The holiday buy to let business can be a very worthwhile investment and can bring in an income that maybe surpasses the earnings of your day time job, that is if you do it the right way. While there are many ways to go about getting holiday buy to let funding most of them should be considered the wrong way unless you are an expert when it comes to financial matters.
While you can get a very good deal when it comes to holiday buy to let funding you just have to know where to look and very few of us do know. If you want to get the cheapest funding for your loan then putting the matter into the hands of a specialist broker is the best way to go. The broker will be able to find the best and lowest rate of interest for you based on the information that you give them.
Holiday buy to let funding is a complex business and there are many differences to the application process when it comes to getting a loan for a holiday buy to let. Perhaps one of the biggest differences is that rather than the loan being based solely on your income the lender will want to know that you will be able to meet about roughly 130% of the loan from your renters. The annual income from renting the holiday let should be somewhere around 8% of the mortgage, you will also have to take into consideration your other monthly outgoings such as replacing furnishings and supplies, insurance cover for yourself and the property and any other expenses that are generally associated with owning and running a business.
With this in mind you should at the very beginning of the venture taken such things into account as the location of the property, the type of tenants that you are going to appeal to, whether you are going to offer long term or short term letting and of course make sure you meet the requirements set out that class the property as a holiday let.
Investing in property for a buy to let business can be a wise choice and it can be a great success but it is imperative that you do your homework well. However when thinking of capitol growth you should think in the long term rather than the short which is a period of around 5 to 15 years, getting off on the right footing is of course essential and choosing to go with a broker for your holiday buy to let funding is the wisest choice you can make.