Long Stop Dates: What to Do if Your Off-Plan Property Doesn’t Get Built

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Property developments can get delayed for a number of reasons, such as a lack of finances, rise in material costs and disruptions to supply chains and work forces. This can present challenges that lead to developments not being built on time – or at all. If you’re considering buying an off-plan property, it’s important to […]

Soft credit search vs hard – what’s the difference?

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Many people have never had to worry about their credit history or what a credit check will throw up, until they come to make out a mortgage. Here Milton Keynes based mortgage brokers Visionary Finance explain the difference between a soft and a hard credit search and how they can affect your mortgage application. One […]

Is Buy-to-Let Property Investment Worth It in 2021?

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Buy-to-let property investment is still profitable in 2021. Management of rental properties and taxes have been changed and made investing slightly more complicated. However, there are ways to adapt to these changes. And with a long-term strategy, investors can earn profitable incomes in the short and long-term.  Here’s a guide on buy-to-let property investment, covering […]

4 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Off-Plan Property

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Investing in off-plan property is becoming more and more popular. Some property investors view it as a risk to buy a property months or years before completion. However, there are many benefits for investing in off-plan property, presenting many opportunities to property investors.  Here’s a few of the top reasons why you should invest in […]

A Guide to Cladding and EWS1 Forms

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Some high-rise developments across the UK have been built with unsafe cladding. This was thrust into the forefront after the Grenfell Tower tragedy in June 2017. Since then, there have been numerous procedures implemented to help update building safety, especially in multi-storey buildings. Tackling fire safety concerns in the industry With the introduction of the […]

The Differences between Freehold and Leasehold

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When looking to buy a home or property investment, it’s important to know the difference between freehold and leasehold properties. There are also reforms coming into effect that will impact owners of leaseholds. Here is a quick guide to help you understand the differences between freehold and leasehold properties and the new leasehold reform being […]

How Much Money Do You Need to Invest in Property?

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Property investment is one of the most common ways to invest your money. Buy-to-let can provide an opportunity to earn short-term income through rental yields and long-term gains through capital growth. In this guide, we cover how much money you need to invest in a buy-to-let property. For starters, you’ll need enough money to either […]

Getting a Mortgage Agreement in Principle

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A mortgage agreement in principle (AIP), also called a decision in principle (DIP), is an official estimate from a lender on how much you could borrow on a mortgage. This guide will help you understand what a mortgage agreement in principle is and why you need one, in addition to when and how to apply […]

How to invest your money: NFTs

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A non-fungible token (NFT) is defined as a digital representation of a unique asset. This means it’s a one-of-a-kind asset in the digital world that can’t be replaced with anything else. NFTs can be bought and sold like property. However, they don’t have any tangible form of their own. Many are calling NFTs the digital […]

Property Marketing Tricks UK Property Investors Need to Consider

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We’ve put together a comprehensive checklist of the top property marketing tactics any property investor needs to consider. What to be aware of and how to avoid common mistakes when picking your next buy-to-let investment. 1. Overnight ‘Financial Freedom’ & No Money Down Deals “Become a millionaire with no money down”. Sounds too good to […]