caroline walton

Registered with Property118.com
Wednesday 24th June 2015


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 3

caroline walton

12:13 PM, 12th January 2016
About 5 years ago

From Russia With Love

Thanks for the pics. My husband is also Russian. It's hard to believe the supermarket photos - compared to when I first went there
And a very Happy Birthday!... Read More

caroline walton

19:30 PM, 29th October 2015
About 5 years ago

Getting started in renovating BTL properties

Reply to the comment left by "Ian Taylor" at "29/10/2015 - 18:40":

The area had enough properties where the figures would work. I interviewed a lot of agents, preparing a list of questions beforehand. I find independents tend to be better and they should be run by people who have rental properties themselves. After a while I got a feel for people who knew what they were talking about. True there is a certain amount of trust involved but they are working for you - it's not in their interests to rip you off. You might find it helpful to go to property investor meetings in your area with these questions too.... Read More

caroline walton

13:09 PM, 29th October 2015
About 5 years ago

Getting started in renovating BTL properties

Hi Ian

I live in London and began investing in the North West where I could comfortably afford properties. If you go down that road be sure to put some footwork in to find an area of high rental demand from the sort of tenant you want. My strategy was buying BMV plus adding value to the propeties by turning 2 beds into 3. This works well. I also looked around to find an excellent agent to manage the properties for me. 10% is well worth the peace of mind. Buying these cheaper properties gave me expereince and confidence and I am now turning my attention to the south east. Be sure to educate yourself on Landlord and tenant law too, which changes all the time. Best of Luck.... Read More