All posts in "Off Plan Property"
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10 best things to do for families in Southall

By brettalegrewood

Indoor and outdoor activities for children of all ages in Southall If there is one thing that families need, it’s something to keep the kids amused. Parents in Southall never need to ask what to do with kids at the weekend. In and around Southall, there is plenty of family entertainment. You could visit a […]

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Why property investment in the UK is so attractive

By brettalegrewood

Where else could you achieve these huge benefits? Property investment in the UK is still attractive, despite the headwinds of higher stamp duties on investment properties, a tougher borrowing environment, and changes to the tax relief on buy-to-let mortgages and wear and tear costs. Here are a few of the major reasons to invest in […]

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Why off-plan property investors don’t care about recessions

By brettalegrewood

Off Plan Property – market collapses present opportunities, not problems Inexperienced property investors are terrified by the thought of a recession decimating their property portfolios. Until you have invested through a recession, it’s natural to be worried. After all, during recessions people lose their jobs, wages are cut, and doom and gloom stop people spending what […]

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What does a mortgage broker do when you buy off-plan property?

By brettalegrewood

Off-plan property mortgages need kid gloves As we saw in our last investment blog post, off-plan property contracts are complex documents.  An experienced and competent solicitor is a must-have. So too is a good mortgage broker. The right off-plan property mortgage could be the difference between positive and negative cash flow. It could be the […]

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What does a solicitor do when you buy off-plan property?

By brettalegrewood

Off-plan property contracts are complex documents Buying off-plan property is very different to buying existing property. There will be staged payments, and complex provisions, terms, and clauses in an off-plan property contract. You’ll need a solicitor to go through the fine print. Do-it-yourself conveyancing isn’t an option. In this post, I look at some of the […]

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7 questions to ask before investing

By Neelam Springer

How to reduce risks as you build an investment property portfolio As the population increases and builders struggle to keep up with demand for new housing, property investors have found that buying off-plan property can make big profits. However, as with any property investment, new build doesn’t come without risk. One of the perceived risks is the price. […]

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Stress-free buying off-plan in the lead up to completion

By Neelam Springer

Keeping on top of UK property developers, mortgage brokers, and solicitors In my last two articles, I’ve walked you through the stressful first week of off-plan investment and how the Sales Progression Team at Gladfish help to relieve the first week’s pain of buying off-plan property. However, buying off-plan property is a process that last several months, or […]

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Snagging the easy way

By Dan Varnaseri

Before you pay, get the magnifying glass out You’ve invested in an off-plan property and have received the completion notice. The developer wants payment for the work done. You may be eager to complete yourself, and install the tenant you have ready and waiting. The first thing you should do, though, is to inspect the property and […]

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