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Platinum Property Partners (PPP) is a successful property investment business that enables both novice and seasoned property investors to build a sustainable and profitable portfolio. Since being established in 2007 by entrepreneur Steve Bolton, PPP has shown phenomenal growth, recruiting more than 200 partners who operate in 85 towns and cities across the UK.

Website: http://www.platinumpropertypartners.co.uk/

Why now IS a good time to start your own property business

10 January, 20160 Comments
Ongoing media and think-tank campaigns talk mostly of greedy landlords, substandard property and how the growth of the private rented sector is the main catalyst for rising house prices - therefore pushing home ownership further out of reach for 'generation rent'. It can be argued that such negative perceptions have been one of the driving forces behind the latest attacks on landlords - the proposed reduction in tax relief and increased regulation such as the Right to Rent scheme. It can be argued that such negative perceptions have been one of the driving forces behind the latest attacks on landlords - the proposed reduction in tax relief and increased regulation such as the Right to Rent scheme. However, the majority of articles fail to highlight the enormous benefits of investing in buy-to-let property despite a potential rise in costs and tax bills on the horizon. Investing in buy-to-let property is an excellent way to generate long-term returns. It can give you an income now, boost your pension pot for the future, benefit from capital appreciation over time and provide a tangible legacy that you can leave to your loved ones. - See more at:
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One way to retire before the age of 55

04 January, 20160 Comments
For a long time, Simon Whelan had planned on retiring by the time he was 55, but at 53 he still had no strategy for achieving this goal. He’d already taken the step to improve his work life balance by setting up his own business as a construction consultant, but needed to find a way of generating an alternative income within the next two
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Yet another blow to amateur buy-to-let investors

31 December, 20150 Comments
George Osborne last week announced in his Spending Review and Autumn Statement that he is introducing an additional 3% to the existing rate of Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) on purchases of additional residential properties, such as buy-to-lets and second homes from 1st April
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A franchise opportunity that led to more than one business

10 December, 20150 Comments
When Ania Jeffries joined Platinum Property Partners (PPP) in 2012 with her husband Simon, it was very much about building a property portfolio that would create wealth and financial security for the
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