This article concludes that mortgage brokers are looking for more lenders to offer Airbnb mortgages, to meet a rising demand for people looking to buy holiday lets.

It cites the weak pound encouraging international visitors to visit the UK, while possible travel disruption around Brexit is causing people to holiday at home.

Fewer than 10 lenders are serving this market, but brokers are predicting an increase in the number who might start offering Airbnb mortgages throughout 2019.

Currently, more than half of all Airbnb listings are for entire properties which seems to provide opportunities for both borrowers and lenders to enter this market, which is also taxed differently from traditional buy-to-let.

However, local laws regarding maximum length of let should be considered, if there are any.

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