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LACK OF HOMES FOR SALE PUSHES ASKING PRICES TO RECORD HIGH

Monday July 19, 2021

Sellers are hiking their price tags despite the disappearance of stamp duty savings due to a drought of properties on the market The property market recorded its busiest ever first half of a year, pushing asking prices to a record high for the fourth consecutive month. A surge in demand combined with a shortage of supply has meant that […]

STAMP DUTY EXTENSTION: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

Monday July 12, 2021

You can still save up to £2,500 in stamp duty if you buy a home before the end of September. Our guide has all the details. The full stamp duty holiday has now drawn to a close but there’s still a tax break available on the first £250,000 of a property purchase until the end […]

HOUSE PRICES DIP FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 5 MONTHS AS STAMP DUTY HOLIDAY WINDS DOWN

Wednesday July 7, 2021

House prices have fallen for the first time in five months as the winding down of the stamp duty holiday eases a property-buying frenzy. The average cost of a home in the UK dipped to £260,358 in June, according to lender Halifax, although this was still £21,000 higher than the same month last year thanks to months […]