Why There's Never Been A Better Time To Buy To Let

Why There’s Never Been A Better Time To Buy To Let

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Carl Shave Carl Shave | June 28, 2013


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Buying to let is one of the only areas of the property industry which is currently booming, and there has never been a better time to get involved. If you have savings and are looking for a way to subsidise your income or pension, it could be one of the greatest investments you’ll make. The rental market is on the rise, with the proportion of UK households renting having increased by 4% over the last decade. This could be down to a few factors. As the Guardian recently revealed, on average a first-time buyer will have to save for up to a decade before they are even able to afford the deposit for a new home, which means that more and more people are resorting to renting instead. On top of this, in the light of the last few financially turbulent years, people are becoming more flexible when it comes to moving house for work, meaning that they don’t want to be tied down for a mortgage. As it grows in popularity, the costs of renting have also increased over the last few years, with property website Right Move stating that the average UK rent has risen by 13.6% since 2009.

Celebrities Are Joining The BTL Club

Even celebrities are cottoning on to the benefits of buying to let, with former Blue Peter presenter Konnie Huq owning a number of London buy to let houses and tennis star Tim Henman having recently invested in a buy-to-let property club. So, if celebrities are at it, why shouldn’t you? Here at Just Buy To Let we strive to make the process as simple and efficient as possible for you, whether it’s your first buy to let investment or if you’re a seasoned proprietor. When you come to us you will be allocated a dedicated consultant to take you through the entire process, working hard to find the best deal to meet your needs. Our specialist team boast over 25 years experience in the business and we have access to a wide range of lenders. Whether you’re looking to boost your income or put away a little for the future, a buy to let property could help you achieve your financial goals. If you think a buy to let mortgage is for you, contact us today. Call 0844 225 0078 or use our online contact form.