Off-plan investments work very well as investments You can buy them at a discount and often the capital growth can be excellent. But, a word of caution, speculative investing carries a lot of risks and capital growth can’t be guaranteed. My advice is to have a plan B and be ready to rent the property out if it becomes necessary. [Read more…] about Why Off Plan Investments Are A Smart Choice In 2017
Do new build developments make good buy-to-let investments? Well yes, they do, but you shouldn’t get distracted from the fundamental principles of investing in property. For any buy-to-let to work in the long term, rental yield needs to be high enough to cover your running costs or you will lose money very quickly. [Read more…] about Do New Build Developments Make Good Buy-To-Let Investments?
As a property investor, should you be buying property off-plan or off-market? Today we look at what these terms mean and ask whether investors should really be focussing on these categories or whether there are more important things to consider in a property deal. [Read more…] about Should I Buy Off Market Or Should I Buy Off Plan?
Crowdfunding is the practice of funding an investment, project, business or product by raising money – usually online – from a large number of people. Typically, with crowdfunding, each investor will only contribute a small percentage of the overall total. [Read more…] about What Is Property Crowdfunding?
For today’s article, Edward Sykes from Renovate Alerts gives his thoughts on how to become a property developer. It’s not rocket science, but the phrase “fail to plan and you plan to fail” applies more to development and renovation projects than perhaps any other area in the property investment industry. [Read more…] about How To Become A Property Developer
A property joint venture is more than just a business arrangement. It is a relationship that should be built to be sustainable over the long-term. Making JV deals work requires honesty and open communication. Today we look at the five crucial elements that underpin every successful joint venture partnership. [Read more…] about 5 CRUCIAL Elements To All Successful JV Deals