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
Debt crowdfunding is also known as Peer-to-Peer (p2p) lending and operates like a loan but bypasses traditional banks. As an investor, you would lend your money to either another peer or company and it would be returned in an agreed timeframe with interest.Read more
For years, we have entrusted our hard-earned money to an Asset (Investment) manager to help our investments grow over time. The traditional asset manager is a person or company who manages your assets on your behalf. But is this still the case?Read more
Following the significant events of the last few days, we wanted to update you with our thoughts on how the decision to leave the EU will impact the property market, and our business specifically.Read more