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Property Investment Advice Latest Articles, UK Property Forum for Buy to Let Landlords

Man walking toward successQuality Property Investment Advice isn’t easy to come by.  There are plenty of self proclaimed experts and guru’s who will be keen to take your money off you in return for a promise to teach you a variety of strategies or help you build a portfolio but BEWARE, many of their strategies are illegal.

There is no substitute for experience but there are also ways to avoid making common mistakes, one such mistake can be paying for mentorship.  There is no one size fits all in property investment so research is key.

I’m in the process of documenting my property investment strategy and it’s available to read for free. I’ve been in the business since 1989 but rarely does a day go by when I don’t pick up another nugget of information. Continue reading Property Investment Advice


How to get your property portfolio off “death row” Cautionary Tales, Guest Articles, Latest Articles, Lettings & Management

Glen Ackroyd of National Property GroupWith interest rates at a historic low, guest article writer Glen Ackroyd from National Property Group explains the steps he’s taking to protect his buy to let property portfolio from inevitable interest rate rises and taking his portfolio off “death row”.

In September 2008 I was having what was supposed to be my dream holiday. Like many others, I had ridden the wave of the credit boom and had acquired a large property portfolio. At the height of my success I was staying in a private villa in an island in the Bahamas, fronting onto the harbour, with millionaires’ yachts and Hollywood film stars for neighbours. Surely, life just couldn’t get any better?

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Spotlight on Robin Pilley, HMO investor – Part four of a four part story Guest Articles, HMO's & Student Lets, Latest Articles, Lettings & Management, Property Sales & Sourcing

Robin Pilley invests into HMO’s (Houses in multiple occupation) in the Haverhill area and regularly achieves up to 16% yields, he is also a Director of CXG Property Services, which is a Letting Agents and Property Sourcing Company.  As these yields are so good we’ve asked Robin to share his story in a four part series.  This is the fourth article in that series. Continue reading Spotlight on Robin Pilley, HMO investor – Part four of a four part story


Spotlight on Robin Pilley, HMO investor – Part three of a four part story Guest Articles, HMO's & Student Lets, Latest Articles

Robin Pilley invests into HMO’s in the Haverhill area and regularly achieves up to 16% yields, he is also a Director of CXG Property Services, which is a Letting Agents and Property Sourcing Company.  As these yields are so good we’ve asked Robin to share his story in a four part series.  This is the third article in that series. Continue reading Spotlight on Robin Pilley, HMO investor – Part three of a four part story


Spotlight on Robin Pilley, HMO investor – Part two of a four part story HMO's & Student Lets, Latest Articles, Lettings & Management

Robin Pilley invests into HMO’s (Houses in Multiple Occupation) in the Haverhill area and regularly achieves up to 16% yields, he is also a Director of CXG Property Services, which is a Letting Agents and Property Sourcing Company. This is the second article in a series of four. Continue reading Spotlight on Robin Pilley, HMO investor – Part two of a four part story


Due Diligence – By Mark Alexander Fun Stuff, Latest Articles, Property Investment Strategies, UK Property Forum for Buy to Let Landlords

I am constantly amazed when I hear that people spend a fortune on property education courses or invest their pension pots into unbuilt apart-hotels in far flung places and then end up losing a fortune.  Don’t they Google these things or ask people without a vested interest for advice? Continue reading Due Diligence – By Mark Alexander


TV business guru switches on to wills and IHT Celebrity Articles, Estate Planning, Latest Articles

Business guru Gerry Robinson is turning his talents to solving inheritance tax and estate planning problems for families in a new TV show.

The new six-part series ‘You Can’t Take It With You’ starts on BBC2 tonight (January 14) with a look at families who want to split their money between their children and favourite charities. Continue reading TV business guru switches on to wills and IHT


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