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Solicitor and Licensed Conveyancer price transparency great for home buyers

The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) and Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC) have introduced new transparency rules with regards to pricing.

November 2018

First Time Buyer Stamp Duty Exemption – great for buyers but hard on the treasury?

The HMRC reported today that 58,800 first time buyers claimed Stamp Duty exemption in the third quarter of 2018, taking the total number of users to 180,500.

November 2018

Is Black Friday coming to the property market?

Can first time buyers benefit from property price drops?

November 2018

38% of homebuyers who used Help to Buy this year would be ineligible after 2021

With the news that the government are revising the Help to Buy Equity Scheme from 2021, making it only available to first time buyers, and imposing regional price caps, our data tells us that over a third of the people who used the scheme in 2018 would no longer be eligible.
 

November 2018