Category Archives for "Property Investment Strategy"

UK Residential Property Developers

As Brexit Nears, What Is the Outlook for UK Residential Property Developers?

Despite Uncertainty, the Market Remains Robust Many experts are forecasting that residential property prices will fall after Brexit. A no-deal Brexit is predicted to precipitate sizeable property price falls. However, there are indications that such doom-and-gloom forecasts could prove wide of the mark. While Brexit uncertainty has reduced the number of planning applications, the residential […]

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Residential Property Investment

What type of residential property is best for retirement income?

Village, high-yield, or inner city? A new client, Scott, spoke to me a week or so ago and asked about property as a retirement income generator. He’d been told by his financial advisor that an annuity would provide the best and safest income in retirement. A friend of his had said that he’d be better […]

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London House Prices

Is London house price growth set to bounce?

Reasons savvy investors are looking at London property again According to Hometrack, London’s house prices declined by 0.3% in the year to August 2018. While Brexit has been trumpeted as the main driver of slowing house price growth in the capital, the small reverse in average house price is in stark contrast to pre-EU Referendum […]

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Leeds Property Investment

Channel 4 invests in Leeds: should investors do the same?

Another confidence booster for property investors in the Northern Powerhouse Channel 4 has chosen Leeds as the location for its national headquarters, beating strong competition from as many as 30 other UK cities. The move promises to bring more than 300 new jobs to Leeds and support up to 3,000 production jobs in the region.

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Property Investors in Leeds

Why savvy property investors are buying in Leeds

A booming economy, high population growth and much more spells huge potential Leeds is attracting the money of clued-up property investors, and for good reasons. Leeds is the UK’s second-largest employment centre outside London, with another 25,000 new jobs forecast to be added to the local market over the next 10 years. This will build […]

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UK Property Investment

How Parks and Open Spaces Affect Your Property Investment?

Video Transcription:  Hey guys. So how do parks and open spaces affect the fundamentals of your property? And I think I don’t talk about this enough because actually, I find now that the whole concept or the way things are going is that we’re getting smaller and smaller houses, Mickey Mouse houses. You know, they call […]

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Holiday Lets

How do the new package holiday regulations affect holiday lets?

Why most holiday let owners shouldn’t need to worry about this new law In July 2018, new legislation designed to give holidaymakers more protection came into force. There was no fanfare or big announcement, the regulations just slipped into the system under the radar. This new law was written with the large hotel chains and […]

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Manchester Property Investment

Economic and population growth is boosting returns in Manchester

Manchester is a dynamic city with bags of investment potential Our clients already knew what Manchester City Council recently confirmed: Manchester is one of Europe’s fastest-growing city economies. As we’ve been saying for a couple of years now, the city’s economic growth is the power behind the strong growth in jobs and increase in population […]

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Holiday Let Investment

21 tips before buying a holiday let investment property

How to keep the location, property and finances on track when you invest If you want to benefit from the long-term outlook for UK property, you may be discouraged from investing in buy-to-let property by the property tax changes that have been forced upon the property investment community in recent years. But you don’t have […]

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