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27th July 2016
After months of protests and consternation, the last in a raft of tax changes to hit landlords is due to start from April 2017 unless new Chancellor Phillip Hammond announces a last-minute U-turn. Buy to let property owners have dreaded the introduction of mortgage finance relief and quietly hoped the recent... ... more »
21st July 2016
House prices were up 8.1% in the 12 months to the end of May, according to the last official pre-Brexit data. The figures from the Office of National Statistics benchmark the cost of an average home at £211,230 before the June 23 referendum. ... more »
13th July 2016
Data from one of the country’s leading estate agents reveals that the number of buy to let landlords looking to buy property has plunged to the lowest level for six years. The drop follows the government introducing a stamp duty surcharge for landlords and second home owners from April 1. ... more »
7th July 2016
Property business shares have taken a tumble as shudders over uncertain house prices rock the City. Letting and estate agents have taken a bruising while stock market values of online property portals also taken a hit. ... more »
5th July 2016
The law of unforeseen consequences has cropped up again to penalise buy to let owners who rent their home before moving into a place of their own. The Treasury has explained stamp duty rules were designed to trap landlords who moved out of their owned home into a rented property... ... more »