August 3, 2018
Landlords, have you completed these maintenance tasks this summer?
With such drastic swings in temperature, seasonal maintenance is essential for UK landlords. Here are some of the maintenance tasks you should complete
July 28, 2018
The Crossrail effect
Steve Larkin, Director of Development at LendInvest Transport for London released pictures of a test Elizabeth Line train earlier this year passing through the new station infrastructure at Custom House. It’s a timely reminder that the Crossrail project is nearing completion. In December, the Elizabeth Line – as it will be known – will formally...
July 25, 2018
BTL Index Hotspot: Bristol
After a long year spent on the edge, Bristol has finally broken into the LendInvest BTL Index Top 10 this quarter, marking somewhat of a turning point for the South Western city. This will be no surprise to some. Bristol regularly finds itself in top spot for one of the move enviable places to live...
July 23, 2018
Exodus? The landlord market is changing not dying
Our sales director explains why focusing on the overall number of landlords in the landlord market is a mistake, and what matters is how good they are
July 19, 2018
Summer is the time to be letting your property
With competition so rife within the private rental sector, landlords are always looking to market their properties at the right time, to ensure that they’re always filled with reliable renters. Just Landlords, the specialist landlord insurer, explains why summer is a fantastic time to try and let your property. It’s fair to say that the...
July 17, 2018
Is it Buy-and-Hold season? Transaction volume growth falls as Buy-to-Let investors seek to remortgage
Transaction volumes are down across the UK, but what does this mean for the buy-to-let mortgage market? Today we have released our latest quarterly LendInvest Buy-to-Let Index, revealing an interesting trend for investors in this space. Take a look at our key findings for July 2018 below: Luton (#1) reclaims top spot for the third...
July 15, 2018
Meet the team: Naomi, Product Designer
We have a sit down with Naomi, our product designer, about how she came to be in this role, what a day looks like and what she predicts for FinTech
July 13, 2018
Meet the team: Gaurav, Automation Lead in Engineering
Meet Gaurav, the Automation Lead in Engineering in LendInvest, hear what he thinks about working in FinTech and what the future trends for the sector are
July 12, 2018
We've partnered with Onfido!
We are delighted to announce our new partnership with Onfido today. By incorporating Onfido’s proprietary technology into our digital application system, Buy-to-Let applicants can now confirm their identity online, instead of the need for paper forms. Their brokers can prove a client’s identity by simply uploading a photo of one identity document to LendInvest’s application...
July 11, 2018
Meet the team: Bob, Product Director
Meet Bob Vickers, our Product Director, who talks about his history before LendInvest and a what a typical day for him looks like