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Lump Sum vs Pound Cost Averaging: Which Is Best?
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November 6, 2019

If you have the option of investing a lump sum in one go or drip-feeding this pile of money into an investment portfolio over a longer period, there are definitely pros and cons you need to have a strong grasp on.

Active vs Passive Investing Explained
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November 5, 2019

When considering active vs passive investments, the biggest influencing factors are your investment objectives, your personal circumstances and your personality. These all combine to send you down a certain path, but first of all we need to understand the fundamentals of what active and passive investments are.

How To Flip A House In The UK
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November 5, 2019

Buying and selling property is nothing new, but as a means of specifically making money as opposed to facilitating a place to live, flipping a house is an increasingly popular tactic. If done right it can certainly make you a lot of money very quickly, but like anything in the property business, there is an awful lot to consider.

How To Find Tenants for Rental Properties
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November 5, 2019

It might sound obvious, but there is very little point in owning a rental property if you haven’t got any tenants for it. And finding tenants might not be as easy as you think. So how do you find tenants? And how do you find the right tenants?

Talking Property with Naveen Part 2
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March 11, 2019

In this two part series, we sit down with Naveen Ahmed MD of The Parklane Group of companies to discuss all things Property. The Parklane group of companies includes: Roomzzz, aparthotel; Iconinc, luxury student accommodation; Inc, vertical cities; Livinc, co-living; Workinc, co-working; Parklane, PRS; UOWN, crowdfunding developments (The Parklane Group own a 50% stake in UOWN).

Talking Property with Naveen Part 1
Published on
March 11, 2019

In this two part series, we sit down with Naveen Ahmed MD of The Parklane Group of companies to discuss all things Property. The Parklane group of companies includes: Roomzzz, aparthotel; Iconinc, luxury student accommodation; Inc, vertical cities; Livinc, co-living; Workinc, co-working; Parklane, PRS; UOWN, crowdfunding developments (The Parklane Group own a 50% stake in UOWN), and Broadleys, construction.

Village Street - Update #1
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February 22, 2019

This article give an insight into the works that we udertake in a project such as Village Street and keeps investors up-to-date on the project itself.

Property Investment Basics: Everything Beginners Need To Know
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November 23, 2018

Most of us have bought a property before and are aware of the pre-requisites, the process and the pitfalls. Whilst property investment is slightly different from buying your family home, many of the same disciplines can be applied, which is great for beginners.

How To Find A Good Investment Property
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October 30, 2018

The immediate attraction of buy-to-let property investment may have faded in the last 12 months or so, but it still remains a popular field for budding property entrepreneurs. Despite a tax crackdown on landlords and restrictive stamp duty regulations, investing in residential property still appeals.

Why You Should Invest In Student Property
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September 20, 2018

We take a look at why you should consider investing in student property. There are a number of things to consider and we help you navigate the pros and cons.

How To Help Prepare Your Child For University
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September 17, 2018

Getting your child ready for life away from the proverbial nest is something that takes a long time, but as the time fast approaches there are a few things you can do to get them and yourself ready for the big day.

How To Get Into Property Development
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September 17, 2018

Getting into property development can be difficult, with lots of potential pitfalls. Here is our guide on how to break into the industry and common mistakes to avoid.

EPC Certificates: Everything You Need To Know
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September 14, 2018

Energy Performance Certificates (EPC for short) are a requirement when buying, selling or renting a home. What are they, what do they show and why should you care? Find out all this and more in our guide.

The Top 20 Side Hustles To Earn Some Extra Money
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September 14, 2018

Looking for a way to make some extra income on the side? Look no further! This ultimate list is packed full of ideas that you can try to earn some more cash in your spare time.

Student Finance: What Parents Need to Know
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September 13, 2018

Student finance can be a minefield with plenty of places that are easy to trip up. We put together a guide for parents and prospective students to help ensure that you don't fall into some of the most common and overlooked

5 Ways Technology Can Help Buy-to-Let Landlords
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September 13, 2018

Technology is helping revolutionise industries but property has been behind the curve. That is changing, we look at five key areas that technology could help you as a landlord. Saving you money and time in the long run.

Buy-to-Let Changes
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July 24, 2018

As of 1st April 2016 there were a raft of changes to the buy-to-let market. Covering stamp duty, wear and tear allowances and finance cost relief we look at what this means for investors and why you may be better placed looking at alternatives to make your returns.