A First Time Investor’s Guide To Student Property

If you’re looking to invest in property, student housing could be a potentially lucrative market to look into, with more people than ever studying in the UK. The latest figures put the amount of UK students at around 1.8 million, with many of those students living in rented student accommodation. We spoke to Mighty Student Living, who said: “While there was some worry that the student property market might be hit by Brexit, more people than ever before are coming
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How Big Is The Gap Between Buying And Renting In Each English County? – [INFOGRAPHIC]

There are lots of myths surrounding the difference between renting and buying and which one is better for your pocket. So, in an effort to debunk these myths, we’ve taken a look at the average gap between buying and renting in each English county. This has been based on the average house price and renting price provided by Zoopla for each county, with the average monthly mortgage payment calculated using a 10% deposit on a 2.63% interest rate mortgage over
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Can I Get A Mortgage Through A Ltd Company?

A number of questions were raised following George Osborne’s Summer Budget 2015 as to the proposed changes to buy to let mortgage interest relief on personal borrowing. The changes to the treatment of mortgage interest has meant that investors are favouring going down the limited company route. As discussed in an article published on This is Money, brokers witnessed a big increase in applications for buy-to-let loans from limited companies as landlords prepared for the new tax amendments in April.
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Everything You Need To Know About Self-Build Mortgages

Embarking upon building your own house is a huge undertaking and if it’s something you’re serious about considering, the very first bridge you’re going to have to cross is how to fund the whole thing. If you’ve got money in place from another source then that’s great, but the chances are that you’re going to need a mortgage. However, self-build mortgages differ from traditional ones as the money is released in stages as the build project progresses. The way in
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Ten Tips To Finding The Perfect Home As A First Time Buyer

Buying your first home is almost as scary as it is exciting, but it’s ultimately one of the most exciting purchases that you’ll ever make in your life! To try and make the process that little bit smoother we’ve put together this list of ten top tips to finding your perfect first home. 1. Consider all of the costs While the big thing you’re going to want to consider is obviously your mortgage payments, it’s crucial to understand that there’s
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Ten Top Tips For Finding The Perfect Home As A First Time Buyer

Buying your first home is almost as scary as it is exciting, but it’s ultimately one of the most exciting purchases that you’ll ever make in your life! To try and make the process that little bit smoother we’ve put together this list of ten top tips to finding your perfect first home. 1. Consider all of the costs While the big thing you’re going to want to consider is obviously your mortgage payments, it’s crucial to understand that there’s
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Everything You Need To Know About Self-Build Mortgages

Embarking upon building your own house is a huge undertaking and if it’s something you’re serious about considering, the very first bridge you’re going to have to cross is how to fund the whole thing. If you’ve got money in place from another source then that’s great, but the chances are that you’re going to need a mortgage. However, self-build mortgages differ from traditional ones as the money is released in stages as the build project progresses. The way in
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5 Tips For Buying Your First Buy To Let Property

Buy to Let properties are still a good investment that could bring you a good return on your money now and help you build a nest egg for your future retirement. With all investments, you should do your homework before putting any money into it and buy to let is no different. With this in mind, we’ve put together this guide which will make your research a little easier. Without further ado, here’s our list of ten tips that will
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Can I Get A Mortgage Through A Ltd Company?

A number of questions were raised following George Osborne’s Summer Budget 2015 as to the proposed changes to buy to let mortgage interest relief on personal borrowing. The changes to the treatment of mortgage interest has meant that investors are favouring going down the limited company route. As discussed in an article published on This is Money, brokers witnessed a big increase in applications for buy-to-let loans from limited companies as landlords prepared for the new tax amendments in April.
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Is Post-Brexit The Best Time To Review Your Mortgage?

Britain’s recent decision to leave the European Union has left a lot of things up in the air, not least house prices and interest rates. While it’s true that a lot of things are uncertain, the key thing to stress is not to panic! As has always been the case, it’s important to be calm and rational when it comes to big financial decision such as mortgages and don’t do anything without giving it a good degree of thought. Firstly,
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