The financial and political stability that London enjoys has translated into a property market that rewards forward planning and a willingness to look beyond areas of traditional affluence. Renting out your London buy-to-let property can augment a pension, provide a secure base for your child’s studies or springboard a lucrative portfolio. Whatever your investment goals are - preparation is key.
Investing in London property is first and foremost a business endeavour which, like all businesses, involves extensive research and planning. Done successfully, it provides the secure knowledge that your money is working harder than it would in a bank and that future generations will be left with an inheritance that is likely to have substantially increased by the time they grow up.
We are always happy to advise on buying a rental property, we’ve been letting properties in London for 60+ years so please feel free to contact any of our London letting offices where our experienced staff will be able to help.
We’ve talked a lot recently about the growing shortage of good rental stock in London. A major factor contributing to this is that tenancy renewals are at a high at the moment so stock is simply not coming back onto the market. In some areas, renewals are running at 90%! But why? A few years ago, a tenant might have moved to a new rental property simply because they fancied a change...