martin wilkinson

Registered with Property118.com
Saturday 8th March 2014


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 6

martin wilkinson

15:01 PM, 14th August 2015, About 6 years ago

The Property118 countdown clock is ticking

To confirm the deadline is not critical to secure SEIS tax breaks but is to the crowd funding method of raising finance you have chosen?... Read More

martin wilkinson

14:07 PM, 13th August 2015, About 6 years ago

The Property118 countdown clock is ticking

Reply to the comment left by "Mark Alexander" at "13/08/2015 - 13:40":

Mark, please explain how the ending of your crowd funding campaign impacts on any tax breaks that are available under SEIS - tthanks?... Read More

martin wilkinson

13:34 PM, 13th August 2015, About 6 years ago

The Property118 countdown clock is ticking

Hi,

It was only recently that you announced you had gained SEIS advanced assurance so I am surprised that you think it is to expire so soon - please remind me when your pitch for crowd funding expires?... Read More

martin wilkinson

11:17 AM, 21st June 2014, About 8 years ago

Meaningful BTL Research - University of York

From an initial skim read - if 338,908 represents 25% of the total number of UK B2L mortgages as stated on page 12 then by definition the total number is 4x = 1,355,632. It is generally agreed that the PRS comprises circa 5m dwellings so how can the report conclude that over 50% of the PRS is mortgaged - looks more like the generally accepted 30% to me!
On page 14 para 3 the report clearly confuses millions with billions on the matter of new mortgage advances - not good for an allegedly robust statistical report!
I will now read on with an open mind!... Read More

martin wilkinson

14:47 PM, 1st May 2014, About 8 years ago

Will Ed Milliband lose 1 million landlords votes over this?

Clearly we should not all confuse fishing for votes with potential future policy! What did Ed and his colleagues do when they had the chance to intervene in the PRS apart from passing the rent cheque to the tenant?
The point is you can have a 3 year AST if both parties are happy now but few are granted. A good point about being in breach of mortgage terms!
Having an income stream in place is what makes a property into an investment and not just a building - so will not reduce its value - the trend is for a transfer of properties from owner occupation to the PRS not vice a versa!... Read More