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  • Buy-to-let celebrates 15th anniversary

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    The Paragon Group of Companies has praised the positive contribution buy-to-let has made to the UK housing market as the sector celebrates its fifteenth anniversary this month.

    Buy-to-let was officially launched by the Association of Residential Letting Agents on 24 September 1996 at the RAC Club, Pall Mall. The launch was an industry-wide initiative and included several founder lenders, including Paragon Mortgages and Mortgage Trust, and industry bodies, including the Council of Mortgage Lenders.
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  • Buying a property with no (little) money

    house of moneyBefore we get to the real meat of this article here’s a little brain-teaser that I used to pose to people at property investment seminars:

    Q: If you buy a property without investing any money into it and then sell it for a profit, what is your return on investment?

    Hint: The amount of profit is irrelevant

    I’ll put the answer at the end of this post.
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