Part 2: Benefits of Life Tenancy Investments

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Following up on last week’s Part 1: Introduction to Life Tenancy Investments (LTI), WealthUp continues to speak to Mark Blackwell, Co-Founder of MacBeale on how LTI can benefit investors from all over the world.

In this exclusive series, Mark Blackwell shares the top 5 reasons on why you should consider life tenancy investments – if you haven’t already. 

WealthUp (WU): Before we get to the good stuff, what’s the usual range of capital that investors would need to put?

Mark Blackwell (MB): Typically investors need between £100-200k to invest in an LTI; but some of the properties do reach up to 500k – particularly the London properties. 

WU: Which region of investors would benefit most from LTI, or where is the majority of your investors from?

MB: Anyone can benefit from buying an asset half-price. However, we’ve found that overseas/ distant landlords (who are frustrated by being at the mercy of their tenants and letting agents) are the ones who tend to see the most benefits for a property with a life tenancy.

The majority of our investors are domestic in the UK. For overseas, our hotspots are Singapore, Hong Kong and the UAE. 

WU: With that said, what are the top 5 benefits of a Life Tenancy Investment?

MB: There are many reasons, however here are some of the bigger pull factors:

Written by

Cheryl Toh

Last updated on

October 11th 2019, 10:34 am

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