As the regulatory environment for lending shifts to maintain stability in the economy, the amount if interest- only loans approved has dramatically decreased. Regulatory changes have made interest-only loans costly for property investors, making principal and interest loans a more popular route. This, however, hasn't always been the case. The trend about 10 years ago was for advisers and brokers to recommend interest-only investor loans as only the interest is tax deductible.
As the winter months approach, it's essential for landlords and property managers to keep their properties in peak condition throughout the seasonal change. Taking the steps now to prevent any potential damage or costly repairs to your property in the winter months will save you money in the long-term and keep your property in excellent condition. Follow the steps below to make sure your investment properties are winter ready. Inspect rain gutters Clogged gutters can cause se