Category Archives for "Letting a property"

UK Property Investor

Landlord responsibilities do you really understand them?

Video Transcription: Hi guys, so I had a great question on YouTube and basically it comes out of the interview with Jim Kirby, who is one of our investors and mates for over 15 years we’ve known him and he’s become a good friend over that time, and it’s amazing what he’s achieved and now he’s […]

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UK Property Investment

2 Ways to Guarantee Your Property Will Let Out

Video Transcription: Hey, guys. So, it’s probably one of the most asked questions in our sales process and we’ve got a floor of guys that basically all day everyday they sell property. That’s one of the businesses that I have. And the interesting thing is in the process of selling a property, by far the majority […]

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Letting a Property

8 Essential elements of letting properties

The lettings framework for successful buy-to-let tenancies In our last article, we discussed your rights and responsibilities when letting properties. We looked at the paperwork you need to handle and maintain, landlord insurances, and costs of letting. In this article, we outline the nuts and bolts of letting – the framework to use for every […]

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Letting a Property

Your rights and responsibilities when letting properties

Helping you decide whether to be an investor or a landlord When investing in a buy-to-let property, you should understand the long-term implications of becoming a landlord and letting properties. It is not as easy as ‘buy a property, advertise it, get a tenant, get paid the rental’. Landlords have responsibilities and legal obligations. There […]

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Nine tips to avoid void periods and maximise buy-to-let profits

Build a void period strategy to increase your buy-to-let profits Recent news shows research shows that 35% of UK landlords have experienced a void period in the first quarter of 2018. However, the average tenancy is 18 months, and the average void period is 22 days. Some landlords suffer from a constant merry-go-round of tenancies […]

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Property Investment Insurance

Savvy buy-to-let investors make sure they invest in landlord insurance

The essential low-cost risk mitigation strategy When it comes to buy-to-let property, giving someone the run of your property can be daunting. I mean, you don’t even trust your best mate to drive your car. How are you expected to trust people you may never have met to take proper care of your investment property? […]

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What property investors can learn from DIY homeowners

Worthwhile advice from a UK insurer What do bank holidays mean to you? A day by the seaside? Quality time with family? A session on the river bank, hunting that elusive record roach? A romantic weekend away? According to new research, almost 4 in 10 homeowners plan their bank holiday weekends around DIY home maintenance. […]

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7 essential property investor strategies to stay profitable when rents fall

Proactive landlords will remainsuccessful in tough times For the first time in around eight years, rents have fallen across the UK for two months running, and three months in London. For the savvy property investor, this does not have to be the end of the world or their passive profits. If you know the right […]

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Six questions that answer how to invest in property

What you should ask to develop the best property investment strategy How to invest in property depends upon several factors. How do you decide whether you should invest in buy-to-let (BTL) residential investment property, off-plan property, or student accommodation, for example? Are hotel rooms better to invest in than BTL? Should you buy unloved properties, […]

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