June 2012

5 Steps To Buying Your First Home

5 Steps To Buying Your First Home

So you’re thinking of purchasing your first property, but where do you start? Buying a house is a big decision, and you need to make sure you know you’re ready before you take the plunge. In this week’s article, I’ll run through five steps that can help you start climbing the property ladder. 1. Do…

Buy-To-Let: Five Negatives

Buy-To-Let: Five Negatives

Our last blog looked at five of the main positives for considering buy-to-let investment. However, becoming an investment Landlord isn’t for everyone and in this article we will look at some of the reasons against purchasing a property to rent out. Higher Deposits Although mortgage lenders are becoming more comfortable with buy-to-let mortgages and they…

Buy-To-Let: Five Positives

Buy-To-Let: Five Positives

Buy-to-let is back with a boom with increasing numbers of buy-to-let products being taken out by investors. The rental market is on the rise, meaning more investment opportunities for those already with a property portfolio, or those looking to start one. There are, however, some things you really need to consider when taking the risk…