The lettings landscape is changing and with more people renting than ever before, there’s still significant demand for rental property, particularly in the South East.

With dreams of home ownership taking longer to achieve, rental homes are now long term residencies - great news for buy-to-let investors!

40% of tenants expect to spend up to a decade in rental accommodation and as a result things such as commuting distance, local schools, nightlife and restaurants in the local area are becoming a must-have. All of these amenities increase the reported life satisfaction of the town’s residence and contribute to the demand for property in that area.

Looking into both the increase in property values, rental income and life satisfaction of the town’s residents, we’ve tipped these five towns as the 2018 investment hot spots: 

The 5 best towns for buy-to-let investors

For advice and recommendations on the best property for your investment, speak to a member of our property investment team on 01344 985 699. Alternatively, if you would like to receive the latest handpicked investments you can register here.

 

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