July 7th 2017 marks the third anniversary of lending at Landbay. We interviewed Landbay CEO and Co-Founder, John Goodall, about the biggest challenges, breakthroughs and his proudest moments, since the launch of the business.
Landbay has become one of a group of leading fintech start-ups to found an organisation dedicated to combatting financial crime.
Today we are delighted to announce that we have been granted ISA Manager status by HMRC, clearing the way for the launch of our Innovative Finance ISA before the end of this tax year.
Today, 22nd December 2016, Landbay has been granted full authorisation from the FCA for peer to peer lending, paving the way for the launch of our Innovative Finance ISA in the New Year.
Picking the right investment option is tricky when you’re a new investor. Our introduction to different investment methods will help you get started.
Landbay has signed HM Treasury’s Women in Finance Charter in an effort to promote a balanced and fair workplace within the financial services industry.
Whether you’re looking to breathe new life into your own home, make it more attractive to tenants or add more value to sell and move up the property ladder, there are a number of ways in which you can improve your home to maximise its price tag.
To successfully profit from the purchase of a rental property, you need to understand exactly what tenants want, so we asked some of our landlords 'what do they think tenants look for in a rental property’ below are some of the responses we received:
In the current long term low interest rate environment, new investors are being attracted by headline interest rates, however it’s important to dig deeper to fully understand the detail underneath the headline rates.
In 2014 Landbay launched with the idea of anchoring peer‐to‐peer lending to a consistently performing, robust asset class – residential property. Our platform brings our investors and borrowers closer together so that everyone can prosper from the British property market.
The shrewd investor should undertake some background research on any peer-to-peer platform they are considering investing with. Here are a few key factors points you should consider before investing.
Various forecasters have predicted a wide range of potential outcomes, but here at Landbay we are confident that the strength of the Private Rented Sector will continue.
From Basel to Brexit, the experts weighed up uncertainty versus prosperity, and from buy-to-let to Bank of Mum and Dad, the government was criticised for lack of socioeconomic foresight.
Traditional banks are under pressure from all angles, with competitors springing up in the form of new “challenger” banks and peer-to-peer (P2P) lenders, online payment services, FX providers and even robo-advisors.
We love hearing more about our lenders, their stories and what attracted them to invest in peer-to-peer lending. In this Q&A session we caught up with Divyan. We asked him about his experiences with peer-to-peer lending and how important investments are to him.
Today’s young people are told that they should be putting around 15% of their salary into a pension. But when the current average salary for Millennials aged 20 to 24-years-old is £16,400, according to HM Revenue & Customs, is there enough left to put into personal savings too?
Recently, fintech developments like peer-to-peer (P2P) lending are shaking up traditional finance sectors and it’s only a matter of time before technology driven disruption spreads to markets like housing, where demand already outstrips supply.
Today, 1st April 2016, we are thrilled to announce the launch of our latest proptech innovation; The ‘DroneHome’.
We love hearing more about our lenders, their stories and what attracted them to invest in peer-to-peer lending. In this Q&A session we caught up with Stuart.