95% Mortgages for First Time Buyers – Good or Bad?

Samuel Leeds

95% Mortgages for First Time Buyers – Good or Bad? I’m really excited about Boris Johnson’s announcement whereby, he said that he’s going to be helping first-time buyers get on the property ladder by putting down five percent. This basically means that, first time buyers are going to be able to get 95% mortgages. I […]

Tenant Eviction Ban PETITION

Samuel Leeds

Tenant Eviction Ban PETITION In this article, I want to talk about what’s happening right now within property and the government as there was a big announcement yesterday which to be honest, i’m not really that happy about and neither should you be as a property investor or as a landlord or someone that wants […]

NEW Government Announcements Explained for Property Investors UK 2020

Samuel Leeds

NEW Government Announcements Explained for Property Investors UK 2020 The government made announcements regarding Stamp Duty, VAT and Government Grants. I look at how they are going to affect property investors and how they can take advantage of these announcements during these times. Some of the changes include: – An immediate stamp duty holiday for […]

Is the right to buy scheme worth it?

Is the right to buy scheme worth it? Asking yourself ‘Is the right to buy scheme worth it?’ In this video, Samuel talks about a particular government program which is purely for people living in council-owned homes in England. If you don’t fit into that category, you might still be interested in knowing what it […]

Lifetime ISA catches

Lifetime ISA Catches What are some of the Lifetime ISA catches? For those of you who are in the UK, you will be well aware of the term ISA. If you’re not sure what it is, here’s a definition. It’s a savings account set up by the government into which they’ll contribute 25%. So, let’s […]

The rich poor divide in the UK

The rich poor divide in the UK Are you worried about the rich poor divide in the UK? It’s not unreasonable to estimate that the gap between the wealthy and the working class will increase. The government pretends to care and put in policies which seem fair. In reality, it’s all smoke and mirrors. So, […]

Is the help to buy scheme worth it?

Is the help to buy scheme worth it? Are you asking “Is the help to buy scheme worth it?” Did you watch the recent video Samuel released about the Help To Buy government scheme? In that video, Samuel spoke about the downside of the Help To Buy scheme. Many of the comments were appreciative of […]

What is the help to buy scheme?

What is the help to buy scheme? Are you asking yourself, what is the help to buy scheme? There are many different types but to put it simply, a help-to-buy scheme is a government loan. It’s the government lending you money which is interest free for, usually, 5 years. This contribution goes toward your deposit […]

Help To Buy?

The help to initiative has been in operation since 2013. As the government continues to make changes and improvements is time up for the initiative? Initially, the scheme was created to help first-time buyers make their first step onto the property ladder.  The simple idea of the scheme enables first time buyers to contribute only […]

London’s HMO Woes.

London’s local authorities have been working tirelessly over the past year and a half in order to clean up the number of unlicensed HMO’s within the capital.  A huge number of unlicensed properties have been appearing more frequently leaving local authorities unable to identify the specific amount or where they are located.  This issue is […]