Buy to let boom continues

iStock_000010528981XSmallNew figures from the Council for Mortgage Lenders (CML), show the buy to let market continues to surge forward, on the back of low interest rates, low property prices and strong demand from tenants. The figures from the CML show 40,000 buy to let mortgages were granted in the second quarter of the year, totalling just over £5 billion. Both figures are at their highest levels since 2008, when the market was being ravaged by the twin effects of the financial crisis and the credit crunch. The new ...