At a time where deposit affordability remains a significant barrier to first time buyers, it is disappointing that the Chancellor did not take the opportunity to extend the Stamp Duty holiday.
However, if you’re currently looking to take your first step on the property ladder, and you’re prepared to move quickly there are still a couple of months left to take advantage of the offer which terminates in March 2012. Until then all first time buyers purchasing property for under £250,000 will pay zero duty. Here are some of our favourites that fall within the threshold.
This modern third floor 2 bedroom apartment comes at a very competitive price. It has an entrance hall, open plan lounge/diner, shaker style kitchen, bathroom with shower, bedrooms and allocated parking. What’s more, it comes with no chain.