Are Commercial Ground Rents A Good Alternative To Traditional Investments? Commercial ground rents are a great alternative to traditional property finance and allows owners of real estate to keep possession of their property and at the same time capitalise financially. To achieve this, they sell the freehold and take a long lease on the building, […]
How the Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022 Will Change the Ground Rent Investor Market. Since time immemorial, ground rents have been regarded as one of the long-term investments in the real estate industry that carries the lowest level of risk and is possibly the least interesting. Even though they are vanilla, calls for reform […]
September 2023 Ground Rent Sales completed on sales in Brighton (2 units), Wokingham (21 units), Reigate (3 units) and Manchester (15 units). If you are an investor looking to add to your existing ground rent portfolio, please complete our buyers questionnaire and we will add you to our mailing list for any new ground rent […]
Block Managers Many investors like the idea of buying freehold ground rents but some blocks stipulate in the lease, that the freeholder is responsible for managing the block and undertaking work such as maintaining the garden, arranging for the external windows to be cleaned, keeping the communal areas clean, paying for electricity in communal areas […]
Why Investing In Ground Rents Is Becoming A Popular Investment Since the economic crisis hit Britain back in 2008, investors have been looking at ways in which to protect their capital but also looking for an investment vehicle that will give a good rate of return with not too much risk. The old adage of […]
The appeal of Ground Rents to Investors A ground rent is an annual fee paid by the leaseholder’s to the freeholder over the length of the lease for renting the land on which the flats are standing. The number of years in the lease can vary from 99 years to 999 years, although most common […]
Are ground rents a good investment? Freehold ground rents are proving to be a very popular investment in the current economic climate, which doesn’t look like improving any time soon. We normally agree sales on ground rents in a matter of days, sometimes within hours of sending out the instruction to our investors.