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Staying up to date with the latest mortgage and property investment news and insight is essential. Below, you’ll find everything you need to know about the market to boost your property finance journey.
Limited Company Investment Show Landlord Confidence in BTL
A new report reveals a record number of landlords set up Limited Companies in 2023. What does this uptick in activity mean for the private rental sector?
Why use a broker for your home mortgage?
Purchasing or remortgaging your home can be stressful and sometimes overwhelming. We explain how to reduce that stress and access the advice, support, and confidence you need to make the best property finance decisions.
What is HMO Licencing?
HMO licencing and planning can be complicated, especially if you are unfamiliar with the correct processes. We discuss the basics of what your property needs to be classified as an HMO and how to obtain the correct licencing.
Our Guide to Refurb-to-Let
Refurb-to-Let is a popular mortgage type for many landlords. For thoselooking to boost yields on their current investments or hoping to purchase a ‘fixer-upper’, find out how this product could benefit you.
What the Breathing Space Scheme Means for Landlords
The Debt Respite Scheme, which sets out to support people struggling with debts, could have financial implications on your property portfolio. What is Breathing Space, what can you do if you have tenants under the scheme, and what must you be aware of?
Financing BTL Studio Flats
Studio flats can be a cost-effective solution for private rental tenants, making them popular. Why should you consider studio flats as a profitable investment, and what must you know about financing them?
Day One Remortgages for Buy to Let Landlords
Day one remortgages allow you to remortgage within six months, but why would a buy to let landlord use this property finance facility?
Gove Announces Clampdown on Short-Term Lets
This week, Michael Gove announced key changes to planning and regulations for short-term and holiday let properties. What does this mean for existing holiday let owners and the future of the sector as a whole?
One Step Forward, Two Steps Back: Could the Renters’ Reform Bill Get Tougher on Landlords?
A new coalition has written to Michael Gove surrounding the Renters’ Reform Bill legislation, urging him to be tougher on landlords. What could these changes mean for landlords?
Where to invest in student lets
Location should always be a key factor when considering your next property investment. Below, we look at the top locations for rental yields on student lets and why these property types are so popular.
How to: Purchase Your Own Business Property
Many entrepreneurs aspire to own the property they run their business from, or to have the opportunity to purchase a trading business with a freehold. For first-time commercial investors, our latest blog talks through the basics of commercial mortgages for owner-occupiers, providing insight into how to secure the right finance for your business.
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