Rentals

Landlords
Where do I get insurance cover?

Where do I get insurance cover?

  There are now a large range of insurance companies offering buy-to-let insurance. The number has increased in recent years and the market has become more competitive. Choose a broker that has experience of buy-to-let policies, they will know what a landlord’s policy requirements are,…
Landlords
How can I reduce my costs?

How can I reduce my costs?

  Residential property investment is a business activity and like any business, costs should be tightly controlled and reduced where possible. A landlord can cut costs and improve the financial return on his investment by focusing on the following: Maintenance Get the best mortgage deal…
Landlords
What expenses can I offset against tax?

What expenses can I offset against tax?

  Allowable Expenses Certain expenses incurred may be used to reduce the income tax liability on rental income, these include: Qualifying mortgage interest Management fees Advertising expenses Estate agent fees Insurance premiums PRTB tenancy registration fee Legal fees for drawing up leases Mortgage protection policy…
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