Everything you need to know about the new Stamp Duty Holiday Extension

Mar 9th 2021

Since the first stamp duty holiday was announced, the property market has thrived and is set to continue until the end of the year, after the recent announcement by Chancellor Rishi Sunak. With the pent-up demand from buyers who want to move home,...

With the recent budget announcement from Chancellor Rishi Sunak, how will this affect the property market?

Mar 4th 2021

With the new budget announcement by Chancellor Rishi Sunak, we have summarised how this will affect the property market. The Chancellor has extended the Stamp Duty Holiday, alongside the furlough scheme, whilst introducing a new 95% Loan-To-Value mortgage...

More than 750,000 buyers have benefited from the stamp duty holiday!

Feb 26th 2021

More than 750,000 buyers have benefited from the stamp duty holiday announcement, with an average of £4,660 saved per property transaction for people who have bought a home up to £500,000. Collectively, since Rishi Sonak made the stamp duty holiday...

What is shared ownership, and how does it work?

Feb 19th 2021

Shared ownership is a great way to step onto the property ladder and help you own part of a property that otherwise may have been unaffordable. Shared ownership is very similar to buying a property outright, however, with shared ownership, you will...

UK house prices closed at a four-year high in 2020!

Feb 10th 2021

2020 has been a challenging year with the start of the pandemic and saw the first of several national lockdowns we have seen in recent times. However, the property market is still thriving, even after it was closed during the first lockdown.  With...

The government will discuss in Parliament whether to extend the stamp duty holiday!

Feb 4th 2021

A petition which has received more than 100,000 signatures has triggered a debate to be held in Parliament, to call for the government to extend the stamp duty holiday.  Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a stamp duty holiday last July, exempting...