New changes for the buy to let sector in 2018

A busy 2017 for the buy to let market saw many lenders, advisers, and their clients adapting to changes in tax relief and the PRA changes on lending to portfolio landlords. This meant staying on top of the latest news and talking to clients about how this might affect their financial plans.

In December 2017 the government announced that it would proceed with extending mandatory property licensing of houses in multiple occupations (HMOs). On 23 January 2018, Housing Minister, Dominic Raab, stated that, subject to Parliamentary approval, the necessary regulations would be brought into force in October 2018.

The worlds best retirement destinations?

Moving abroad upon retirement is an option that has become increasingly popular among Brits in recent years, with many jumping at the chance to take advantage of more affordable housing, great weather and perceived lifestyle enhancements far from the Brits shores.

5 things you should be doing different in 2018

Here are 5 things successful people gave up a long time ago:

1. Short-Termism

Successful people know that for their goals to manifest, it takes time and they must be focussed over the long term.

They also realise it is their daily HABITS that incrementally create the results they want. This is how they build their health, fitness, relationships, confidence and competence in any skill they wish to master.

2. The Need To Be Validated By Other People

Successful people do what is right and not what is popular or easy. Far too many people don’t live the lives they want to because they fear other people will disapprove, judge or reject them. As a result, they subtly begin to shrink down to fit in.

Successful people ARE very often judged initially for their ideas, beliefs and actions, but they recognise this goes with the territory and they become even more determined to prove themselves right.

Rickshaw Run 2018

 

Yash’s latest travels took him to India on another crazy adventure, 14 of them took part in India travelling in 5 Rickshaws from north desert’s of Rajasthan (Jaisalmer City of “Love”) to south of India Kerela Kochi

01 Jan 2018 to 15 Jan 2018