Tracker vs fixed, 20 year property investment analysis
October 26th, 2022
27 mins 1 sec
About this Episode
Simon and Stuart are talking about the new (much higher) mortgage stress test rates and their real world effect. Plus a real-world analysis of a tracker vs fixed mortgage rates over the last 20 years.
The chat this week includes:
- Last weeks episode on mortgage rates.
- Try out the new stress rates using the PaTMa buy-to-let profit calculator.
- Don't miss fixed rate mortgage expiry dates with Property Manager.
- The scary new stress test rates - and how they look in practice.
- Stuart's studio flat now (including below market rent).
- If purchasing without a mortgage (and with market rent).
- GetGround research.
- Cash buying for higher ROI.
- Comparing the cost of a (real) tracker mortgage vs fixed rate mortgage(s) over the last 20 years.
- Bank of England base rate history.
- Historic fixed mortgage rates from Statista.
- Recent fixed mortgage rate data from the Bank of England.
- Simon's tracker vs fixed analysis spreadsheet.
- Saving £56,000 over 20 years!
- Find us on Twitter, YouTube or LinkedIn: Stuart, Simon.
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