The number of buy-to-let products available to limited companies doubles in just one year. 

It's not a huge surprise as embattled landlords have come under siege from HMRC. 

It's also welcome news. 

Right now the average rate for a limited company is 4.22% v 2.97% so a bit of competition should narrow that. 

Legal costs are also an issue. They are more expensive for limited companies as you would expect but some of the checks and safeguards are OTT. 

For example, one client paid out £5,000 in fees for a £60,000 loan!