During last week’s budget, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced the government will be introducing 95% mortgages from next month. The move will allow first time buyers and home movers to purchase a property with a 5% deposit. Last year Boris… Read More
The government announced an extension to the current Stamp Duty holiday during yesterday's Budget – brilliant news for those just starting or currently in the process of buying and/or selling a property! The current nil rate band on… Read More
The UK is in a third national lockdown, but house moves can still take place. To save you money on moving over the next few months, we’re offering two great savings. 20% off conveyancing fees* Take 20% off conveyancing fees with our… Read More
The government has announced a new national lockdown following a public address by Prime Minister Boris Johnson on 4th January 2021. The lockdown is expected to be reviewed on 15th February 2021. In contrast to the national lockdown in… Read More
The government announced a local lockdown in Leeds on 25th September. Following Boris Johnson’s announcement on Monday 12th October, Leeds has been placed in Tier Two – households cannot mix indoors and the rule of six applies outdoors. If… Read More
The government has announced welcome changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) with immediate effect. The changes will apply until 31st March 2021 and will boost the housing market following the UK's lockdown.Buyers looking to purchase a… Read More
From Wednesday 13th May, lockdown measures have been eased to allow house moves and property viewings to resume. The news is welcome for the many thousands of people whose moves had been put on hold due to the pandemic. The new guidance… Read More
Yesterday the press reported that the UK mortgage market is in ‘lockdown’. The situation isn’t as clear-cut as the headlines make it out to be – we’re here to allay your concerns and answer your questions. Can I still get a mortgage? At the… Read More
As the country nears the end of its first week in effective ‘lockdown’, the government has issued guidance for those moving house during this difficult period.
Autumn has arrived and with it, rust and red leaves, cosy jumpers and pumpkin spiced lattes. But let’s face it, the dull lighting that accompanies the UK’s autumn season isn’t quite as good as the brighter spring and summer months…… Read More
Since becoming Prime Minister on 24th July 2019, Boris Johnson has proposed several changes within the property sector to improve market conditions and buyer confidence. But what are the plans and how could they affect you?
East Leeds is undoubtedly ‘up-and-coming’ this year. Changes are afoot, making the areas to the east of the city centre ideal for investing or putting down roots. Colton Extensive development is putting Colton on the map –… Read More