We’re seeing an increase in Expats and Foreign Nationals investing in UK property; what’s attracting them and what are the benefits? This guide from Mortgages for Business’ Commercial Consultant, Asad Khan, aims to answer a lot of the frequently asked questions, particularly when it comes to commercial investments, and explain the processes involved when investing from outside of the UK.
Buildings consisting of shops and offices with flats above are typical examples of mixed-use properties. Both the commercial and the residential element can be let. But because there is a commercial element, these properties can’t be financed with a buy to let mortgage, as Asad Khan, expert commercial mortgage broker explains.