Tower Bridge in London


A safe haven for investment! Attractive to all; whether you are a prolific investor who makes a living out of buy-to-let or an individual looking to have a little something on the side.

When looking for a buy-to-let property it is crucial to that you do your research and your maths. We can help you with that, advising you on the potential rental income and yield expectation from your investment.

Here are a few tips to get you started:
  1. Research the market
  2. Choose a highly sought out and a promising area
  3. Do your maths
  4. Shop around and get the best mortgage available
  5. Think about who you want to target as your tenants
  6. Don't become over ambitious (go for a good rental yield and remember all secondary costs)
  7. Consider buying a property that needs a bit of work; you might get a better deal.
  8. Negotiate the best price possible
  9. Weigh out your pros and cons
  10. After you acquire the property you have to choose, whether to let it privately and manage it yourself or to give it to an agent for letting and management who will deal with all the issues that arise with the property.

This is a brief guide for a vast topic, if you have any queries or questions regarding buy-to-let please feel free to call our office and one of our highly trained and knowledgeable staff members will be happy to advise and assist you.

Maxwell Estates