One industry representative has recently reminded landlords that the buy-to-let property process is all about the research.
Editor of website Property Hawke, Chris Horne stated that there are a number of amateur landlords around the UK who must ensure they conduct research in a number of areas before they decide to make a purchase.
Horne added that it is important to understand the kind of property they are buying alongside the location and the rental demand.
Earlier this month Citizens Advice reported that there were three million private rented sector households across the country. As such, it is important for new landlords to understand the competition.
Once properties have been purchased, decisions still remain as to interior decoration and what should go into the home.