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Current predictions for more interest rate rises

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 8 October 2018 | Comments

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After August's interest rate rise, things were back to normal in September when the Bank of England kept things on hold. And despite the increase in inflation from 2.5% to 2.7%, rates are not expected to rise again until next year.

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Balance the books: Expenditure that must be taken into account

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 26 September 2018 | Comments

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As any canny property investor knows, it’s always worth taking the time to do a last scan of the figures before signing off on any deal.

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Millennials are uniting to invest in property

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 17 September 2018 | Comments

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Saving for a deposit is the biggest barrier to buying a home according to 41% of non-homeowners. A study by Freedom Mortgages has found that as a result of this, an increasing number of millennials are choosing to buy a property with a friend or relative.

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How to be a property investor people want to do business with

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 30 July 2018 | Comments

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With the best will in the world, you’re are not going to want to do business with every person you meet.

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Have you considered a hotel room investment?

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 24 July 2018 | Comments

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Buying a hotel is out of the question for most of us. But buying a hotel room can be an attractive proposition as it gives you a foot in the door of a high yielding industry.

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Current high rental demand in the UK can help you grow your property portfolio

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 10 July 2018 | Comments

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Demand for property in the UK is increasing – and supply isn’t keeping pace.

Data from ARLA Propertymark revealed a rise of 8% in March this year of tenants looking for property, and the same data showed that in the same month, 23% of tenants experienced rent rises – the highest proportion since September 2017.

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Looking at Help to Buy as the scheme turns 5 years old

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 30 June 2018 | Comments

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Launched in April 2013, the Help to Buy scheme was created to help those with small deposits to buy a new home.

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Increase your property investment profits as a limited company

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 18 June 2018 | Comments

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The main reason many property investors decide to set up limited companies to invest in property is tax.

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How will blockchain affect the property world?

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 14 June 2018 | Comments

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Blockchain is being hailed as a new technology that could reinvent the property sector.

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Bank of England warnings over high loan-to-value lending

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 29 May 2018 | Comments

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Recently, high street banks were given a warning by the Bank of England about taking risks by selling mortgages or commercial loans that could threaten the stability of the financial system.

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