Wednesday, 18 May 2022

Tag: property

Average house price climbs to over £190,000

The average house price in the UK has risen to a record high of over £190,000, according to mortgage lender Nationwide. The building society reports...

Labour to waive stamp duty for first-time buyers

The cost of the Labour Party’s pledge to abolish stamp duty for all first-time buyers of homes worth under £300,000 will be covered by...

Stamp duty change blamed for slump in central London property sales

The number of home sales in central London has fallen by one-third in the first quarter of 2015. In the first three months of 2015,...

Take Care of Your Abode. Property Advice

Save and Maintain Your Home & Inventory And It Will Last You Longer For Sure! Property Maintenance Everyone enjoys a cosy home and the property inventory...

Mortgage lender guilty of age discrimination

The Financial Ombudsman has criticised HSBC after the bank refused a couple in their 40s a £250,000 mortgage because the husband would have been...

Property prices rise 0.4% in March

Low inflation, record low mortgage rates and a cut in stamp duty rates helped house prices edge up 0.4% in March to lift the...

BTL lenders agree to tighter self-regulation

More than 90% of mortgage lenders have pledged to make the smallprint on their buy-to-let loans easier to understand. In a bid to stave off...

Generation rent looking for long-term landlords

A growing number potential first-time buyers have given up on the idea of owning their own home and are instead accepting the idea of...

Mansion tax is unfair attack on overseas investors

The notion that property in prime areas of central London is being snapped up by foreign investors who leave those homes empty is untrue. Attacking...

Landlord leaves tenants with no kitchen after ripping out bathroom

The landlord was fine, but unfortunately he liked to try and fix things on the cheap with the cheapest, stupidest handymen he could find....