You have a spare £50k and you like the idea of using it to make a profit through property. Once upon a time, buy-to-let would be the obvious strategy to pursue. But these days, not so much.
Back in 2016, George Osborne identified landlords as a soft target, and over the next four years, landlords’ buy-to-let mortgage interest and fees ceased to be tax-deductible. This made a significant number of portfolios unprofitable and forced thousands of landlords to leave the market altogether.