What The Income Squeeze Means For Tenants & Landlords

Food, energy, fuel… whichever way they look, UK families are facing rising prices right now, leading EY to project that real incomes will fall this year, as inflation looks set to rise to 8.5% in April. House prices continue to climb as well, with hometrack’s UK House Price Index for […]

HMO’s Continue To Hold Market Premium

Market analysis from specialist property lending experts, Octane Capital, has revealed that the current market value of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) currently sits above wider market values, suggesting that new licensing laws have had a limited impact on the appetite for the often perceived trickier path to building a buy-to-let […]

How Much Could Your Buy-to-Let Property Make in 5 Years?

More often than not, people invest to make money and buy-to-let property is no exception. While it’s a passion project for some, the majority of investors will be more interested in the returns. With the potential for both short- and long-term growth, property remains a popular investment vehicle. But exactly […]

Where Can You Get The Most Property For Your Money In The UK?

Recent research from Plumbnation has found the most expensive location to buy property in the UK is not surprisingly Kensington & Chelsea in West London, where the average house price is over £1.4m with an average cost per square metre a whopping £28,500 plus. Westminster (with house prices also averaging […]

Buy-to-let investment – is it worth it?

There’s no denying that recent tax changes have made the buy-to-let market less attractive for investors. Yet it’s still a tempting option with the potential for excellent financial returns. Donna McCreadie, partner and property specialist at Perrys Chartered Accountants, looks at the current landscape and explains why buy-to-let is still a viable […]

10 Of The Most Affordable Areas To Buy & Rent In The South

The southern part of England is often thought of as being expensive for properties, but the reality is that you can find different types of affordable homes all over the South. So if you’re keen to buy but can’t afford anything suitable in your current area, you might just need […]