Stamp Duty Holiday - The End is Nigh
The Stamp Duty Land Tax Relief for first time buyers buying a property between £125,001 and £250,000 comes to an end on 24th March 2012.
First time buyers buying a property at a ...
Energy Performance Certificates for Rented Properties
From 1st October 2008 all landlords in England and Wales will be required to provide an Energy Performance Certificate for their property. Failure to do so will incur a £200 penalty.
Under new legislation, ...
General Permitted Development Rights
Householders currently enjoy significant permitted development rights which largely remove the need to apply for planning permission for someone looking to alter or extend their home within certain ‘permitted development’ levels.
Under Planning legislation as a general ...
Auction purchases - flourishing during the recession
Going once, going twice, sold! What can be more exciting than buying a property at auction?
This is a question that you might now be able to ask an increasing number of your friends ...
Selling your home with a "Full Service History"
Having a car with a full service history can add value to your vehicle. Adopting the same approach to selling your home can have similar results.
The introduction of Home Information Packs ...
The Big Moving Day
I always think that moving house is rather like giving birth-months of waiting and then the big day being the birth or in the case of a house, the exchange of contracts. Reaching this point is ...