Why A Property Company May Be A Bad Idea

The Tax Insider Team considers the drawbacks of the popular property holding company structure – and considers a possible alternative. Of course, there are other reasons, not related to tax, why you might want to set up a limited company to hold a property portfolio. But we’re going to stick […]

Finding Property To Sell On To Owner Occupiers (Flipping: Part 3)

At the start of the week (here) we took a look at flipping to other investors so now it’s time to consider how this differs from flipping to owner occupiers. Flipping to owner occupiers means it’s likely you’ll be sourcing a different type of property. The reason for this is […]

What To Actually Look For When Buying A House

Buying a new home can be incredibly stressful. There’s so much to think about, it can be easy to forget to check everything you want in a new home. According to studies, 26% of people view their home once before buying it, while 43% viewed the property twice, 21% three […]

How to take advantage of property investment in 2019

In June 2016, the UK made the historic decision to leave the European Union. Yet over two and a half years later, with the Brexit deadline of 29 March 2019 fast approaching, the British public are still none the wiser when it comes to understanding how the process will be […]

London Property Market – Where is it now and what does the future hold?

London, formerly unrivalled in the UK housing market, has seen house prices plummet in recent years. With house prices continuing to decline, experts say that the London property market is struggling to compete with smaller cities in the north. The once booming market has seen house prices more recently fall […]

Bootle voted the best place for buy-to-let landlords in the UK

Tax changes and the removal of mortgage interest relief have coerced landlords into becoming slaves to the property market as yields plummet. However, recent studies show that Bootle, Merseyside was the best place for landlords in the UK due to the boroughs rental values and yields. The North and The […]