Why your property strategy and aspirations affect your tax bill

Property and UK Tax (Part 1) In my next few blog posts, I’m going to be thinking about taxes. I imagine this is probably not your favourite subject, but tax does play a vital role in property investing so please don’t navigate away just yet. At some point in your property journey you’ll be paying…

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The great buy to let scam

The Great Buy to Let Scam and How to Avoid It

The Great Buy to Let Scam and How to Avoid It Don’t ‘Buy to Let’ Until You’ve Read This. FREE for you to Download now – no email or opt-in required – just click the link below CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD YOUR COPY NOW I’m a big fan of buy to let and have been…

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Do house prices still double every ten years? (Part Three)

Having taken a look at whether property values still double every 10 years in the UK, it’s now time to think about some of the drivers that actually affect property prices. Let’s first consider the increasing population. I’m not sure what’s going to happen with Brexit, but to all intents and purposes, we’re looking at…

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Do house prices still double every ten years? (Part Two)

Last week we began exploring whether house prices really do double every 10 years and we looked at a real example of this in practise. But is this example an anomaly or does it actually show that the trend is true and still correct?   To answer this question and to be able to see…

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Do house prices still double every ten years? (Part One)

This week I want to look into whether there is actually any truth in the statement that house prices double every ten years, and look at an example “in practise” in the video below. Whilst this video may not have the exact answer, it does help to give us a clue of UK trends. Back…

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How to get buy to let finance for an SPV (limited company)

It’s time to think about how to get finance for our limited companies – in particular, for buy to let properties. To do this, we need to think about what an SPV is from the bank’s point of view.     From the bank’s point of view, the SPV is going to be a limited…

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When would you use an SPV for property investing?

Last week we looked at what an SPV is and how it is not a specific type of entity but instead a vehicle that is used for a specific purpose to help you achieve your goals. We also considered that it could be a limited company, partnership, LLP or any other type of entity. This…

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