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The Buy to let boom continues 1/03/2017

New studies from The Treasury prove that landlords are continuing to purchase buy to let property despite the stamp duty surcharge. The new rules regarding Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) came into effect from April 2016 and saw those purchasing an 

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Low rates remain for buy to let mortgages 20/02/2017

Landlords have been taking advantage of record low rates when it comes to financing their property investments. The Bank of England recently announced they would keep the base interest rate 0.25%.

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House prices see average increase of £4,000 24/01/2017

Latest research from Halifax has highlighted a 6.5% increase in property prices throughout 2016. The monthly house price report published by the national bank  saw a new national house price average of 

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Positive property market remains post-referendum 26/09/2016

The UK is performing exceptionally well following on from initial Brexit fears. New research from the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has shown stabilising property prices

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Property continues to outperform pension returns 14/09/2016

A leading industry figurehead has recently stated that property is still the best investment option for retirement. The Bank of England’s chief economist, Andy Haldane, has expressed his opinion on the longstanding

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