Great Britain is a reasonably safe country to invest into property in. Due to the fact that the country is located on islands there is a severe lack of space and property prices are constantly rising. According to the National Housing Federation the property prices will increase up to 40% in the years to come.
Short-term investments in the property are not recommended, as quick capital profit within the first 12-18 months is rare in the property industry. Realistically, one should invest into property in order to receive long-term gains of 4-5 years. Whilst there are no real guarantees that profit will be made on property practice has shown that such investments are one of the safest. With appropriate professional assistance and advice such investments are valuable and profitable.
The money gained from renting residential property is usually enough to cover the amount of money borrowed to purchase the property, however great surpluses should not be expected. However, since the main aim is to increase the long-term purchase price of the property profit on renting should not be considered as the end goal. The rent will usually comprise of 8-15% of the purchase price of the property annually. Shorthold Assured Tenancy guarantees that the tenant will leave at the end of the rent period
Mann’s Solutions provides professional search and advice when selecting a property to invest in. We identify the most reasonable and convenient properties individually handpicked for each client. Our partners will also be able to negotiate the best possible prices and provide solicitor services for your convenience.
On 16 March 2017, the Home Office has released a Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules. These new changes will affect those applications that need to have a Certificate of Sponsorship and these changes will be in effect on 06 April 2017.
What you should know about European visas after Article 50. The UK Prime Minister Theresa May has so far not changed her mind in regards to the plans of triggering Article 50 before the end of March 2017.
For international students who wish to remain in the UK longer or would like to eventually settle. There are options to choose from, granted you are willing to stay.
As of 16 January 2017 the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Theresa May, has given hints that the UK is moving towards a hard Brexit. Although Theresa May insists EU citizens are ‘welcome’ to be in the UK, she cannot guarantee the right of EU citizens in the UK at an early stage. These are troubling news for Europeans and British Citizens currently living and working in the UK.
As of 24 March 2016, the UK government has announced new changes to Tier 2 type visas. This is the migration route for those who have a confirmed job offer to undertake skilled employment in the UK.
The UK government has recently introduced a significant amount of changes to immigration rules and procedures that can influence nationals of European Economic Area. These changes will come into force on the 1st February 2017, however, some changes are happening now.
A new Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules HC667 has been laid down on the 3rd November 2016. These changes come in a whopping 90 pages however, most changes are in the language itself rather than effect. The significant changes include the increase of the minimum salary requirement of Tier 2 skilled workers; the introduction of a fresh English language requirement for family immigration regarding to Tier 4 visa and the removal of the previous 28 days’ grace period for making out of time immigration applications.