Category: House Prices

Should home sellers pay stamp duty?

Would changing the rules around stamp duty fees help younger people get onto the property ladder?

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First time buyers face more problems

There have been numerous reports out this week showing that first time buyers have seen a steep rise in property prices.

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26% of parents are moving to secure a school catchment area address

Over 58% of parents in the UK with children of school age say catchments areas will have an impact on where they choose to live in the future.      

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Think tank reveals a fall in home ownership in major cities

Finding from the think tank, Resolution Foundation, have revealed that some major cities, including Manchester, have seen a marked dip in home ownership since the early 2000s.

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Snakes and Ladders series; Grey spots

The final chapter of the housing journey begins when people start trading in large family homes for smaller ones.      

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Posted by: Laura Ellis Categories: Buying, Buying Property, Economy, Environment, House Prices, Industry News, Latest News, Property Advice, Property Market, Property News, Savings, Selling, Selling Property, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Snakes and Ladders series; Grey spots

Properties of the month

We have a selection of homes for all types of buyers in our July round up of properties of the month.    

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Somewhere in the middle

Having traded up from a flat or a smaller house, the middle of the housing journey is firmly the preserve of families living in large homes.

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Posted by: Laura Ellis Categories: Buying, Buying Property, Environment, House Prices, Industry News, Latest News, Mortgages, Property Advice, Property Market, Property News, Savings, Selling, Selling Property, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Somewhere in the middle

First-time movers

We’re comfortable talking about first time buyers, a journey given much scrutiny and much measurement, but we are much less likely to talk about those moving for the first time.

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