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Clicks And Mortar Option For Property Investors

Big brand retailers are tumbling like dominos in the British high street. The latest to fail is the UK arm of baby goods and clothing...
Brexit

Brexit Tax Shocker On The Way For Brits With Property In...

British landlords with holiday homes to let in Europe will face extra taxes after Brexit. Paying more tax is an unforeseen consequence of Brexit that...
cgt

Aussie Expats Granted A CGT Delay But New Law IS On...

Aussie expats facing massive tax bills when selling a home have won more time to put their finances in order. The government is extending the...

Buy To Let Rents Set To Punch Through £1,000 Ceiling

Buy to let rents are about to break through the £1.000 a month ceiling across the UK, according to new data. The average rent of...

Brexit Is Putting Off Foreign Property Investors, Say Landlords

Property investors in the UK are worried Brexit is discouraging expats and foreign buyers from purchasing prime homes and commercial real estate in Britain. Foreign...
property taxes

Tax for expats selling a UK home

If you own a home in the UK but are tax resident in another country, capital gains tax may be due when you sell. But...

CGT Changes On The Way For Expat Landlords

British capital gains tax rules for residents and expats are aligning in April 2020 - which means running a check over your finances sooner...

Weak Pound Drives Expat Buy To Let Demand In UK

Expat property investors are taking advantage of the persistent low value of the Pound to snap up buy to let homes in the UK. The...

HMRC Quizzes Renters In Expat Landlord Crack Down

Expat landlords are facing a crackdown as the tax man grills tenants about their finances. HM Revenue & Customs has sent thousands of letters to...

House Price Boom Slows Across Europe

House prices are booming across Europe leaving  the modest 1.5% year-on-year increase in the UK languishing near the bottom of the pile. Although average house...

Private Landlords Evict Fewer Tenants

The level of private landlord evictions is falling, according to new data from the Ministry of Justice. All four measures of landlord property repossession action...

Shariah Banks Want To Help Expats Buy Property

Expats struggling to find a home or buy to let mortgage in the UK could find a Shariah compliant mortgage may suit their needs. With...

CGT Crackdown Is Still A Worry For Aussie Expats

The worry of a capital gains tax crackdown on Australian expats selling a property back home while living overseas won’t go away. Expats who sell...

Switching On To Tech Can Make Life Easier In Retirement

Switching on to the benefits of technology and co-living will make retirement easier for an aging population. The internet of things is changing the way...

600,000 Landlords Thinking About Selling Up

Thousands of landlords are considering cashing in their buy to let investments prompted by picking up fewer tax breaks and having to spend more...

Counting Down To Tenant Fee Ban In Wales

The clock is ticking down to the start of the tenant fee ban in Wales - but landlords and letting agents are still waiting...
landlord-keys

Tax Cuts Spur Landlords To Switch To Company Lets

The number of company landlords had hit a record high after more than a decade in the doldrums. New data for the first six months...

Is Property Crowdfunding A Good Investment?

Not everyone has the cash to sink into buy to let property investment, buy many savers like to grab a piece of the action...
inheritance

Claiming An IHT Refund As House Prices Fall

London house prices have dropped so much in value over the past year that anyone who has inherited a property may be due an...

London House Prices Drop At Fastest Rate For A Decade

House prices in London are dropping at the fastest rate in a decade, according to the latest official figures for May. On average, house prices...