Autumn Budget Reaction

As news hits us that Stamp Duty is to be abolished for first time property buyers purchasing property under £300,000 along with the underwhelming downgrade of the official economic growth estimations, reactions from our experts are as follows. Paresh Raja, CEO of bridging specialist MFS stated “After an underwhelming Spring Budget […]

What does the Budget mean for property?

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has delivered his first and last Spring Budget. If you’re a landlord, a homeowner, you’re saving to get on the property ladder, or you’re renting in London, read Portico London estate agent’s summary of how the Budget will affect you… I’m a landlord […]

Budget Changes Could Increase Housing Shortage

The Government’s decision to reduce mortgage interest relief for landlords could, in conjunction with other welfare changes, actually make housing problems in the UK even worse. Many people have the perception that landlords are often fat-cats who have huge portfolios and it is understandable that the Government would want to […]