What To Expect On Returns For Commercial Property Investment

As investors return to the market after being inactive throughout the recession, it can be difficult to gauge what a good return on an investment may be. Yields on commercial investments have dropped in all categories from 12 months ago. Sellers continue to outnumber buyers who are keen to purchase properties with reliable occupiers, since new or […]

Commercial Investors Look For Safe Bets At Auction

Recent auctions have shown the high demand for safe investments in the commercial property market. At last week’s Allsop auction, Enterprise Inns’s properties sold quickly and much higher than expected. Of the nine public houses Enterprise sold last week, only two were sold within the guide price. The other seven were sold over what auctioneers […]

Stamp Duty To Be Blamed For Falling Residential Yields

The combination of rising house prices and falling rents caused the residential yields to fall to their lowest level for 18 months in January. Residential yields fell to 4.75% last month which marked the lowest level since August 2008, according to the latest Buy-to-Let Index from LSL Property Services. Yields had peaked at 5.1% in […]