Category: Investment

All the latest news and updates relating to investment in the UK, covering residential, commercial and other investment types in the housing market.

Alternative Investments
Kaylene Isherwood

UK build-to-rent sector: property investment made for modern living

The build-to-rent sector has become well established across the UK as this kind of investment continues to thrive. What makes build-to-rent so attractive for both landlords and tenants? In recent years, the build-to-rent sector has

New smart construction initiative could see new-builds go up 50% faster
Property Investment Guides
Kaylene Isherwood

Buying off-plan property in the UK for buy-to-let investment

Buying off-plan property involves investing before or during construction. Investors can achieve attractive returns and additional benefits through this kind of buy-to-let investment. In 2020, 33% of new home completions were sold off-plan in England

German-style tenancies to benefit millennials who will never own homes
Buy-to-let Landlords
Kaylene Isherwood

More first-time landlords are entering the buy-to-let sector

The stamp duty holiday and low interest rates have enticed more small and first-time landlords to enter the buy-to-let sector. Fewer investors are relying on only cash to purchase properties. Data from major London estate

UK Housing Market
Kaylene Isherwood

Build-to-rent sector sees strong growth across the UK

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic causing delays in building and construction, the build-to-rent sector grew significantly in 2020. What is behind this growth and resilience? The number of completed build-to-rent homes increased by 23% from 43,598


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Value of private property hits record level as equity release deals surge


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