This guide is aimed at those who are first time landlords or considering becoming a buy to let landlord; but could also prove useful for landlords with previous experience. Either follow section by section, or choose the section that is most relevant to you. When you are thinking of becoming a buy to let landlord it is a good idea to do some research first so that you understand what will be involved, have read relevant legislation, and understand the extent of your legal responsibilities.
Costs versus potential return
Consider the expenses in buying a property and getting it ready to rent, vs potential income. Also included is a detailed breakdown of the day to day costs involved in being a landlord.