easyProperty launch their residential sales service

Monday 10 August 2015  / Ruth Montia

The online agency easyProperty has today launched its residential sales service with a sales section on the website.easyProperty offer vendors three services with prices ranging from £475 to £1,500 including VAT.They describe...


Stamp duty reforms encourage investors to split their purchases

 / Ruth Montia

Independent buying agency Black Bricks says before the stamp duty reforms announced by Chancellor George Osborne in 2014, someone with £2m to invest would have probably purchased a single property and by splitting their purchases they are diminishing...


The budget tax change will reduce UK house price growth

Friday 07 August 2015  / Ruth Montia

The Chancellor George Osborne had announced in the Budget last month that tax relief on mortgage interest payments and arrangement fees that incurred when taking out buy to let mortgages would be restricted to the basic rate of income tax, presently 20%....


Labour MP says ‘No!’ to extend Right To Buy

 / Ruth Montia

The Labour MP for Islington North, Jeremy Corbyn, has said that he would vote to end to all forms of Right To Buy and would support challenging development on the Green Belt.In an interview in Red Brick (left-wing housing blog) the Labour leadership...


Nationwide’s new Price Index Data

Thursday 06 August 2015  / Ruth Montia

The Nationwide building society have said that since monitoring the last year, there are “tentative signs that annual house price growth may be stabilising close to the pace of earnings growth, which has historically been around four per cent”.UK...