Capital Gains Tax on Sales?

Thursday 04 February 2016  / Ruth Montia

The National Institute for Economic and Social Research has said that the current system of taxing households and capital values is possibly “the worst of all worlds” and should be replaced by something fairer and transparent. It believes imposing...


HouseSimple introduce high street ‘No Sale No Fee’ option

Wednesday 27 January 2016  / Ruth Montia

The Online agency HouseSimple has decided to introduce a high street agency option for vendors of ‘No Sale-No Fee’.  This option will only be available to those who use their preferred conveyancer and mortgage provider.A few of the other online...


LSL Price index indicates houses prices will again rise this year

Thursday 14 January 2016  / Ruth Montia

LSL Property services price index indicates that average house prices in England and Wales have increased by 6.6% in 2015 with the possibility of reaching an astonishing £300,000 average price in 2016. LSL data shows that the average home price has grown...


Halifax Data suggests average home price around £208,000

Friday 08 January 2016  / Ruth Montia

Halifax have released data showing that house prices in the three months to the end of 2015 were 9.5% higher than in that same three month period in 2014.This suggests that the average price of a UK home is now around the £208,286 mark.Halifax...