Starting as a Landlord & Building an Investment Portfolio

How to start as a Landlord and how to build an investment portfolio.                           What is the magic formula?

Topics covered:

  • The essentials for starting up as a Landlord

  • Exploring how to build an investment portfolio

  • An Assured Shorthold Tenancy and the clauses which should be included

  • The model of an HMO and its pros and cons

  • How to find the right property and the right choice of tenants

  • Whether to self manage or to use a letting agent

  • Different types of mortgages and how to start your initial calculations

  • An outline of Capital Gains Tax and Stamp Duty

  • How to understand your property portfolio as it grows to help you make vital strategic decisions

  • Understanding cash yields and return on investment

  • Challenges with building a portfolio