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
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
Many feel it looming…and why shouldn’t we be concerned? Although nobody can precisely predict when it is going to happen in this fast-paced global economy, the signs are there; inflation, the increase of public and private debt and record-low interest rates.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
Taking a step onto the property investment ladder can be a daunting task that looks like a mountain in front of you. The range of words, definitions, the uncertainty and the desire to choose the right property project will make it imperative that you seek advice from a professional team such as ours at Shojin.Read more
Keeping your money safe should be a priority therefore the real question is where to invest your savings. If you look at the top two categories, FTSE and UK property, the stock market can come across as confusing and volatile, yet property investment is known to be unaffordable. Which one is right for you?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
We all have that friend who has got involved in investments and won’t stop talking about it. The reason they won’t stop is because of how much money they have their sights on. Although it isn’t as easy as throwing your money at any construction project or renovation, there is a way to simplify the process.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