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Overseas Landlords In Rush To Quit Buy To Let

Expat and foreign landlords are leaving the UK buy to let market in huge numbers, according to new data. In 2010, landlords based overseas owned...

Buy To Let Rent Rises Slowing Across UK

Private renters are paying an average £918 a month for a buy to let home, according to the latest data. Rents in the year to...

Brexit Triggers UK House Price Bonanza For Foreign Buyers

Property prices in the UK may never be as attractive for foreign buyers as they are now. Brexit uncertainty has hammered the market and pushed...

Dubai Rents And Property Prices Set To Fall Again

Property prices and rents are expected to take a dive in Dubai before the end of the year. Property consultants are forecasting both will drop...

Budget 2018 – Property Tax Onslaught Continues

The Tory onslaught against buy to let landlords carries on with changes to the tax landlords pay on profits when selling a rented home. The...

Half Of Landlords See Buy To Let As Property Pensions

New buy to let landlord surveys have revealed that half of Britain’s landlords regard their properties as a pension - and their portfolios are...

Budget 2018: New Tax Break For Landlords Flagged

Chancellor Phillip Hammond is considering a new tax break to reward landlords selling buy to let homes to sitting tenants for his Budget 2018. A...

Ireland Scoops European Buy To Let Top Spot

Ireland has pulled off a property double as Europe’s top buy to let hotspot and the capital Dublin ranking as the city with the...

Home Owner Gets Tax Bill For Flat That Did Not Exist

Property investors must pay capital gains tax on homes that no one could live in because they had not been built, according to a...

UK Stamp Duty Surcharge Plan For Expat Home Buyers

Foreigners and expats who buy property in Britain will pay a rate of stamp duty, the government has announced. Prime Minister Theresa May broke the...

Value For Money Overseas Homes For Expats

If you want to buy a home away from the drab British climate in a sunshine paradise, how do you know where to go? Retiring...

One In Four Families Checked For IHT Dodges

Tax investigators are targeting a quarter of bereaved families who they suspect of understating inheritance tax. HM Revenue & Customs has increased the number of...

Prime Property Prices Still Going Through The Roof

Wealthy luxury homebuyers in China are continuing to skew prime property prices in the Asia Pacific, according to new research. Although the Chinese government has...

How Do Billionaires Invest Their Cash?

If you are a billionaire or an investor with more modest means, looking for the best returns for your money is always the top...

Are Property Pensions Really A Safe Retirement Bet?

More than a third of us regard out homes as our ticket to financial security in retirement, says research. Lack of knowledge is firing people...

Ignorance Of CGT Rules Is No Defence For Expat

An expat appealing against a fine for failing to file a non-resident capital gains tax return was thrown out by a tribunal judge. HM Revenue...

Is Your Buy To Let Eviction Specialist Legal?

Expats relying on eviction services to regain their buy to let homes from tenants in rent arrears could be breaking the law. A judge’s ruling...

Homes Are Too Expensive To Buy For Many Americans

After a decade of rising prices, the US property boom seems to be finally fizzling out because homes are too expensive for ordinary workers...

How Much Cash Would Solve Your Retirement Money Worries?

£114,436 is the magic number for the cash over 55s believe they need in the bank to bolster their retirement income. The figure comes from...

British Still Swooping To Buy Spanish Homes

British buyers are still swooping on homes in Spain despite the uncertainty of Brexit. Demand dropped after the Brexit referendum in June 2016, but has...