Category Archives for "Holiday Home Investment"

Is holiday let property a good investment?

The profit potential and tax advantages of a brick-and-mortar staycation investment Buy-to-let property investors have been put under some pressure over the last couple of years. The UK government has seemed hell-bent on making life difficult, with regulatory and property tax changes denting income potential. Such changes include a reduction in mortgage interest tax relief […]

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How do you finance a holiday let investment?

Your holiday let mortgage questions answered With worries over Brexit and the low pound encouraging UK residents to ‘staycate’ and foreign visitors to holiday in the UK, the demand for holiday lets is undergoing something of a boom. As if this isn’t a good enough reason to invest in a holiday let property on its […]

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Is staycation investment a smart strategy?

Options for savvy investors to take advantage of the boom in the staycation sector Politics and economies are constantly changing. Savvy investors watch these changes, and, where others see problems, they see opportunities. Take the hot topic of today (and the last two years, and likely the next two years): Brexit.

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Should you use local letting agencies for your holiday let?

Pros and cons of going local with your holiday let strategy To maximise your income for a holiday let investment, you need to get it rented for as many days as possible. There will be a breakeven point on your cash flow – the number of days where your income equals your expenses. This should […]

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10 holiday let health and safety areas owners must take care of

H&S tips to help your guests stay safe and want to return Just as you would as a buy-to-let landlord, as the owner of a holiday let property you must ensure that it provides occupants with a safe and healthy environment in which to live – albeit for just a few days or a week […]

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The pros and cons of using a holiday let property manager

Should you get someone else to do the hard work? In my last article, I discussed the pros and cons of self-managing a holiday let. For balance, it’s only right that I discuss the pros and cons of using a holiday let property manager, as you decide how to maximise the potential returns from your […]

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