The Buy to Let collapse

Rent, property taxes, insuranceNew figures have shown that the Buy to Let market has all but collapsed in parts of the country, as changes introduced by the government have started to bite. Over the past year, the government has increased the Stamp Duty paid by Buy to Let investors, when they purchase a property, by 3%. At the same time, measures have been introduced to cut the tax-relief landlords can claim in respect of interest payments. Finally, new rules will make it harder for many Buy to Let investors to obtain ...