Why 2016 was Buy to Let’s annus horribilis

Which towns and cities give the best Buy to Let returns 150pxIt was 1992, some 24 years ago, that the Queen admitted in her Christmas Day speech to experiencing an ‘annus horribilis’. This year, over turkey and Christmas pudding, some Buy to Let investors may well reflect on a similar 12 months. The past year has seen three key changes, either introduced or implemented, which will significantly reduce the attractiveness of Buy to Let investing and leave many investors facing some tough decisions. What’s changing? Three key things: The first, which came into force in ...