Three Ways To Diversify Your Portfolio In 2021

After the turbulence of 2020, we’ve seen more than enough evidence of property’s resilience, with the asset flourishing during three national lockdowns, extensive tier systems and the ripple effects of stringent social distancing guidelines. In comparison to alternative industries, the property market has fared well, with the likes of cryptocurrency […]

New Era City Living Influences Rental Market

Changing living habits and tenant preferences, alongside increased government pressure for more professional landlords will all influence the UK buy-to-let market in 2018, says Andy Foote, director at leading UK property investment and development company, SevenCapital. Are two-bed apartments being sandwiched out? While the appeal of city centre apartment living […]

10 Ways To Cut Your Property Tax Bill

If you want to be a successful landlord, you’ve got to be tax efficient. Portico London estate agents ask the experts, including seasoned landlord Richard Blanco, for 10 legitimate ways to reduce your bill. 1. Expense, expense, expense The first step in making your property tax efficient is knowing what […]

Landlords And The Beneficial Interest Company Trust

An article which appeared in the Daily Telegraph recently has certainly been making some waves in the tax world. It concerned what was described as ‘a controversial tax manoeuvre’ under which a property portfolio that was subject to mortgages could be transferred to a limited company without having to re-arrange […]