1.5% Base Rate Cut: The Winners

Today’s unprecedented 1.5 per cent cut in base rate is great news for those with tracker mortgages – and may also bring relief for those on variable rates. Buy-to-let investors at Young Group’s myBASE1 development in Southwark completed on their purchases earlier this year, the majority taking tracker rate mortgages; many ... Read More...

Lehman Brothers’ shares v buy-to-let investment?

With news of the demise of Lehman Brothers, the respected 158 year old investment bank, on everyone’s lips it’s an opportune time to reflect on the performance of equity investments and tangible property assets. The Property Market: • Property prices can fall e.g. in the early 1990s, property in England fell by ... Read More...