Our criteria for the purchase included:
The works required to make it a Professional HMO included:
The extension did not require Planning permission because it is within permitted development. Under the new planning framework one does not need to get Planning for extensions to homes and business premises, subject to specific limits and conditions. Single-storey rear extension must not extend beyond the rear wall of the original house* by more than three metres if an attached house or by four metres if a detached house. For full details you can get the information
The case study below is of a property that Manni Chopra has sourced for her Investor and converted it into a 5 rooms high-end Professional HMO.
A mid-terrace 4-bedroomhouse sourced from the open market. The house had been on the market for over 6 months for £205k. The property was generally in a good condition but needed cosmetic work and an extension to create a living room.