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IS BUY-TO-LET BROKEN? Facts, Figures And Future Trends For Private Landlords (watch/read/listen)

PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/fife-properties/episodes/FP-TV-EP-91-IS-BUY-TO-LET-BROKEN–Facts–Figures-And-Future-Trends-For-Private-Landlords-e1ih4nh

 

 

There’s no denying that buy-to-let isn’t the same as 10 or 15 years ago.

 

Changes in lending criteria mean landlords have to put in more of their own money; changes in tax policy have affected initial yields; changes in lettings legislation have changed what it is to own a rental property. Continue reading IS BUY-TO-LET BROKEN? Facts, Figures And Future Trends For Private Landlords (watch/read/listen)

PROTECTION MONEY: A Guide To Landlord Insurance and Reducing Your Premiums in Fife (watch/read/listen)

 

PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/fife-properties/episodes/FP-TV-EP-89-PROTECTION-MONEY-A-Guide-To-Landlord-Insurance-and-Reducing-Your-Premiums-e1hsksc

 

 

We all know someone who never insures anything and never has any problems. But given that £8m is paid out every day in home insurance claims, not everyone has the same luck.

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RENTABILITY REVIEW: Does Your Buy-To-Let Tick the Right Boxes for the Right Tenants (watch/read/listen)

PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/fife-properties/episodes/FP-TV-EP-81-RENTABILITY-REVIEW-Does-Your-Buy-To-Let-Tick-the-Right-Boxes-for-the-Right-Tenants-e1f96eg

 

There’s a book by Simon Sinek called Find Your Why, and it’s all about identifying your reason for having a business: why do you do what you do?

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FP TV (EP 79) PROFIT OR LOSS? Getting Your Buy-To-Let Figures Right (watch/read/listen)

PODCAST:https://anchor.fm/fife-properties/episodes/FP-TV-EP-79-PROFIT-OR-LOSS–Getting-Your-Buy-To-Let-Figures-Right-e1ek6cf

 

So, you’ve found the perfect property as your next – or first – buy-to-let.

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FP TV (EP 77) RENTAL ARITHMETIC: Should You Be A Private Landlord Or A Limited Company? (watch/read/listen))

PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/fife-properties/episodes/FP-TV-EP-77-RENTAL-ARITHMETIC-Should-You-Be-A-Private-Landlord-Or-A-Limited-Company-e1dv95b

 

Landlords in Fife are an essential part of the local rental market – there simply aren’t enough new homes being built and demand from tenants is stronger than ever. 

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FP TV (EP 71) 2021 RENTAL REVIEW: A Thank You to Fife Landlords & Tenants (Watch/read/listen)

PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/fife-properties/episodes/FP-TV-EP-71-2021-RENTAL-REVIEW-A-Thank-You-to-Fife-Landlords–Tenants-e1c1vhb

 

As we approached the beginning of 2021, hopes were high of a return to normal, with Covid and Brexit seemingly in the rear-view mirror. But the year turned out very differently, and both have continued to feature strongly in everyone’s life.

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RENTAL CHECK-UPS: Our Essential Guide To Effective Mid-Tenancy Inspections (watch/read/listen)

PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/fife-properties/episodes/FP-TV-EP-65-RENTAL-CHECK-UPS-Our-Essential-Guide-To-Effective-Mid-Tenancy-Inspections-e1a7fqr

 

How often do you visit your buy-to-let?

When it comes to protecting the value of your property, mid-tenancy inspections help you stay on top of repairs, maintain a good relationship with your tenants and reduce changeovers, voids, and wear & tear.

 

Inspections are not about telling your tenants to make the bed, plump up the cushions or leave them feeling scrutinised. However, they are an essential element in the smooth running of every tenancy and to ensure your property is well looked after.

 

There’s plenty to cover when organising your visits, including when to arrange them, what to look out for and how to follow up, but with the tips in our essential guide, you’ll soon be an absolute pro.

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FP TV (EP 57) LONGER LETTINGS: How To Attract And Keep Great Tenants For Years (watch/read/listen)

PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/fife-properties/episodes/FP-TV-EP-57-LONGER-LETTINGS-How-To-Attract-And-Keep-Great-Tenants-For-Years-e17hftc

 

Every landlord and tenant want exactly the same thing: security and stability. As a landlord, you want an uninterrupted income stream, while tenants want an uninterrupted home life.

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FP TV (EP 55) BEING A LANDLORD: Is Buying To Let Right For You? (Watch/read/listen)

PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/fife-properties/episodes/FP-TV-EP-55-BEING-A-LANDLORD-Is-Buying-To-Let-Right-For-You-e16t4nv

 

Owning one or more buy-to-let homes is the dream of many people. The idea of passive income, financial security and building a comfortable retirement is an inviting prospect that, for many landlords, has led to a complete change of lifestyle and career.

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FP TV (EP 53) RENTING TO FAMILIES: Our Five-Step Formula For The Perfect Buy-To-Let (watch/read/listen)

PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/fife-properties/episodes/FP-TV-EP-53-RENTING-TO-FAMILIES-Our-Five-Step-Formula-For-The-Perfect-Buy-To-Let-e1685tj

 

Families are among the most stable tenants you can find, not least because the process of moving home is so much more complicated than for single people and couples.

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