Successful Property Letting – How to Make Money in Buy to Let is the UK’s “must have” guide for all landlords, property investors and homebuyers – useful for both new landlords and for more experienced investors in residential property as well as organisations wishing to understand the private rented sector better. (For the Kindle version, click here).

For over five years it has been the UK’s top selling property title, outselling all the titles by the “TV property celebrities.” It has sold over 75,000 copies.

Packed with information and advice, a brand new fully updated and revised fifth edition came out in April 2015.

The new edition includes updates on mortgages, Universal Credit, buying Below Market Value (BMV) property, letting to people on housing benefits, No Money Down deals, changes to capital gains tax, HMOs, tenancy deposit schemes, energy performance certificates (EPCs), disability regulations, licensing of landlords and more.


Read what the media and the real property experts said about it…..

THE DAILY TELEGRAPH said …”This is mandatory reading, full of invaluable information about letting property. Lawrenson’s guide leaves no stone unturned and talks landlords through all the scenarios that can happen. The style of writing is to the point and the boxed size stories are invaluable.”

LANDLORDZONE.CO.UK said… “David Lawrenson has made a valuable contribution to the savvy landlord’s bookshelf by producing a book based on a lot of practical experience— something money just cannot buy…… the book’s up-to-date content and sound advice provides an excellent guide to those who want to make a success of buying and renting out property for the long-term.”

THE NATIONAL LANDLORDS ASSOCIATION said… “Among the many books on how to succeed in the buy-to-let market, this tome stands out as a practical and extremely detailed guide for landlords.… so crammed full of tips that even an experienced property manager is likely to pick up some fresh ideas.”

LANDLORDLAW.CO.UK said… “A worthy addition to any property investors bookshelf. There are chapters on the economics of letting, and how to find suitable properties, plus guidance on the regulations you have to comply with …. including guides through the minefield of arranging finance and purchasing property.”

“Successful Property Letting – How to Make Money in Buy to Let” is published by Right Way Books. Click Here to Buy the Book plus anything else at Amazon.

If you would like to order a large batch of the book for your organisation (Minimum 40 units) we can negotiate a special reduced rate. Contact me to discuss.


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