Stuff we've discussed on IRC.
Posted by ats at 2006-12-16 01:02
"Husband and wife magnates Fergus and Judith Wilson have just signed a deal to buy their 700th house. If things go to plan, they will become the country's first buy-to-let billionaires."
In other words, why I'm unlikely to be able to afford a house any time soon.
An Ashford estate agent is quoted as saying "As soon as a suitable property for a first-time buyer comes on to the market you get three or four buy-to-let investors putting in offers."