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reallymoving.com launches new Stamp Duty Calculator

We’re pleased to announce the release of our Stamp Duty Calculator, designed to help you plan ahead and better work out your budget for buying a new home.

August 2019

reallymoving find that the 30th August is the most popular day to move home

Research by reallymoving and the HomeOwners Alliance has predicted that 30th August will be the most popular day to move this year.

August 2019

Another new housing minister – who is Esther McVey?

With the role becoming something of a poisoned chalice, this will be the 9th housing minister since 2010. In Boris Johnson’s recent cabinet reshuffle, Esther McVey was appointed housing minister. So what will she bring to the role?

July 2019

Scrapping Stamp Duty for downsizers could energise the property market

Scrapping Stamp Duty for downsizers would help free up larger family homes for families who need them and boost transaction levels throughout the property market, according to our research.
 

July 2019

House Price Forecast indicates house prices will rise by 1.2% in next 3 months

Reallymoving’s house price forecast uses quote form data to show how property prices will continue to increase across the country in the next three months.
 

July 2019

UK house prices due for summer surge according to new House Price Forecast

The new House Price Forecast from reallymoving uses quote form data to show how property prices are increasing across the country in the next three months.

June 2019

European home movers avoid UK post-referendum

The UK has fallen sharply out of favour with home movers from the European Union since the EU referendum, receiving just 22% of all home movers leaving the EU in March 2019 compared to two thirds (66%) in June 2016.

May 2019

‘Help to Buy premium’ rises to 12% as number of first time buyers grows

First time buyers using the government’s Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme paid 12% more in February 2019 than those buying new homes without the scheme.
 

April 2019

Number of new build properties bought by first time buyers up by 16%

With questions around new build properties and the profit from Help to Buy schemes, we had a look at our data to determine whether first time buyers were making use of government schemes, and what that might mean for them long term.

March 2019