Property Blog

How the stamp duty holiday will reignite the buy-to-let market

The buy-to-let market has become increasingly frustrating for landlords in recent years. The phasing out of buy-to-let tax relief, combined with a ban on letting fees, deposit limits and a raft of other regulations, caused many to consider whether to invest. This hesitation naturally became heightened during the lockdown as, […]

How To Keep Your Home Renovation Costs To A Minimum

We could all use a change of scenery every now and then. Renovating your home enables you to breathe new life into familiar surroundings, but it can be an expensive undertaking. Here are four simple tips for keeping your home renovation costs as low as possible. Create A Budget And […]

Flipping Houses – From Side Hustle To A Legit Business

No longer is flipping houses something that people do on the weekends for fun. Now, it’s a thriving business that people invest heavily in and can make a good living from. In the UK, between 2016 and 2017, the number of flipped homes rose by 1.6%. In 2018, there were […]

How the buy-to-let market has changed in 2020 & will it recover?

Since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic many businesses, sectors and industries have been negatively impacted in ways that no one ever could have predicted, none more so that the property market, both residential and commercial, specifically the buy-to-let industry. However, with the UK lockdown, and rules regarding businesses and […]

Property Market Prediction – Post Lockdown By Simon Zutshi

There is no doubt in my mind that, unfortunately, the UK is going to slip into recession. This means that businesses will close and people will lose their jobs. As a result, the property market will see a fall in prices. Personally, I don’t think it will be a crash […]

Real Estate Ideally Positioned For Quick Recovery

Coronavirus still weighs heavily on the minds of investors world-wide. One need only look to the constant volatility in the global markets recently to see that investor fears surrounding COVID-19 will be affecting financial decisions for months to come. In the UK, it’s important to understand how these fears will […]

COVID-19 has changed the lending market

The lockdown period has proven to be a trying period for the property sector. With the UK Government actively discouraging people from moving property, lenders, borrowers, agencies and brokers were placed in a precarious position. Short-term relief measures were introduced to support those affected, but the lack of certainty made […]