“Maybe for longer than that. But no one really knows how long that’s going to continue for.
“So if you are making an investment for the next 10 to 20 years, what’s happening today isn’t necessarily going to apply for the whole of that time.
“But what I find encouraging about your particular property is that you originally bought it to be a buy-to-let.
“So you know it’s going to work as a regular buy-to-let.
“I’ll be more nervous about a holiday let that can only really work for that purpose and you don’t have a plan B.
“In your case you could have a go at using it as a holiday let and if it doesn’t work out or if it starts working out and then stops, you can always switch it back to a buy-to-let and make perhaps less money but have a steadier and easier time of it.”
The experts also said it’s not going to be “that straightforward” to switch a holiday let back.