Blog2018-05-01T16:57:19+00:00

How To Repurpose Empty Retail Space

By |March 8th, 2019|

Commentators are now predicting that almost 50% of the UK’s 220,000 stores will be permanently closed by 2030. Here are some ideas on how to repurpose empty retail space.

The Rise of Serviced Apartments – Why Now Is The Time To Invest

By |December 12th, 2018|

If you’re looking for an alternative property investment, then serviced apartments might be a good choice. With over a million units now available in more than 13,000 locations, they’re an increasingly popular option for business travellers, a growing market worth tapping into.

The 12-Step Guide To Commercial Leases

By |September 24th, 2018|

If you’re going to invest in commercial property, then you need to understand commercial leases. The differences between commercial and residential leases are sometimes slight but always important, so here is our guide to commercial leases.

10 Things To Avoid for Commercial Property Investors

By |August 30th, 2018|

Commercial property doesn’t work like most other investments. From financing to management, things are a little different, and that can lead to mistakes. Understanding the pitfalls is important if you want to avoid making common mistakes for commercial property investors.

The Insider: Why Commercial Property Could Be The New Buy-to-Let

By |August 17th, 2018|

The market for residential lettings is getting tougher. Could now be the time to dip a toe in the buy-to-let commercial market? A Faltering Market For soothsayers watching the buy-to-let market in residential property, the past few years have been full of bad omens. In April 2016, the government introduced [...]

Tenant Screening: The Ultimate Guide for Landlords

By |July 27th, 2018|

Bad tenants, though few and far between, can be a huge problem for landlords. They can leave you out of pocket through unpaid rent and bills, damage to your property, and even the high cost of evicting them if they won’t leave. Tenant screening can avoid this becoming an issue. [...]

5 Tips For Selecting an Investment Property Location

By |July 16th, 2018|

The single most important factor in property investment is location. Whether you’re buying commercial or residential property, location will make a huge difference to the value of your property and the income you can make from it. It’s also the one feature it’s completely impossible to change. Here are five [...]

8 Tips on How to Find a Good Property Management Company

By |July 8th, 2018|

Good property management is essential to the profitable running of a commercial real estate property investment. A good property management company will bring professional skills to ensure that your property is run with minimal hassle for you. With so many property management companies out there, how can you make sure [...]

Should You Use Commercial Real Estate Crowdfunding?

By |June 29th, 2018|

Commercial real estate crowdfunding is an increasingly common part of the real estate market. It’s a way of investing that can provide good returns, but that needs to be approached with a little caution and a lot of knowledge. An Emerging Platform Real estate crowdfunding has been around for less [...]

The Best Way to Find Great Apartment Building Bargains

By |June 15th, 2018|

As an investor, the single best way to find great apartment building bargains is through commercial property brokers. Their specialist advice and contacts get you the best deals, saving far more than the fees they charge. Building up a good network of specialist property brokers in a valuable investment in [...]

Commercial Property Investment Is Easier Than You Think

By |May 26th, 2018|

Every serious investor knows that portfolio diversity is essential. The residential property market is looking ever more like a delicate bubble ready to pop. Equities are so unreliable that the best most people can hope for is a hedge fund which can be relied upon to return their initial investment. [...]