The property market can be a minefield, especially if you’re looking to get your foot on the ladder as a first-time investor.
And, with plenty of investment opportunities available allowing you to take advantage of investments across the entire spectrum, buying property as an investment has never been so easy.Read more
With inflation at 2.7% and banks paying 0.5% per year, if the answer is no, then the chances are, you’re loosing money every day.
For example, do you use your £11,000 Capital Gains Allowance when you’re investing in property? It’s tax free and very few people use it, simply because they don’t know how. What’s more, do you use your tax allowance? Do you know how your investments return, or how much you’re paying in fees? Are your investments right for you at this time in your life?Read more
Despite a turbulent property marketplace, purchasing a property remains one of the best investments you can make, and there are always opportunities out there to make a healthy return on investment, especially if you’re willing to look a little harder!
However, since 2007, the so-called “jilted generation” has understandably struggled to get on the property ladder due to a deteriorating economic landscape.Read more
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
At Shojin we work together with you to give you the advice and guidance on property investments of all types. From small short-term projects that are primed for smaller returns through to larger properties designed for long-term investments, we can help make the whole process simple for you.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
Property is huge business across the world. From skyscrapers and government buildings to housing and lavish apartments, what we rarely realise is how many businesses and people have a vested interest in the sale and development of projects in every country.Read more