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CapEx Properties has a bespoke approach to real estate. Whether you are looking for properties to purchase or to rent in London, UK, we are here to help you make informed decisions.
- We strive to create an incredible client experience
- We ensure that you don’t make costly mistakes and that your interests are protected
- We are known for our proven ability to maintain open communication
- We assist you in identifying your desired property in London
Why You Should Consider Property Investment London
The property market in London has the potential for the greatest stability in the long run. This city has shown no reduction in its tenant demand.
We can Make it Happen!
Looking for a home to invest in? We’re here to help you find the perfect property for your needs.
We make smooth property transactions a reality with an array of reliable support service providers.
We’ll Help you Find a Place you Call Home
We, at CapEx Properties, do so much more than help you find your desired property. We aim to deliver a seamless experience for you. By leveraging modern technology, market knowledge, and our professional experience, we assist you in identifying your desired property.
Why Choose CapEx Properties?
We’re Constantly Evolving
We, at CapEx, are always on the cutting edge of real estate industry trends & best practices
We Are Authentic
We Are Driven
We Are Informed
We Are Experienced
With almost 20 years of experience in real estate, we know what works and what doesn’t.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q1. Is investing in London a good idea?
A: Property investment in London, UK can be a worthwhile venture if you tend to be selective with the areas you choose to invest in. If not, you might find that your investment suffers due to dwindling demand, slow property price growth, and low rental yields. So, you’ve to choose wisely.
Q2. What are the best areas for property investment in London?
A: Here are some areas which currently good for investing in:Lewisham
Q3. Does it really make any sense to buy a flat in London?
A: For most people, this decision might be swayed by affordability. Buying once you’re settled certainly is better, as you’ll miss the opportunity for capital growth if you’re renting. If you’re not ready for the acquisition costs, then renting is a better choice.
Q4. How much deposit do you need to buy a property for sale in London?
In most cases, you need to have at least a 10% deposit, while the average deposit people generally put down is 15%. For instance, a 15% deposit on a £400 000 property is £60 000.
Q5. How much capital do I need to invest in a property in London?
Approx £160k in cash, based on a purchase price of around £400k and a loan to value Mortgage of 60% for a buy to let. Around £80-£100k against a property to occupy, with a purchase price of £400k and a mortgage loan to value of around 80% (all figures are estimated, as purchase prices vary from area to area, and loan to value rates are deal dependent)
Q6. What are the risks associated with investing in property in London?
Not understanding the market propertly or the processes. Mistakes and bad planning can result in significant losses/expenses. Risks include: making a bad buy, as in a property in a declining area; purchasing a property requiring significant unplanned maintenance, immediately after acquisition; a property with rogue tenants, etc.
Q7. Can I invest in property in London as a foreign investor?
Any legitimate person/entity can own property in London, provided they are not on any of the HMRCF's watch lists and can prove that the funds that they are using to purchase are legitimately obtianed funds.
Q8. How is the London property market currently performing?
The market has slowed slightly, due to the current energy crisis, but London has historically enjoyed double digit returns. The property market is cyclical, so this too shall pass and often the best time to buy property is in times of crisis.
Q9. Can foreigners buy property in London?
Foreigners can certainly buy property in London, provided they aren't on any of the HMRC's watchlists.
Q10. How do I find a good property investment opportunity in London?
You must conduct intense research into whatever you are buying and never merely rely on the marketing material for information.
Q11. What are the average yields for rental properties in London?
Depending on where you buy, the yields range from 2.5% in central London, to around 6-7% in the outer suburbs.
Q12. What is the process for buying a residential property in London?
Here's what's involved in buying a residential property to occupy: Residential resale buying process
Q13. Are there any tax advantages to investing in property in London?
There are no tax advantages, but from an investment perspective, properties in London double in value every 8-13 years, so the investment potential is substantial. Due to the constant undersupply and high demand, there are typically very low vacancy/void periods