How to buy to let

How to buy to let

Practical tips for aspiring landlords

What to consider before you buy a buy-to-let property or expand your portfolio – from property types and location to getting the right mortgage.

Your buy-to-let property may be repossessed or a receiver of rent appointed if you do not keep up payments on your mortgage.

  • Choosing the right property

  • Choosing the right mortgage

  • Consider all the costs

  • Your landlord responsibilities

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If you want help choosing the right mortgage for you, you’ll need to call us to speak to a mortgage adviser.

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