The Latest BTL Hotspot?
Landlords, it’s time to put down the newspapers, stop reading coverage of this chaotic excuse of an election, avoid reading the negative headlines and focus on your future. In fact, it’s time to look north.
Yes, according to latest research the UK’s number one buy to let hotspot is now Liverpool. Figures show this north west city is seeing landlords achieve average rental yields of 8%.
We’ve said for some time now that investors should consider casting their net beyond London and the South East. Changes to rental coverage requirement have meant many landlords are now priced out of the capital but, as these figures show, there is still plenty of opportunity to be had for those buyers willing to look across the UK and, at present, the north west seems like the place to be.