Direct and Indirect Investment Analysis and Strategy

Please note when institutional investment occurs in the buy-to-let sector it is referred to as PRS or "Private Rented Sector" investment. This is a working copy which we will continue to add to and update, but...

This chart shows that the buy-to-let sector offers better value now than at any time between 2000-2008 for mortgaged backed acquisitions.

The “yield” of a property is the annualised rental income expressed as a percentage of price. Yield % = Rental Income / Price

The table below represents property fund investment options available via an IFA or fund supermarket. Almost all the indirect routes invest in commercial real estate as opposed to residential and some give exposure by themselves investing indirectly i.e. via...

The chart shows the range of residential rental yields at a district and post code level. It shows that averages can hide a lot of variance and supports the premise that property investment strategy...