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  • Entrepreneurs

    Growing a property portfolio - resources

    The PRA is beginning to bite and the second phase, affecting portfolio landlords, will become embedded this Autumn.

    It is therefore going to be harder to grow a portfolio and scale up as quickly as landlords were able to do over the past 10 years.

    Stephen Johnson, M.D. of Shawbrook Bank, gives an overview of the environment and issues facing landlords wishing to grow their portfolios:

    I thought it would be helpful to curate all our discussions on this topic.

    How to grow a property portfolio 

    How to go big in property? 

    Property journey & scaling up via mixed use 

    Property investment course for scaling up 

    Nicole Bremner on scaling up in 2017 

    How to move from residential to commercial? 

    Advice on growing portfolio 

    Tips for recycling your cash to build a portfolio more quickly 

    Remember that the new deal stacking calculation used by most lenders is now:

    Monthly rent x 12 divided by 5.5% divided by 145%.

    This could significantly reduce the amount of equity you can re-cycle via BTL mortgaging.

    For refurbs and development, you really need cash and then move to term finance or sell, hopefully re-cycling most of your cash.

    SEE ALSO  -          Understanding the impact of PRA on landlords

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