Debt finance will always take the form of a loan and equity finance tends to mean a profit share with a high net worth individual or a sophisticated investor. As a property investor, whether you choose one or the other will depend on the specifics of the project you are working on and there might be times you decide to use both. [Read more…] about Debt Finance Vs. Equity Finance – Which is Better for Property?
The demand in the Manchester rental market is very high at the moment where letting agents are regularly seeing their properties let on the first day they are open for viewings. This is most true of areas that are those close to the city centre but this trend also applies to outliers in Greater Manchester as well. [Read more…] about What Are the Best Rental Areas in Greater Manchester?
In the final part of this series with Dale Wild of Pegasus Property Investments and Landlord Funiture Co., Dale and Amy talk about the importance of cash flow over capital gains when it comes to building an investment portfolio and more importantly whether cash flow is better with HMOs or with buy-to-let. [Read more…] about How Does the Cashflow from HMOs Compare to Buy-to-Lets?
Bridging finance is expensive and requires a strict repayment schedule but there is no reason that an inexperienced investor couldn’t utilise it, for the right project, if they are confident that they have done their due diligence. The trick is to always make sure that there are multiple exit strategies in place. [Read more…] about Is Bridging Finance Only Suitable for Expert Investors?
Today, Tracy Wardle from Abode Property Management talks to Amy Varle about the highs and lows of working in the property industry. The conversation covers the importance of choosing the right tenant through to Tracy’s appearance on Channel 4’s Britain’s Benefit Tenants and the impact that had on her company. [Read more…] about Tracy Wardle: Successes and Mistakes in Property Investment
Dale Wild from Pegasus Property Investments talks about his successes, investing in property. In Oldham, he was the first person to get planning permission for an HMO and over the last few years, his business has grown. But success doesn’t come out of nowhere. Hard work, luck and the support of your family are key. [Read more…] about What Has Been Your Biggest Win in Property?