Buying a property can be stressful. However, it does not have to be difficult.

December 11th, 2014 | news and blog | 0 Comment

Buying a property or a home is a long and complex process. Typically, it will involve the following steps:   Borrowing   You should get in touch with a mortgage broker and see how much you can actually borrow. They will help you scour the market for the best deals available and show you how to maximise your borrowing power.   Define Your Criteria   The next step involves deciding the exact kind of property you are looking for. Think ...


Stamp Duty Overhaul in Autumn Statement

December 9th, 2014 | news and blog | 0 Comment

There are many examples of hyperbole in uk property news stories, but none more bandied about than the 'sweeping' or 'grand' reforms of stamp duty that were outlined in the Autumn Statement, the last before the general election. So what exactly do these reforms mean for the man on the street? Are they really so 'sweeping' or 'grand'?  Impact of the new system The surprising truth is that the talk of how impactful these changes are is, for once, not overstated. ...