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Buy To Let Property Investment

Will a larger deposit guarantee a lower interest rate on a buy-to-let mortgage?

Three reasons you may want to pay a larger deposit to invest in property

Whether you’re a beginner investor or someone who owns a portfolio of several properties, one of the most important decisions you’ll make is how to finance your investment. For most property investors, this is done with the help of a buy-to-let mortgage. In this article, I examine the question that many investors ask me: “Will a larger deposit guarantee me a lower interest rate?” The answer may surprise you. Read More

Use a buy-to-let mortgage to power your personal capitalisation rate

Exploring the benefits of using gearing in property investment

In my last investment blogs, I introduced the concept of capitalisation rates as a way to compare the return on a property investment and how you can use the capitalisation rate as a guide to inform your bid price in property negotiations. You can read those articles here:
  • What return should I expect from my investment property?
  • How can I use the capitalisation rate to invest in property for income?
In this post, I’m going to look at how using the leverage offered by a buy-to-let mortgage powers your return. Read More