Buying Property in the United Kingdom

By BethPembrook, 06 September, 2017

Expats looking to buy property in the UK will find that more often than not it can be very costly. Despite this, the demand for it has not dropped. As always with shopping for property, location is a core deciding factor in choosing what you buy, and it's also one of the biggest influences on price.

While many UK cities have seen house prices decline since the recent banking crisis, prime London property exists in its own little bubble seeing prices jump by up to six percent over the last year.  As property in London is in short supply, this has enabled property prices to remain extremely high.

Even though the UK have been in a double-dip recession and mortgages have been a lot more difficult to secure, the current economic climate presents good opportunities for those buying property outside of the capital.

Foreigners are able to buy property in the UK and most nationalities are eligible for investment loans, however, there are a lot fewer banks offering them these days. If you are looking to buy property in the United Kingdom, here are a few steps that you can take...

Steps to buying property in the UK:

How to find property for sale in the UK:

Buying a property in the UK is exciting! It's a great country to live in and if you do your research properly, you'll be able to find an affordable property.