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Top regeneration areas for property investment

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 15 October 2018 | Comments

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Picking the perfect location for property investment requires research. One tip is to keep an eye out for places that are undergoing, or are about to undergo, significant regeneration.

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Current predictions for more interest rate rises

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 8 October 2018 | Comments

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After August's interest rate rise, things were back to normal in September when the Bank of England kept things on hold. And despite the increase in inflation from 2.5% to 2.7%, rates are not expected to rise again until next year.

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The psychology of property investors

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 5 October 2018 | Comments

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Ideally, we’d like all our investments to carry minimum risk but offer maximum return. Unfortunately, these deals don’t come along too often.

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Balance the books: Expenditure that must be taken into account

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 26 September 2018 | Comments

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As any canny property investor knows, it’s always worth taking the time to do a last scan of the figures before signing off on any deal.

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Where to source available investment properties

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 11 September 2018 | Comments

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Finding the right property for investment can take a little time, but the profits make it well worth the effort.

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Know your emotional triggers when it comes to investing

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 3 September 2018 | Comments

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As well as being a property investor, you’re also a normal human being with complicated feelings and varying emotions. Every person is different, and how you act and react is based on your personal life experiences.

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The Power of Collaboration and Synergy

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 27 August 2018 | Comments

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Interview: Jayne Owen / Words: Angharad Owen

In this article with Mark, Jackie and Peter, we talk about their individual property experience, their approach to their new combined business and their thoughts on property investing in general.

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What does the recent interest rate rise mean for property investors?

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 10 August 2018 | Comments

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Last week, the Bank of England announced it was raising its base rate from 0.5% up to 0.75%. This is only the second base rate rise in a decade, and financial advisors are busy calculating the impact it’s going to have on mortgages, savings and the property market.

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How is stamp duty exception for first-time buyers affecting the market?

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 6 August 2018 | Comments

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In November 2017, the government made many first-time buyers exempt from paying stamp duty land tax in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

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Have you considered a hotel room investment?

Posted by Mark Lloyd, Property Mastery Academy on 24 July 2018 | Comments

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Buying a hotel is out of the question for most of us. But buying a hotel room can be an attractive proposition as it gives you a foot in the door of a high yielding industry.

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