Property Fits Strategy

Question 5 – What Type of Property Fits My Strategy?

Question 5 – What Type of Property Fits My Strategy? Hi, Peter Jones, chartered surveyor, author and property investor and in this short series of videos we are looking at the twelve questions which I think every property investor should ask themselves when they begin in property and regularly as they go through their property…

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How Much Money Do I Have For My Property Business?

Question 4 – How Much Money Do I Have For My Property Business?

In this short series of videos we are looking at the twelve questions which I think every property investor should ask themselves when they  begin in property and regularly as they go through their property journey to make sure that they are still on track and doing the right things.  And question number four is…

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Question Three – How Much Time Can I Spend on My Property Business?

Hi, Peter Jones, chartered surveyor, author and property investor and in this series of videos we are going through the twelve questions which I think every property investor should ask themselves firstly when they start out on their property journey and regularly as they go through their property journey, just to make sure they are…

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Question one – what am I trying to achieve in property and why?

One of the (many) things I have discovered that holds (beginner) property investors back, especially at the beginning, is not knowing what it is they want to achieve in property and why. That might sound nuts. After all, we all know what we want to achieve in property, don’t we? A bit of extra income?…

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You don’t have to sell the properties you refurb

Refurbing (renovating) a property is a “property fundamental” which will really speed your success. It will help to increase the value of the property, and with it your equity, the rental value, and increase your chances of getting a favourable revaluation when you refinance. It’ll also help with sale-ability should you ever need to exit,…

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Getting money from the bank for your buy to let investment properties

There are something like 1400 different buy to let products available so, no matter what your circumstances, there should be a bank somewhere who will lend to you. In this video we’ll look at what banks principally think about when deciding whether to lend. Here’s to successful property investing Peter Jones B.Sc FRICS Chartered Surveyor,…

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What do lenders look for when they assess an application?

Having found a suitable property – or preferably whilst looking for a suitable investment property – you will then need to look at financing your investment. There are many ways to finance a property, but let’s assume you plan to approach a traditional lender. This poses the question “what do lenders look for when they…

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The very first thing to do BEFORE buying your first property

What do we need to do before we buy our first buy to let investment property? Surely all we need to do is go down to the local estate agents, choose one, and buy it? Sadly, that is how some people treat property investment and perhaps, not surprisingly, they are the ones who are most…

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One simple tip to help you buy the RIGHT property

Many new investors are often confused about what to do next having decided upon a possible investment area or areas. A classic mistake is often to jump in and start researching properties for sale with a view to identifying a specific property for purchase. This is NOT the first thing you should do. Researching which…

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