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Best Company Mortgage Deals For Buy To Let Landlords
If you are a landlord financing buy to let property with a limited company sourcing the right mortgage can be a challenge. Although many landlords are considering moving to a corporate set-up, lenders will still consider mortgage affordability in the same way as if the borrower was an individual. That means the 145% rate at 5.5% is the ...
Escalating Ground Rents Trap New-build Investors
Buy to let landlords investing in new build leasehold properties that are almost impossible to sell will get a lifeline from the government. (more…)
Tax Change Takes Sting Out Of Losing Finance Interest Relief
Buy to let landlords worried about the impact tax changes will have on their property businesses have won some respite from Chancellor Philip Hammond. (more…)
Letting Agent Fees Axed – But Some Tax Cheer For Landlords
Buy to let landlords have yet another business cost to swallow as Chancellor Philip Hammond confirmed letting agent fees for tenants will be scrapped in England. (more…)
Tenants Repairing Obligations
In a very important case, (Warren v. Keen  3 W.L.R. 702), Denning L.J. explained the definition of "tenant like manner"
If You’re A Landlord, You Should Feel Wealthy
Landlords do not have to earn a fortune to feel wealthy, according to the bank behind Britain’s biggest buy to let lender. (more…)
Buy To Let Borrowing Upset On The Cards For Landlords
Portfolio landlords face another financial upset as the Bank of England tightens up the rules for buy to let mortgage lending. (more…)
What That Airbnb Ruling Says About Letting A Leased Home
The shock wave of what lawyers are calling ‘the AirBnB ruling’ are rippling out to towns and cities popular with tourists where landlords have switched from buy to lets to holiday lets. (more…)
Do BICT Trusts Work For Buy To Let Landlords?
Lawyers argue beneficial interest company trusts allow landlords to avoid the new mortgage interest finance rules starting in April 2017 – but do they work? (more…)
Buy To Let Investing – What Landlords Need To Know
Recent changes to buy to let tax and more legal responsibilities for landlords mean investing in property may not be as profitable as in the past. (more…)