Affordability Tests to ‘Damage’ Buy to Let Growth

Affordability Tests to ‘Damage’ Buy to Let Growth

More headline grabbing nonsense, but read on! The good bits are nicely hidden. We have highlighted the core information that contradicts the headlines that appear incredibly negative when the actual forecasts are very positive. Buy-to-let landlords should face new...
Private Housing Rental Prices Increase

Private Housing Rental Prices Increase

Depending upon your opinion The Office of National Statistic might not sound interesting but some of the statistic result articles are most interesting. Looking at this from a property rental perspective the below makes good reading. INDEX OF PRIVATE HOUSING RENTAL...
Home Ownership Out of Reach for Many

Home Ownership Out of Reach for Many

Interesting piece today from ARLA (The Association of Residential Letting Agents) today stating: HOME OWNERSHIP OUT OF REACH FOR MANY AS LIFETIME COST OF RENT EXCEEDS £50,000 Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) and the Centre for Economic and Business...
Budget 2016 – Relevant Changes

Budget 2016 – Relevant Changes

Not much to report to be fair and any changes that effect the UK buy to let property market we were all ready aware of. There’s a quick summary below of the relevant property related points. The key bit for the buy to let property landlord and investor is the formal...
Has Britain Stopped Building Bungalows?

Has Britain Stopped Building Bungalows?

BBC News published an unsurprising but yet interesting article today about the lack of new build bungalows. The number of bungalows being built in the UK has collapsed, despite an ageing population. Why? It’s the building that’s symbolised a quieter,...