What are the best ways to get started in the property investment sector? This is a question that we regularly hear from investors.
The property market can be quite confusing and sometimes you don’t know the best way to get started in property investment.
Fear not… there is an easy way to invest in property without having lots of money, time, or an even knowledge or experience working within the property market.Read more
WHAT IS A MINI BOND INVESTMENT?
A mini bond produces an opportunity to lend money to a company over a fixed period of time at an agreed fixed return. Instead of going to the bank to ask for a loan, businesses can offer mini bond investments in return for loans. These mini bond investments are very popular with investors looking to diversify their portfolio and spread their risk.Read more
Shojin offers a variety of investment products to suit your property investing needs - whether it is a hands-free buy to let investment or the more potentially lucrative property development projects. This blog article will take you through the various investment opportunities in the UK offered by Shojin and help you in your decision to find the best property investment suitable for you.Read more
What is an Innovative Finance ISA? In April 2016, the UK Government introduced the Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA), which sits alongside both the traditional Cash and Stocks & Shares ISAs. It is a new ISA category that enables investors to receive any returns they make on eligible crowdfunded investments tax-free.Read more
In the UK, we have always loved buy-to-let investing. It’s an investment in bricks and mortar, you can see it, touch it, feel it and even live in it. How many other investments can boast that!? What’s more, every budding property tycoon has read that property values increase, on average, at 10% per year over the long term, so it’s a sure winner, right?
Perhaps, once upon a time, BTL investments made a lot of sense. A lot of people made a lot of money in the BTL market. However, times have changed. Those things that once drove the immense growth in the BTL market no longer support it.Read more
A pension is a long-term savings plan with tax relief. Your contributions are invested with a view to grow throughout your career and to then provide you with an income during your retirement. The sooner you start saving, the more time your money gets to grow. If you are looking to take control of your finances and are considering making long-term investments with the benefit of tax incentives, you may be able now to allocate your pension money towards Shojin’s investment opportunities through our online platform. You can invest your pension monies subject to the requirements of your pension provider.Read more
Coming into the New Year, Shojin have reviewed market commentaries provided by four of the largest surveying practices. As one might expect, Brexit is a major influence on the UK’s residential market but there are inevitable differences of opinion based on what we have gathered from the likes of JLL, Knight Frank, Savills and CBRE. This combined insight is intended to provide a reasonable and well-rounded overview of how some of the biggest players see residential values in the future.Read more
Earlier this month we were in the Middle East to meet new investors. One theme that kept coming up was how Brexit is impacting the property market in the UK.
Generally we find that investors are split into two camps. There are those that worry about Brexit and are reducing their exposure to UK property as a result. There are others however that see this as a huge buying opportunity.Read more
Shojin Property Partners is pleased to announce the launch of its FCA regulated crowdfunding platform. On 27th September, Shojin launched its online platform which allows investors to invest in high yielding property development opportunities alongside seasoned professionals. On its platform investors can diversify their portfolio and mitigate risk by investing as little as £5,000 to achieve returns similar to those of a developer.Read more
Crowdfunding is a great way to broaden your investment portfolio, with a relatively small amount of money and experience, particularly when it comes to property. If you would like to know more about crowdfunding investments or you are wondering how to invest through a property crowdfunding company, the first thing to decide is whether Peer to Peer lending or Equity crowdfunding investment is right for you.Read more