bounce back since the first lockdown ended in May 2020. With covid-19 restrictions in Q1, the year was looking pretty bleak for the property market and all the types of businesses that fall under this umbrella, including estate agents, construction companies, surveyors, builders, […]

4 Ways to Fund a Property Development Venture

If you want to start investing in property and don’t have tons of cash lying around to get started with, you’re going to need property development finance. There are various different options to consider including business loans, mortgages, and even unsecured personal loans. Your eligibility for these different types of […]

Landlords and Investors Are Using Bridging More To Upgrade Their Properties

A growing number of landlords and investors are using bridging finance in order to upgrade their assets and maximise the value of their properties during an unpredictable lockdown and covid-19 pandemic. Whilst landlords are typically renting out their flats and homes to students, professionals and businesses, they are faced with […]

Top Five Regeneration Hot Spots

The old adage ‘location, location, location’ is long standing as one of the key considerations when researching for your next property investment. For the investor looking to buy at a reasonable price and reap the benefits of high yields and capital growth in the future, areas undergoing significant regeneration projects […]

How Property Developers Can Survive the Recession

As the country enters into “Lockdown two” on November 5th, the recession is set to deepen. The furlough scheme — which has kept millions of people employed since April — has been extended until December 2nd when the government intends to ease restrictions, but some experts warn that unemployment could […]

Completed Property VS Off-Plan Property

Completed property is the bread-and-butter of the UK’s residential buy-to-let market. Off-plan property can, however, be an interesting alternative. Here is a quick overview of some key points of interest for landlords and how the two types of property stack up. Finding the right property When it comes to finding […]

Bridging Loans For Buying Property At Auction

Buying a property at auction involves paying a 10% deposit on the day and signing a contract to say the remaining 90% will be paid within 28 days. Often, buyers do not have the required amount of money to buy a property outright, and they must consider finance options such […]

Where are the UK’s next buy-to-let hotspots?

Investors seeking to minimise their risk exposure have faced a myriad of changes in 2020. The destructive nature of COVID-19 has given way to unprecedented market uncertainty, particularly when it comes to the performance of certain assets like stocks and shares. However, amidst these choppy market conditions, UK residential real […]