There’s absolutely no doubt that right now we’re at the start, or in the middle, of a booming property market. Inflation adjusted house prices are approaching an all time high and some areas of the country have seen as much as a 15-20% increase in property prices over the last year. With everything getting more … read more.
At this point in time all properties in my portfolio are unencumbered (bought outright). It’s an unusual set up but it was done intentionally. The intention being to use property as a vehicle to safely store wealth while generating exponentially higher returns than bonds can currently offer. However if I’m going to keep buying and … read more.
One of the toughest challenges I’ve faced over the last 12 months is trying to work out how I can scale my property business. Purchases move slowly, renovations take time and the market is buoyant which makes finding deals very difficult. This post is going to be a collection of my findings which I hope … read more.
Everyone has their own method when it comes to analysing a buy to let deal but I’m willing to bet that nobody has come up with a perfect formula. Why? Simply because there are costs at multiple stages which can often shift as projects develop, final rental figures can change based on finish and area … read more.
Anyone who has checked out my own personal portfolio will know that I’ve got a mixture of stocks and properties so obviously I’m a fan of both. Picking between the two in order to choose one as a better investment than the other is difficult as both have different pro’s and con’s. Both also return … read more.
We’ve (my wife and I) been building up our property portfolio for 3 years. We completed on our more recent property during the first lockdown back in April. Since then we haven’t added to the portfolio. As things stand we’re not actively looking to buy anything else so does that mean 2021 isn’t a good … read more.