Mortgage Advice Bureau provides specialist mortgage advice for Landlords. Our team of experts regularly write articles on Buy to Let which are posted below.


The caution around pensions and buy-to-let

The caution around pensions and buy-to-let

Pensions and property have often been linked together.Nearly a year after the government’s changes to pension rules saw pensioners become able to withdraw as much as they like from their pot from the age of 55; the two are still very much related, with many pensioners using lump sums to invest in buy-to-let properties.The question is – should they?

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The storm before the calm for buy-to-let

The storm before the calm for buy-to-let

With the changes in the buy-to-let arena looming over the sector like an angry schoolteacher, it comes as no surprise that there has been something of a sudden surge in landlord activity.

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A summary of 2015 and expectations for next year

A summary of 2015 and expectations for next year

2015 has certainly been a year of change. Ireland publicly voted to legalise same-sex marriage, Sepp Blatter finally announced his resignation from FIFA and Adele resurrected her singing career with ‘Hello’.And this theme of change filtered into the financial world, too.

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How will the new Right to Rent checks affect landlords

From October 1st in England, new rules meant landlords needed to have fitted and tested smoke alarms on every storey of a let property. This change had such an impact on the market that it was rumoured the country was running out of stock of alarms.

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Total mortgage lending rose in September

Total mortgage lending in September rose monthly and annually, with gross lending up by £700m over the month. September also saw the largest number of loans approved for existing homeowners in a single month since October 2008.

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