Tagged: Rent

Overseas Buyers Pour Cash Into UK Buy To Let

Overseas Buyers Pour Cash Into UK Buy To Let

Expats and foreign investors are pouring cash into UK property investments, according to a new survey. The number of expat and overseas investors has topped 2 million and reflects a 40% increase over the...




Landlords expect rise in tenant demand in 2014

Landlords expect rise in tenant demand in 2014

Almost 60 per cent of landlords expect to see a rise in demand for rental properties in the next 12 months, according to a landlord sentiment survey conducted by LSL Property Services. While 41...




Lack of supply will push prices up next year, warns BTL specialist

Lack of supply will push prices up next year, warns BTL specialist

Buy-to-let specialists Assetz examined the outlook for the UK housing market next year and predict that house prices will grow 10% in 2014, driven by a continued lack of property supply. They also noted...




2013 – Moving towards regulation in a growing market

2013 – Moving towards regulation in a growing market

Looking back on the newsletter that I wrote this time last year, many of the topics are still being discussed such as regulation of the industry.  Predictions of rents rising and increased demand have...




Average buy-to-let loan £149k

Average buy-to-let loan £149k

The average buy-to-let loan application in the UK is for £149,000, according to the latest research* from the National Landlords Association (NLA). However, the range of buy to let loan values varies greatly across the UK,...




Landlords looking for more buy to let borrowing

Landlords looking for more buy to let borrowing

boom in buy to let mortgages is encouraging more landlords to think about extending their property portfolios. The Council of Mortgage Lenders, the trade body for buy to let lenders, says an extra £6.25...




Huge rise in rent arrears in UK because of rising rent prices, says charity

Huge rise in rent arrears in UK because of rising rent prices, says charity

There has been a 150% increase in rent arrears in the UK since 2007 and a 13% increase in the last 12 months alone, according to data from the national debt advice charity the...