Landlords are always seeking new buy-to-let opportunities and new studies have demonstrated that the Northern cities host the most lucrative investment prospects, with lower purchasing costs in the North and high rental yields of between 6% and 12%.
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Read on to find out what is expected for the property market in 2017 as well as a look back at 2016.
A look ahead at what 2017 has in store for the UK's property market.
By minimising void periods, rental arrears and property damage, a recent survey shows that Letting Agents save Landlords up to Â£2,000 per year.
There are a number of factors that influence the tenant numbers in local rental markets and it is becoming increasingly important for buy-to-let Landlords to assess these before purchasing a rental property. The top ten factors in Leeds are:
The number of homes requiring a license is set to increase from 60,000 to 234,000 as the government announce plans for mandatory licensing of all shared homes in England. Currently certain properties are excluded from the licensing due to their configuration. For example, two storey buildings are excluded. These will now require a licence.
With temperatures set to plunge this month and the number of maintenance issues expected to soar, there has never been a better time to check your property is prepared for winter.
Ensure your property is winter-proofed and then sit back and relax over the Christmas period, safe in the knowledge that your tenants are safe and warm. Here are 5 ways to make sure your property is winter-ready.
It seems like every five minutes there is a new piece of regulation that Landlords need to comply with and it is part of our mission to make things as simple for our Landlords as possible.
New research has indicated that Leeds is the best city for Landlords to invest in buy-to-let property.