The rise of the let-to-let market

How property owners are becoming landlords and tenants to upsize their home. By Richard O’Neill, Managing Director, Lettings at Romans, an LRG company. You’ve heard of the buy-to-let market. By now, you’ve probably heard of rent-to-rent, but have you heard of another growing housing trend: let-to-let? It’s seeing homeowners become […]

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 […]

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 […]

How to tell if an area is worthy of investment?

When you take property investment down to its fundamentals, there are three, key factors which influence its success. These are choice of location, choice of property and choice of tenant. Of these, your choice of location is arguably the most important since it will heavily influence your options for choosing […]

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 […]

The UK’s best and worst buy-to-let postcodes revealed

After Barclays, Accord Mortgages and Skipton International cut rates and raised their lending ceilings, many landlords are looking to expand their portfolios, but where’s the best place in the UK to invest in at the moment? Mojo Mortgages analysed data from the UK Land Registry, Zoopla, On The Market and […]

Property Market Coming Out Of Lockdown

Some positive news at last is that it seems there’s light at the end of the property market tunnel. Yesterday news was announced that finally surveyors can start surveying, valuers will again be valuing homes and potential tenants and buyers will be able to view properties whilst those 450,000 already […]