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What Sort Of Property Should You Buy To Let Out?

If you are considering purchasing an investment property with a view to letting it out you need to decide what sort of property to buy. As a landlord, your decision will be based upon a number of factors so let us have a look at some of them. Budget Obviously, the amount you have available to spend on a property potentially made up of savings and buy-to-let mortgage will have a huge bearing on your decision. You will also need to build into your costings any improvements/alterations the property may need as well as the possible purchase of furnishings. % Investment Yield In theory, the higher the value of the property, the greater the rental income but the important factor is the % investment yield. For instance, does a property valued at £200,000 provide a lower or greater % investment yield than one valued at £400,000? If it is significantly greater then is it better to buy two properties at £200,000 each as opposed to one at £400,000? You may wish to seek some professional advice in that respect. Detached, semi-detached, terraced or apartment? This decision will, in many ways, depend upon not only your budget but also the type…

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