Lancashire, UK (PRWEB UK) 31 October 2014
Find UK Property conducts regular surveys on non-residents who are looking to buy or have purchased property in the UK. A recent survey conducted in late September 2014 showed that the most popular properties being purchased outside London for pure investment were 2-bed terraced houses.
Investors living overseas (include expats and foreign nationals) see the UK as secure country for long term investment with the aim of using rental income for childrens UK education, their UK holidays or ultimately as a pension. Such buyers are looking for investments that would give the best net rental income.
The survey conducted by Find UK showed that over 50% of such investors were considering 2-bedroom terraced houses. In total less than 16% were considering non-terraced houses.
Andy Noble, Senior Marketing Consultant at Find UK Property said The low prices of terraced houses outside London and high rental yields means that such properties are the best types for investment.
He added: Increasing number of overseas buyers are now looking closely at rental yields to generate income and their research is taking them down the road of buying lower cost terraced property away from London. This generates higher income for the same total value of investment. Our best-selling house in the North West of England costs just