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Award Win For Mistoria Bolton

We are incredibly proud to announce that the Bolton branch of our Estate Agency business has won a prestigious award. They have been named as “2020 Gold Winner Estate Agent in Bolton (South)” by the British Property Awards. The accolade serves as recognition for the incredibly hard work the team does every day, providing high levels [...]

By | April 8th, 2020|Awards, News, Property Investment Blog|Comments Off on Award Win For Mistoria Bolton

How To Have an Excellent Reputation as a Landlord

The news is filled with stories of terrible landlords who have not protected their tenants and have been handed hefty fines as a result. But if you let out an HMO property to students, reputation is everything. Students will tell their friends about the service they have received in your property, so the way you [...]

By | March 10th, 2020|Landlords, Lettings, News, Property Investment Blog, Student Properties|Comments Off on How To Have an Excellent Reputation as a Landlord

Student Property Investment in 7 Steps

Before you begin investing in the highly lucrative student property market, there are seven key issues you need to consider. In this blog post, we’ll reveal what they are, as well as explaining why we think Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) make more secure investments than so-called ‘student pods’ (PBSA). Step 1: Cost Per Metre [...]

By | March 5th, 2020|Buy-to-let, Landlords, News, Property Investment Blog, Student Properties|Comments Off on Student Property Investment in 7 Steps

2020 BTL Legislation Changes

It sometimes feels like the changes the Government makes to BTL (buy-to-let) laws are never ending. 2020 will be no different; a number of new pieces of legislation are set to be introduced in April, which will drastically alter the way landlords and investors operate. In this blog post, we’ll highlight some of the biggest [...]

By | February 17th, 2020|Buy-to-let, News, Property Investment Blog|Comments Off on 2020 BTL Legislation Changes

The Advantages of Armchair Property Investment

At Mistoria International, we pride ourselves on the excellent North West Armchair Investments we offer, providing investors with the opportunity to purchase a property outright in their own name, with very little effort required on their part. There are a number of advantages to choosing an Armchair Investment over any other type of investment, as [...]

By | February 14th, 2020|Armchair, News, Property Investment Blog|Comments Off on The Advantages of Armchair Property Investment

Top Tips For Successful Property Investment

If you are planning to invest in North West property, there are a number of things you need to consider. We’ve compiled our top tips for successful investment in this blog post. However, we recommend that you book an appointment to speak to a member of our team before making any important financial decisions.  Know [...]

By | January 17th, 2020|Property Investment Blog|Comments Off on Top Tips For Successful Property Investment

What Challenges Do Property Investors Face?

Traditionally, investment in Buy-To-Let (BTL) property has provided a lucrative income stream for investors and landlords. However, with ever-growing challenges, including Brexit uncertainty and the introduction of new legislation, is property investment still a viable choice? In this blog, we discuss the key challenges now faced by investors.     HMO Licencing  One of the most profitable [...]

By | December 18th, 2019|Property Investment Blog|Comments Off on What Challenges Do Property Investors Face?

Why Investors Should Consider Adding an HMO To Their Portfolios

As tougher legislation and ever tightening tax rules come into force, landlords are increasingly looking to diversify their property portfolios to ensure their ventures remain profitable. That is why they are now turning to investment in HMO properties; a recent survey by BVA BDRC showed that 1 in 5 landlords now own at least one [...]

By | December 12th, 2019|Armchair, Buy-to-let, Landlords, News, Property Investment Blog|Comments Off on Why Investors Should Consider Adding an HMO To Their Portfolios

HMO Investment Advice

One of the key issues facing anyone who wants to become a successful HMO investor is knowledge of the necessary legislation surrounding HMOs. You cannot simply take a regular house and decide one day to move lots of tenants in and start charging them a rental fee. There is legislation both national and local that [...]

By | February 21st, 2019|News, Property Investment Blog|Comments Off on HMO Investment Advice

Are investors being sold too many HMOs

Are HMOs being oversold? A recent article in Property Industry Eye suggests that HMOs are being sold too frequently in some areas and that this will be the next big property scandal. The concerns raised in the article highlight the influx of new operators in the market who are offering to source, renovate and manage HMOs and who [...]

By | February 21st, 2019|News, Property Investment Blog|Comments Off on Are investors being sold too many HMOs