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Chance to own show home properties for region’s buy-to-let investors

New and experienced buy-to-let investors are getting the chance to own eye-catching show homes at developments in the region - before leasing them back to David Wilson Homes.

Nationwide Group offers joint let to buy and homebuyer mortgage deal

Nationwide Building Society is launching a new loyalty initiative for customers converting their existing main residence into a Buy to Let through The Mortgage Works (TMW) to rent out, while at the same time purchasing a residential property to live in.

Property investment opportunities for buyers in the South West

Property investment opportunities for buyers in the South West

David Wilson Homes is offering a major initiative to sell show homes at its developments in the region to new and experienced buy-to-let investors.

Paragon Mortgages report BTL lending up 58%

Paragon Mortgages’ parent company, the Paragon Group of Companies, has announced results for the quarter to 31 December 2014.

Lawrence Square launch for landlords

Lawrence Square launch for landlords

According to the latest research from LV= landlord insurance , a surge in ‘part-time’ landlords across Britain is happening as people attempt to boost their income letting properties.

Student property gathers popularity as a mainstream investment

Student property gathers popularity as a mainstream investment

Over the past few years the property market has been gathering momentum and slowly returning to near where it once was.

Landlords flirt with short term mortgage deals

Landlords are shifting towards shorter-term fixed rate mortgage deals, where pricing remains ultra-low and predictions for increases in Bank Rate are pushed into the distance, according to the latest research from specialist mortgage broker Mortgages for Business.

The rise of the ‘silver landlord’

A third (32 per cent) of people aged 45 – 64 with a pension would consider using some or all of their pension pot to fund the purchase of a buy-to-let property as an alternative to a traditional pension income funded by an annuity, according to analysis by Direct Line for Business (DL4B), the small business insurer.

Property investment opportunities for buyers in the South West

Property investment opportunities for buyers in the South West

David Wilson Homes is offering a major initiative to sell show homes at its developments in the region to new and experienced buy-to-let investors.

Buy-to-let investments are set to land retirees with big tax bills

Major changes to pensions could potentially be bad news for retirees looking to invest in buy-to-let property, as they could be hit by five separate taxes, according to Newby Castleman Chartered Accountants.

How ethical are Britain's landlords?

Contrary to popular stereotype, Britain's landlords are largely an ethical group according to research released today by Saga Home Insurance. In a poll of UK adults, 77% of tenants rated their current landlord as "good" or "excellent", with just 8% giving a "poor" rating.

Buy-to-let landlords report on steady quarter

The latest landlord research from buy-to-let mortgage lender Paragon Mortgages shows that landlords are still experiencing high levels of demand during the third quarter.

Skipton extends buy to let mortgage range

Skipton is launching a refreshed range of fixed rate buy-to-let products designed to give landlords even more choice.

Acton Gardens offers excellent returns for property investors

Acton Gardens offers excellent returns for property investors

Thanks to the highly anticipated arrival of Crossrail in 2018, Acton has been highlighted by Rentonomy, the property letting website, as one of the top three areas in London to purchase a property to buy-to-let.

Buy-to-let celebrates 18 year milestone

The year 1996 was the year that John Major was in power, a little known band called the Spice Girls stormed the charts and just 4% of the UK population had access to something called the internet. It was also the year that buy-to-let was born.