Will the London Market Stagnate?
There have been some interesting reactions to the budget changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax; changes that have clearly been targeted at the London market, but will have impact on transaction levels at the top of the market right across the United Kingdom.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Build To Let
It would appear that the Government are looking into viability of such a scheme in the light of some research commissioned by the largest Landlord in the Private Rental Sector which is indicating a significant shift in public attitudes to long term renting.
Thursday, February 23, 2012
Trends in Rents and Yield
There is some evidence that rents are continuing to rise against a background of shortage of supply and increased financial hardship being experienced by tenants.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Loans, Yields and More Numbers.
It is the season for mortgage data release.
Friday, February 17, 2012
Is Oxford's Housing Policy On The Rocks?
It would appear that Oxford City Council is still insisting on cutting off our noses to spite everybody's face.
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
At least we aren't in Norwich!
It has been reported that Norwich have recently increased their licensing fees (for HMOs) by over 500%
David Smith of Anthony Gold Solicitors has explored the legality of this increase.
Friday, February 10, 2012