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Stoke-on-Trent best for landlords

Oldham and Liverpool closely followed and the 10 best areas to come a landlord are in Northern regions. Leeds had the highest yield of all 100 cities and towns surveyed

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In response to the announcement in today’s Queen’s Speech to cap tenancy deposits to no more than one month’s rent, Richard Lambert, CEO at the National Landlords Association commented: “The

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London most expensive region to be a landlord

In the Capital the average cost, excluding mortgage costs and tax but including void periods, is £6,535 per property per year or 32% of the amount they receive in rent.

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Property investors still looking to expand portfolios

More landlords are looking to expand their portfolios than in November (45%) and a year ago (41%) despite the restrictions on mortgage tax relief and the 3% stamp duty surcharge.

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Is Now Really The Right Time To Invest In Property?

Investing in property is one of those things that is rarely questioned. Of course you’d want to buy a house, it’s the thing that we all aspire to, right? Indeed,

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Liverpool is the latest buy-to-let hotspot

The city offers rental yields of 8% once mortgage costs are taken into account, and the area offers low average house prices and strong rents according to the research. Liverpool

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Housing surplus in England will shrink by end of next Parliament

By the end of 2022 housing surplus will shrink by 87,767 homes in England as a result of Labour and Conservative pledges. Conservative pledge equates to just 9,000 more homes

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The companies relegated from FTSE 100

As we rightly predicted, FTSE Russell, the global index provider, has officially confirmed that the smallest pharmaceutical company in the FTSE 100, Hikma Pharmaceuticals and large shopping centre investor Intu Properties have been demoted

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London rents fall for fifth month running

In the capital properties are typically letting for £1,273, 0.3% lower than March 2017 and 1.8% lower than April 2016. The biggest rise was in Wales, where prices rose by

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5 Surprising UK Property Hotspots

Student housing – the smartest property investment Properties for as little as £45,950 Ways to make money in the property market When taking into consideration the unpredictability and expense of