Articles, news and advice on buying, selling and leasing property as a small business.

8 Premier League footballers who’ve turned entrepreneur

Dion Dublin – striker turned property expert

Dion Dublin went from being a top Premier League striker to TV property presenter and now runs his own property auction business.

Legal advice

Buying property through a company – can you rent back your own home?

Can a private individual set up a company to buy houses and then buy their own house through that company and rent it back? Are there any benefits of doing this?


Landlord tax relief changes: Why property owners should consider a limited company

As a landlord, you could see profits for both new and existing buy-to-let investors significantly decline. But if you're a limited company, this may not be the case. Here, Neil Lancaster explains why.


HMRC report fall in PCL Stamp Duty contribution

Despite headline increases in Stamp Duty take, HMRC reports fall of 10.3 per cent in Central London and 58 per cent for purchases in corporate wrappers.


A guide to small business property tax

Here, Tricia Halliday, tax director at Martin Aitken & Co Limited, explains the property tax changes that could affect small businesses.


Selling houses the ‘new way’ is revolutionising the old

There are many reasons why you may need to sell your house quickly, and estate agencies often just can’t keep up.

Business Ideas & Planning

Proptech: How the estate agent business model is shifting

Gemma Young, CEO and co-founder of Settled discusses how an alternative to traditional business models is key, and how she aims to shake up the estate agent model.


Eighteen per cent growth in central London property investments

Despite worries over how Brexit will affect businesses in the capital, London property investments grows eighteen per cent.

Setting up a company

Should you run your buy-to-let properties through a limited company?

Here, Jonathan Amponsah, founder and CEO of The Tax Guys guides us on if it is worth running your buy-to-let through your company.


LendInvest publishes a blueprint for government treatment of property SMEs

The UK risks losing another generation of property SMEs as four in five SME housebuilders have disappeared since last housebuilding boom.


Buy-to-let mortgage rates hit new all-time low

Here, we look at how new government legislation has impacted buy-to-let landlords across the country.

Startup Funding and Grants

Further spike noted in new home listings across UK market

The UK housing market is continuing its slow but steady return to strength.

Business Loans

A guide to getting a small business loan

Everything you need to know on what small business loans are and what types of loan are available for your business.

Partner content

Why you need a business bank account

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Partner content

5 things every small business owner needs to know before starting

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Business management

How to create good cashflow habits

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