Completed Property VS Off-Plan Property

Completed property is the bread-and-butter of the UK’s residential buy-to-let market. Off-plan property can, however, be an interesting alternative. Here is a quick overview of some key points of interest for landlords and how the two types of property stack up. Finding the right property When it comes to finding […]

Buying Property Off Plan

Purchasing a property ‘off the plans’ is the act of agreeing to purchase a property before the build has been fully completed. Developers and agents will provide general information, such as computer generated images and floor plans to give you an idea of what the finished product will look like and you will have the chance to […]

Investing In Off Plan Property (The Do’s & Do Not’s)

For investors exploring the diverse range of opportunities on offer within the UK’s lucrative property market, off-plan property investments are becoming an increasingly popular option. Indeed, this is not restricted only to those seeking to expand their existing property portfolios; some buyers choose to go off-plan even when searching for […]

New Builds Account for Less than 14% of All Properties Sold

New-builds account for just 13.7% of all properties sold in England and Wales. The highest proportion sold in Cambridge (21%), London (20%) and Newport (19.9%) The lowest proportion sold in Oxford (4.3%), Cardiff (5.9%) and Ipswich (6.6%) Each year, more than 1 million Brits struggle whether to buy a brand-new […]

Buying Off Plan Could Beat Stalling House Prices

Whilst the financial crash a decade ago saw investor appetite for off-plan properties fall as concerns over the financial ability of some developers to complete, now experts are seeing investor interest once again in off-plan properties in light of stalling house prices and impeded rental yields. Whether it’s ‘because of […]