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    What Rates Will Impact Buy-to-Lets Hardest?

    Mortgages are a big part of life – probably the biggest debt most of us have, but often something that we don’t entirely understand.  On the Mashroom Show, we always stress the importance of engaging with a good broker when you are looking at taking on a mortgage, but of course, it’s really helpful to …

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      Landlords, Will Your Later Life Cost You Everything

      So many landlords have invested in property for their retirement, but what happens when you get to retirement? Bricks and mortar are a solid investment, right? Whatever happens in this topsy-turvy world, a property portfolio is always going to stand you in good stead. Sure, it may fluctuate a little bit, but ultimately, it’s all …

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        Landlords, Is Your Leasehold Property at Risk?

        Around 20% of English properties are leasehold – but do you understand what that could mean for remortgaging and selling? For many landlords, investing in smaller properties – namely flats and apartments – has been a big part of their business plan. But often, with this sort of property comes an additional complication: a leasehold.  …

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          5 Reasons Your Properties May Be Unprotected

          So you’ve got your Buildings Insurance. But is it correct? Will it actually pay out when you need it to? What happens when you do all you can to protect yourself with your Buildings Insurance, tick all the boxes and dutifully hold all the correct insurances, only to find, when you need to use them, …

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            Mortgage Chaos: Are We Getting to the Peak?

            The mortgage industry has been in turmoil for months now, interest rates increasing with alarming regularity and as of June 2023 the base rate is set at 5% with no indication of it coming down anytime soon. So if your remortgage is coming up or you’re looking to buy a property in the near future, …

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              Leasehold Warning and Council Tax Exemptions

              We’ve all seen the doom and gloom headlines about the cost-of-living crisis tightening the screws across the country, but there could be some positive news on the horizon! It’s been a while since we’ve been able to share any good news, thanks to rising rent arrears, mortgage woes and the potential loss of Section 21. …

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                5 Ways to Take all the Risk Out of Renting

                Risk Free Renting Landlord’s finances are in trouble like never before. It’s never been more important to protect your rent and get the right tenant for the minimal cost – which is exactly where Mashroom can help you! We break down the current 5 key risks, all of which could cost you tens of thousands …

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                  The Rising Risk of Rent Arrears with Paul Shamplina

                  The one good thing about landlording at the moment is healthy rents – but actually, they are putting you at more risk of rent arrears. Landlording can be a tough gig. But, when the rent is coming in, your mortgage is paid and you can provide someone with a safe and comfortable home, that makes …

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                    What is Family Income Benefit?

                    After you’re gone, Life Insurance may ensure your mortgage is paid off, but what about the additional monthly bills that keep coming? It’s easy to think that the worst will never happen… until it does. Having Life Insurance is a no-brainer, as it means that large-scale costs, like your mortgage, are paid off. But that …

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                      What Are the Best Add Ons for Your Life Insurance Policy?

                      The NHS is something we should all be very grateful for – but could add ons in your life insurance policy provide you with even more security for your health?  Did you know that only around 46% (less than half!) of the medicines that are approved for use in the UK actually become available on …


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