Landlord Investor Magazine Article

Landlord Investor Magazine Article

ORLANDO RECORDS FASTEST GROWING POPULATION IN THE US AS INVESTORS LOOK TO THE SUNSHINE STATE Orlando is number one destination for population growth, welcoming over 60,400 new residents in 12 months (US Census Bureau) FOLLOWING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF ITS MOST FAMOUS RESIDENT, MICKEY MOUSE, THE US CITY OF ORLANDO IS CONTINUING TO ATTRACT A SIGNIFICANT NUMBER OF NEW INHABITANTS. CLICK TO READ THE MAGAZINE According to the most recent figures released by the US Census Bureau, Orlando is the number one destination for population growth, adding over 60,400 new residents in just 12 months (July 2014 to July 2015). This substantial increase accounted for a 2.6% growth in Orlando’s total population during the 12 month period, making it the fastest growing of the US’s 30 largest regions. Orlando’s rising population ensured that it was also named in Forbes.com’s prestigious list of America’s fastest growing cities. Compiled by ranking the 100 largest metro areas and their surrounding suburbs, they factor in population growth for 2015 and 2016, year-over-year job growth for 2015, the metro’s economic growth rate, unemployment, and median annual pay for college-educated workers in the area. Currently ranked 7th, with a substantial projected growth rate of 2.03% for 2016, Orlando is definitely a city to watch this year. With a rising population comes growing housing demand, and savvy international investors are increasingly looking to Orlando and the Sunshine State of Florida as a safe and secure destination, with a wealth of opportunities. In 2015 Orlando greeted over 66 million tourists, a 5.4% growth in comparison to 2014 As well as experiencing strong population growth, Orlando has also witnessed...

Florida Investment Properties

Florida investment properties have just become a lot more appealing! With UK Landlords facing more taxes it is no wonder there seems to be some grey clouds and uncertainty here in the UK. Some Landlords are looking at exit strategies and new investors are concerned. Well here’s an idea …. why not invest in “The Sunshine State” of Florida, with this great scheme that is being presented: You will not face a 3% Stamp Duty and you can spend up to six months basking in the glorious sunshine – plus there is a five year rental guarantee scheme! Passport check, sun-cream check and profit check!!! Read on to find out all the information about this great overseas investment opportunity. Two New and Important Reasons Why UK Landlords Should Invest in Orlando Buy-To-Let Long-Term Income Villas: No New UK “Landlord Stamp Tax” (@3% VAT) 5-Year Guaranteed Rental Income @ $2,500 per month “2016 can be a game-changing and unusually profitable year for astute UK landlords and international property investors in Florida”! So predicts Bill Cowie, a 30-year investment property veteran and Director of the Orlando-based BRITISH HOMES GROUP. Headquartered next to Disney World, the Group is involved with a unique guaranteed lease-back villa community known as Rosemont Woods. This long-awaited, predictable and reliable long-term investor scheme has been developed in association with Virgin Holidays (to secure their future bookings in “The Sunshine State”) and Contempo Homes, a leading Villa Management company in Central Florida, to help remove hands-on management responsibilities from UK villa owners and investors. As Contempo Homes President Gary Leventhal notes: “There is no other country in the Western...

Orlando home sales set record for June – Orlando Sentinel

If you measure the health of Orlando’s housing market by home sales, it is ready for an Iron Man competition. If you measure it by monthly price growth, maybe it’s more like a nice stroll. Home sales in the core market of Orange and Seminole counties set a record of 3,435 sales, according to a report released today by Orlando Regional Realtor Association. From a year ago, monthly sales were up more than 20 percent. Source: Orlando home sales set record for June – Orlando...