Q&A: yieldit

Q&A: yieldit

Based in Manchester, the heart of the Northern Powerhouse, yieldit specialise in the sale of high-yielding buy to let property. They work with property investors looking to buy or sell, and you can find their latest investment property for sale in the UK on our search portal Truffull.   Our Co-Founder Jonathan Barker recently spoke with The Professor from yieldit, gaining an expert insight into the world of residential buy to let property investment and the changes to the UK... Read More
How to Successfully Buy Properties at Auction

How to Successfully Buy Properties at Auction

For those looking to snap up a property at a typically lower price, property auctions offer the opportunity to purchase lots that are often below market value. Thousands of lots are sold at auction each year in the UK, and these can vary from buy to let properties to land with development potential. Anyone can purchase auction property, and many experienced investors and developers in particular often choose to buy at auction to benefit from high return on investment and... Read More
Why Should You Invest in Residential Property in Edinburgh?

Why Should You Invest in Residential Property in Edinburgh?

  A thriving capital city, Edinburgh is home to a booming tourism industry, a skyline of historic attractions and natural beauty, a fast growing population, and a host of prestigious universities both centrally and in the wider regions. The city is well known for everything it has to offer, but why should you invest in Edinburgh?   With average house prices rising faster than any other of the top largest cities in Britain, Edinburgh is a hotspot for residential investment... Read More
First Time Property Investment

First Time Property Investment

An often lucrative type of investment, property investment involves purchasing a property with the intention of improving it to gain a profitable return either by selling it at a higher price or letting it out to tenants. While many see property investment as buying a single home, property investment can include virtually any type of property and can happen on any scale. With an ever increasing demand for various types of property from residential to office and industrial space, the... Read More
Development VS Investment

Development VS Investment

The terms ‘developer’ and ‘investor’ are often heard within the real estate industry. Property investment refers to the purchase of either residential or commercial premises specifically with the aim of financial return. Whereas property development is more complex. A property developer will purchase a block of land, build the maximum allowable number of townhouses, units or apartments on the property and sell them for profit once construction is complete, but which is better of the two? Property Investment Investing is... Read More
Investment Properties for Sale

Investment Properties for Sale

Investment property is real estate property that has been purchased with the intention of earning a return on the investment, this is through either rental income, future resale or both. This can be a long-term project or a short-term investment, with many buyers weighing up the pros and cons of commercial and residential use to determine the highest return. When considering investing in properties there is a lot to consider, so here are just a few aspects which highlight the... Read More
Why Choose Development

Why Choose Development

Property development involves a wide range of activities and processes from purchasing land to building and developing facilities. When choosing property development there are many positive aspects to consider, for example: Savings Rather than buying properties at market price, you can acquire your investments 15-20% below their market cost. This is because you don’t have to pay developers margin, agents commission, GST, marketing and other costs usually included in the price of buying real estate. Easier Finance You can approach banks... Read More