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Leasehold Law Changes: How Will The Property Market React?

The government has proposed the reform of leasehold laws, with new rules possibly arriving within two years. We analyse whether the prospect of the new rules will have an impact on the property market from today What are the key proposals? There are three major proposed changes, further details of […]

Managing the Impact of Capital Gains Tax Following a Property Sale

In identifying ways to cover the considerable costs brought about by the pandemic of 2020, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has suggested a substantial raise in the amount of tax levied on capital gains. Higher-rate taxpayers will be amongst those who are hit hardest, if this report is to come to fruition. […]

The Four S’s of Building Your Property Empire

The most daunting thing for anyone with dreams of building a property empire is often knowing where to start. There are taxes, regulations, stamp duty, landlord duties and a host of things to consider, on top of knowing what property to purchase, when and where. But could it be easier […]

The rise of the let-to-let market

How property owners are becoming landlords and tenants to upsize their home. By Richard O’Neill, Managing Director, Lettings at Romans, an LRG company. You’ve heard of the buy-to-let market. By now, you’ve probably heard of rent-to-rent, but have you heard of another growing housing trend: let-to-let? It’s seeing homeowners become […]

Could Resale Investments Be The Right Investment for You?

A resale property is essentially a property which is being “flipped” by someone who has bought off-plan. The original buyer gets the benefit of capital appreciation. The new buyer gets a property with high appeal to tenants. In fact, it may already be tenanted. The advantages of resale property Most […]

Developing A Property? Here are Some Finance Options

Property developers also require financial support with their projects, to enable them to keep expanding their career. Property development can cost a lot of money, as there is so much that needs to be considered within the project. Experienced property developers have a good idea of how much each project […]

6 Finance Options Are Available for Renovating A House

House renovations are becoming more popular, but it is not a cheap thing to do. Most of the time with house renovations, people plan to renovate the whole house and make it their home, but there is a lot of planning, work and money that goes into this. As it […]

Tory Mayor Candidate Vows To Build 100,000 New Homes for Young Londoners

Tory mayor candidate Shaun Bailey has promised to build 100,000 new homes for young londoners, if he is elected next year, Property Secrets reports. Bailey will be up for election in May 2021 and has outlined plans to build ‘millennial homes’ that are aimed at young Londoners – to buy […]