Spending on Your Rental Investment Makes Sense

26 Apr 2021

Why spending £10k on your rental investment makes sense…

Spending money can be a bit painful but when you spend it wisely on your rental investment is makes sense.  This 1 bedroom flat in Glasgow’s West end was sourced for a client who was keen to add to his portfolio – it was an off-market purchase that we secured in early March in a popular location but it did need some TLC.

With a budget of around £10,000 we have added new double glazing, a new kitchen, redecoration and generally increased the rentability, the actual monthly rent achieved and all without the client being in the country.

The rent before works was £475 per month and we will now achieve a rent of £200 per month more – the tenant will be happy in a nice fresh property and will hopefully stay long term. Of course, the cherry on top is that the value of this property will have increased by more than the spend…

Check out the before and afters here…

Property Investment - before and after



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