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6 ways to increase buy to let property income

6 ways to increase buy to let property income

There is little doubt that buy to let properties can offer excellent investment opportunities, but it can still come with an element of risk. To achieve a good rate of return on your investment (ROI), it needs to be managed very carefully. We list 6 ways to get the most out of your buy-to-let property investment. Location, location, location Choose the right location for the property....

What You Need to Know When Investing in Old Properties

What You Need to Know When Investing in Old Properties

If you’re considering purchasing a new property, you’ve probably thought about investing in a Victorian-style home or Italian villa filled with rustic charm. For those of you who are glamorous jet setters, wouldn’t it be a dream to purchase a vacation home situated near fountains and quaint boutiques? We think so too. However, failing to do proper research before investing in an old property means...

8 Important Questions to get the Right Estate Agent

8 Important Questions to get the Right Estate Agent

Selling your home can be one of the most nerve-racking things you can do in life and is considered to be more stressful than actually buying one. Statistics state that on average, people typically move house six times before they reach the age of 45. Buying a house will probably be the biggest financial investment you make, so when it comes time to sell it, it is important you use the right estate...

High Net Worth Individuals Struggling to get a Mortgage

High Net Worth Individuals Struggling to get a Mortgage

High net worth individuals are struggling to get credit with about a ninth being turned down for a mortgage in the past decade due to rigid criteria applied by banks, according to a survey. Research conducted recently among more than 500 wealthy individuals with assets exceeding £1m, found that a ninth had been turned down for a secured loan, despite their wealth, while five per cent had been denied...

5 Top Tips for Buying a Luxury Property

5 Top Tips for Buying a Luxury Property

A luxury property purchase is a bit different from a regular home purchase. The stakes are higher: paper trails become very important, viewing homes in person is critical, and you’ll be introduced to a ‘secret market’ of sorts with buyers who do not want to put their homes for sale publicly. We have compiled the 5 best tips to help first-time luxury buyers and seasoned property investors find...

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