Case Studies : Estate Agency : Lettings : Buy To Let Investments : Buy-to-Let Country Cottages

Buy-to-Let Country Cottages

Background

Portfolio of 25 rural cottages in need of  upgrading, 20 minutes from Edinburgh.

Brief

Realise the property income potential without losing sense of community. Invest in residential property for a minimum 3% return (repairs and capital improvements) to match market demand. Review rents to rates approaching market levels.

Benefits

76% increase in cottage rents over 8 years (50% overall estate sales - excluding forestry).