James Pointon explores long-term rentals vs. short-term holiday rentals

If you own an investment property, you may have faced or are currently facing the decision between renting it out to long-term tenants and hosting it on a short-term holiday rental platform. With the phenomenal growth of platforms such as Airbnb making it easy to turn your property into a short-term holiday rental, you wouldn’t […]

Property in Lisbon: 5 reasons to invest

Today, one can safely assume that there is a new trend in the foreign property market among investors, and it’s centred around Lisbon, the capital of Portugal. Stable political and social environment, modern education system, low crime rates, high living standards, strengthening of the Portuguese economy, these are just a few factors that make this […]

Heads Up: 8 Things You Must Know if You’re Planning on Buying Rental Property and Becoming a Landlord

Do you dream of owning property? Perhaps multiple investment properties from which to earn a monthly stream of income? Ah, the life… But before you contact your real estate agent, consider what’s really involved. If you want to create an income immediately, you’ll need to rent your property. Though the proposition may sound simple, it […]

Who’s on your team?

Despite my title being ‘Investment Specialist’ it’d be naïve to think that one person will be able to provide all the advice you need, to set you up in the best way possible for your investment journey. We’re called Specialists for a reason – we know our trades. When you start trying to do too […]