Buy to Let & Commercial Mortgage News
Gross rental yields at five per cent
Gross rental yields on rental properties across England and Wales were at five per cent in September, according to the latest Buy to Let Index from Your Move and Reeds Rains Written by Jenny Barrett This means gross yields are the sa ...
Rents reach new record levels
Rents increased to new all-time record levels in September, according to the latest figures from the UK’s largest lettings agent networks, Your Move and Reeds Rains Written by Jeni Browne The latest Buy to Let Index for September sh ...
Rents across all regions up year on year
UK rents have increased at a consistent pace throughout the last year, with average rent in Q3 reaching £903 per month, the latest data shows Written by Jenny Barrett The index from Countrywide Residential Lettings shows an increase ...
House price growth of 30 per cent predicted
House prices across England and Wales are set to increase by 30 per cent during the next five years, according to a new report from Oxford Economics Written by Jeni Browne The economic forecaster suggested that the south will be the ...
NLA provides landlord immigration check reminder
The National Landlords Association has warned landlords and buy to let investors about the need to remember forthcoming legislation changes Written by Steve Olejnik From the start of December, landlords in the West Midlands will nee ...
New CML data reveals August lending drop
Lending in August decreased slightly compared to July, marking the first time since February that lending declined, according to new data from the Council of Mortgage Lenders Written by Jenny Barrett Drops in August lending were not ...
Savills claim rise in prime buy to let could impact on rental returns
The levels of buy to let property entering the prime London market from overseas buyers could dampen rental returns, Savills has claimed Written by Steve Olejnik A spike in prime buy to let property, including substantial new builds ...
Vanilla properties losing flavour with landlords
Rental yields on standard or “vanilla” buy to let properties are falling, according to the latest Mortgages for Business Complex Buy to Let Index.
Student property yields reach 13 per cent in North West
Landlords letting to students have noted gross cash rental yields of 13 per cent in some parts of the UK, according to new research Written by Jeni Browne The Mistoria Group research showed that student property in the North West saw ...
Buy to let borrowers could need 40 per cent deposit warns Countrywide
Buy to let borrowers in London and the South East may need a 40 per cent deposit to secure a property under potential new rules, Countrywide has warned Written by Jenny Barrett The prediction from the estate agency could occur if propos ...