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  1. Hi all, I'm currently teaching in Qatar with my wife. We are looking for sourcing agents in the Greater Manchester/ Liverpool area to buy and help redevelop HMO properties. We currently have a BTL property in Buckinghamshire and are looking to expand into the Northern Powerhouse. We will be back in London on 18th April to set up a limited company, but we can get lending as an expat currently. If anyone can help or pass on contact details of someone that can we'd really appreciate it! Thanks in advance Mike and Sarah
  2. hi i have a limited company but not related to property activities. need help, advise to set up new company or move my current file from previous accountant to new one to start in property BTL. please advise if any good one in the area. many thanks.
  3. Hi folks, hope you've had a happy Christmas and are all set for 2017! Does anybody know of any good mortgage brokers that specialise in, or have good experience in finding, BTL mortgages for Limited Companies? I have a couple of properties that I'm interested in and need to get myself financing arranged so that I can begin making offers. I'll be purchasing through a limited company so figuring your highstreet brokers may be less suitable. I'm in the Manchester area so any local to here would be ideal, although I appreciate location isn't critical.
  4. Hi everyone - I am a newbie to BTL property investment - my husband & I currently own our home in London but am looking for opportunities to make our income grow. My husband is an architectural designer and I am an interior architect/designer. We would ideally want to buy up properties to renovate in London in the future when we have more capital although properties in London are probably saturated. We are therefore looking at buying BTL properties elsewhere that do not need work. We were thinking to start with buying something in Manchester as one can get a decent 1-2 bedroom for very lit
  5. Merry Christmas and wishing you all a prosperous New Year for 2016 I'm a construction professional living in Sale, Cheshire and currently working in residential Project Management, I have worked in Construction my whole working life and have been in the research phase of my property investment journey for a few months now whilst assembling funds for my first investment property. 2016 is my action year I believe the property market is about to take off and aim to have two properties by the end of the year. As my current job is very demanding I am therefore interested in speaking to property
  6. Hi All My names John and I have been a silent listener of The Property Hub podcast and reader of the forum for a few years now and I need to introduce myself! I live and work full time in London in a field unrelated to property but like most on here I have a passion which gets me consuming anything property related. I'm 31 years old and got my first step on the ladder 7 years ago purchasing a residential property for myself here in London. Since then I have invested in a vanilla BTL in Manchester which delivers a decent passive income yielding 8% whilst being fully managed. However thro
  7. Hello Guys, New to the forum and looking to meet some great people on here. I own a small Architectural practice in Liverpool that has the pleasure to work on some brilliant projects in the North West. In the past few months, I have set up a construction company with some excellent people who have huge experience in the industry. From applying these two together we hope to invest into our Ltd company which will hold property. We hope there are people out there who like us are willing to share knowledge to help the property journey!
  8. Hi Guys, So I'm looking to purchase a 3/4 bed BTL in Manchester (specifically Eccles) but I live in London. I'm looking for a recommended property sourcer to assist in finding viable opportunities. Any recommendations? Many thanks
  9. Hi everyone My name's Jonathan and I'm a full-time property developer working across Greater Manchester. I've been buying, renovating and selling properties since 2011. I source properties through contacts at local estate agents and at auctions. I project manage each development and work with a regular pool of trusted trades. I want to scale-up my business so I'm considering working with private investors or with joint venture partners, but I'm not in a hurry to enter a business relationship without doing comprehensive due diligence (as I'm sure you're not). If you're interested in
  10. Hi all, I am just starting out in the property game, and in the middle of completing on two single let BTL properties. The position I now find myself in is that my savings have run dry. I am now looking at OPM, and buying BMV in order to add value to refinance or flip to get the JV's money back to them. As I am just starting out, I would like to know if there are any reputable builders around the Manchester area that will be able to project manage and complete work in a timely manner. I am looking to get a great team together now so that when the right BMV deal comes along I can move q
  11. Hi All, I have put down a deposit for 1 bedroom off plan new build with Knight Knox to complete in Q1 2018 in Salford. All seems good, but being an amateur and this being my first I am somewhat lacking confidence and wondered if anyone knows of Knight Knox? I have researched Knight Knox on the internet but the reviews are a bit limited - anyone knows much about them or any experiences? I know of Barrett Homes, Taylor Wimpey, St George developments etc but first time I have heard of Knight Knox so be interested in hearing any experiences Many thanks Sav
  12. Hi all, I am an experienced landlord, based in Manchester, but with properties across the North West. I am considering moving in to HMO's as the yields seem fairly attractive. I have no issue with the tenancy side of things, and appreciate that they can be much more labour intensive dependent on which end of the market you aim for, but this is not something that concerns me as I was a police officer in a former life, and have a great deal of experience dealing with a whole range of 'problems' To start, I would probably look in and around Manchester as this is the area, I know b
  13. Hello from Hong Kong ! My names Mike, I've lived in Hong Kong for the past 20 years and invest in BTL in the Manchester area in the UK. Look forward to hearing more from the Property Hub ! Regards Mike
  14. Hi everyone I'm looking at buying a buy to let property in the Manchester/Salford area and would love to hear from anyone who has any knowledge/experience of these areas. I've contacted several estate agents and seem to get differing views of where best to buy and areas that are in high demand. So I'd be really interested to hear from anyone on here who has knowledge of the area.
  15. Hi Everyone, Relatively new to the investment field, however have been working in property for close to ten years in the serviced apartment and property finding field for corporate clientele relocating employees to the UK. Hoping to knowledge share with the skills I have developed in these areas and vice versa in the investment field. One query I have is: I have been approached by a serviced apartment company in London who has a particular interest in Manchester for a mix of 20 plus, 1 - 2 bedroom properties within the same development. Their wish is to take this on a ten year
  16. Hello all, After reading Rich Dad, Poor Dad I grew a real interest in property investment. Coming across all Rob and Rob's material helped me realise how much I want to be a part of it and how I can get from where I am now (little capital and knowledge) to having my own portfolio that will allow me to live the life I want. I am really interested in hearing from people that have worked in Joint Ventures with people they know. I have a close friend that has a building business and great connections that I am hoping will accelerate our property journey. I look forward to learning and
  17. Hi everyone, I'm Emily, I started in property investment when I was an undergraduate student in Manchester a few years ago. After seeing my friends and I get ripped off by landlords that charge huge rents and provide terrible service in return, I knew I could do a better job; providing a friendly and well-maintained student let for young people and a profitable business. Luckily, I was able to approach my parents, who are also property investors, with a business proposition. After months of careful research, I managed to persuade them to invest with me running the show, including an exte
  18. Hi everyone, Thanks for all your advice in the forums - we are a young couple who are looking at investing for the first time. We have a scenario where we would like to see what you would do if you were in our shoes. We would appreciate your sage advice - no matter how harsh it is! Here is the situation: We 'own' a leasehold property in London (South Norwood SE25 / rentable income estimated @ 1000/1100 PCM). We were lucky enough to have my parents give us £200k in order to do this on the proviso that we give them £700 (fixed) back in 'repayments' per month for 20 years. We
  19. Hi All, I am going to be investing in a modest BTL purchase (a yet to be sourced 2 bed traditional terrace) in Manchester in the next few weeks and I am on the hunt for recommendations for good tradesmen who would be able to assist with a renovation / refurb project. If anyone has any personal recommendations that they wouldn't mind sharing with me I would be very grateful. Im from London so don't have a huge amount of knowledge of the local tradesman market up here in Manchester. Cheers James
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