What landlords should know about tenants running a business from their property

People working from home is becoming more and more common these days, with advances in technology and the abundance of jobs in the online sector. The current estimate is that one in four people carry out at least some of their regular work from home. Most of these people in the UK work from their personal computer in their own residence, or run their own business from their home. However, what does this mean for landlords who rent out their property to …

Where are the top places in the UK to invest in property?

Are you looking to invest in property? There are many great opportunities at the moment for investing in property throughout the UK, so where should you be looking? Here are some of the top towns and cities that we recommend for property investment: Swansea Located in South Wales, Swansea is still a cheap place to buy property in the UK. The city is in the running for the 2017 City of Culture status and it offers plenty of interesting attractions …

What are the Top Buy to Let Mortgages available?

Mortgage rates have been falling lately and lenders have been taking advantage of the funding for lending scheme, this means that many landlords in the UK will benefit from buy to let deals. At the moment, there is strong demand for housing in England in Wales, which creates an opportunity for property investors and landlords to choose the right product – so that they can save on fees and maximise their rental yield.So what are some of the top Buy …

Everything that First Time Buyers should know about ‘Help to Buy’

These days property prices are very high and many first time home buyers find it intimidating to imagine saving up a 20% deposit. Fortunately, the government recognises this and has created a special scheme that will help first time home buyers to purchase their first property – called the Help to Buy Scheme. Who Qualifies for Help to Buy? In order to be eligible for the Help to Buy scheme, you must have deposit for your home of at least …