Buy-To-Let verses Holiday Lets: The Main Differences

The UK is an internationally-renowned holiday destination, which also benefits from a significant domestic-tourism market. As a result, there is a huge demand for short-term holiday rentals and where there is huge demand there is the potential for significant profits, but does it make for a better investment than a […]

It’s the unexpected things that usually get us!

10 Things I’ve Learnt (Part 2) With over twenty years of experience investing for myself, over the next few weeks I’ll be sharing with you 10 things that I’ve learnt whilst on my property journey. Last week we began by discussing that there’s rarely just one way of doing things […]

Holiday Lettings – At Your Service?

Mark McLaughlin looks at furnished holiday lettings in the context of inheritance tax business property relief. Business property relief (BPR) is a valuable inheritance tax (IHT) relief, which is available to business owners if certain conditions are satisfied. The relief applies to ‘relevant business property’, including a business or interest […]

High Yields Bring Property Investors to Manchester

Manchester has become a popular destination with both UK and international property investors, and even the economic turmoil that has followed the Brexit vote has not robbed it of its shine. Enviable yields have been key in attracting investors to the city, with Manchester recently being recognised as the destination […]

How I Could Have Saved £1,585 & How to Get Free Boilers

Following on from my post titled lessons about managing agents last week. I’m now kicking myself even more because I’ve realised that I could have done even better than Patrick’s much more reasonable price of £1585 for a new boiler in one of my properties. I could have got the boiler for […]