Manchester property investment

Manchester Property Investment – Buying Investment Property in Manchester

If you are considering investing in residential buy to let, student property, or even commercial property then taking a more detailed look at Manchester property investment opportunities and what the wider Salford and Greater Manchester metropolitan areas have to offer could be just what you’ve been searching for.

If you are unfamiliar with the city itself and wider region, the city of Manchester is one of the northern economic powerhouses with historic roots set in the industrial revolution. Located in North-West England it is one of the largest English cities with a population of over 500,000. The metropolitan county of Greater Manchester is the UK’s second largest urban area, with a population of over 2.5 million people.

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Buying land for development or investment

Buying Land for Development or Investment

With a saturated UK housing market, it is hardly surprising that many Britons are turning their attention to buying land. If you are considering buying land for development, self-build or investment purposes then our guide, written for property developers and investors could give you a head start to steer you in the right direction, and help you to avoid some of the pitfalls that beset many an investor.

The trend for buying land is attracting all sorts of people, from first time buyers that cannot get on the property ladder and aren’t afraid to self-build, as well as more astute property investors and developers who are keen to reap the rewards of redeveloping an existing property or build anew.

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Property development finance guide

Property Development Finance – Guide to Funding Development Projects

Funding a residential or commercial property development project with the right sort of property development finance is important as it can impact significantly on the availability of cash to support the initial investment, cash flow throughout the construction phase and ultimately the profitability of the development project itself.

Many aspiring investors dream of becoming successful property developers – taking their own development project and design ideas from the drawing board and making them a reality, and more importantly generating lots of profit in the process.

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Ground rent investment

Ground Rent Investment – Investing in Ground Rents as an Alternative Strategy

If you are an active property investor reviewing the alternative investment vehicles available in the property and real estate investment arena then you may have already come across ground rent investment opportunities. If you are looking for super high returns (and the super high risks that usually accompany them) then investing in ground rents is probably not for you. However, if you are searching for more solid, steady returns and an opportunity to diversify your property portfolio then investing in ground rents could certainly be worthy of further investigation.

Investment Property Partners property investors guide to investing in ground rents reviews a number of issues that you may wish to consider if you are reviewing ground rent investment opportunities.

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Dilapidations and commercial property lease repairs

Dilapidations & End of Lease Repairs – Commercial Property Dilapidations Claims

In simple terms, dilapidations are a landlord – tenant issue primarily associated with the breach of a tenants repairing obligations under the terms of a commercial property lease. Dilapidations typically relate to any redecoration, reinstatement or repair works that have not been completed by a tenant, usually at the end of their lease, and which constitute a breach of the terms of that lease.

Typically a tenant’s failure to comply with their repairing and reinstatement obligations at the end of their lease will mean that the landlord is entitled to claim damages from the tenant in the form of dilapidations.

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