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    ITV looking for Landlords and Tenants

    ITV's current affairs series 'Tonight' is looking for people to take part in a programme about the recent growth in the Buy to Let Market.

    We're looking for:
    A wannabe Landlord – currently looking for a property who feels they want to invest in bricks and mortar after losing faith in pensions and other investments to secure a future for themselves.

    A new Landlord who is just starting out maybe with 1 or 2 properties and hoping to earn good yield as well as using the properties as a pension instead of investing for the future elsewhere. (maybe you are just decorating/working on the property before you let it)

    An experienced Landlord who having not invested during the downturn has started to extend their portfolio after seeing the recent growth in the buy to let market.

    We're really interested in learning how much confidence there is in buy to let amongst Landlords and where the apparent 'hotspots' appear to be (aside from London and the South East)

    You can reach me at emily.burndred@itv.com

    Thank you

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    Just in case anyone is wondering, Emily did seek the agreement of LLZ before posting this thread.
    I also post as Mars_Mug when not moderating

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