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UK house prices dip after last month’s stamp duty holiday deadline

UK house prices have seen their first fall since January, but homes are still priced £21,000 higher than this time last year.

UK

Businesses face new costs as three financial support schemes taper off

Companies need to start making furlough contributions from Thursday, while stamp duty and business rates holidays are curtailed.
Property News

Why the stamp duty holiday ending is good news for first-time buyers

The stamp duty holiday, which saw an estimated 1.3 million buyers pay no tax on the first £500,000 of their property price, came to an end on June 30.

Property News

London house prices rose 1.3% during stamp duty holiday

House prices have increased by an average of £16,000 nationally during the stamp duty holiday which ended on June 30.

Property News

Average price of a London home breaks £500,000 barrier for first time

The average London house price has risen £27,359 over the last three months.

Property News

Homes in sales pipeline at record high ahead of stamp duty deadline

The race for space is against the clock as this month’s stamp duty holiday deadline approaches, but new research reveals more than half of buyers mid-transaction will go ahead regardless.

Property News

Rishi Sunak announces stamp duty holiday extension until end of June

The stamp duty holiday will be extended until June 30, the Chancellor confirmed

Property News

Stamp duty holiday extension to trigger ‘spring stampede’, say agents

The tax break is expected to be extended until June in today’s Budget announcement

Property News

Stamp duty rumours and vaccine numbers push homes searches to new high

The new record of 8.51 million visits surpassed the previous one set on the day the stamp duty holiday was announced last year.

Property News

Rumoured stamp duty holiday extension would save 100k home sales

The extension would come after months of pressure from the industry and a 150,000-strong online petition

Property News

The latest sold house price data shows dramatic turnaround for London

London was the only UK region to record a fall in prices, with the average cost of a home dropping 1.1 per cent

Property News

Can the London property market withstand these six major threats?

The housing market is poised on a knife edge. Is it resilient enough to make it through the next year?

Property News

London homebuyers will save £10,500 if stamp duty holiday extended

Rishi Sunak is rumoured to be considering an extension to the tax break

Politics

Rishi Sunak mulls ‘extending stamp duty holiday by six weeks’

The Chancellor is being urged to act to prevent home sales falling through

Homes & Property

Stamp duty holiday and vaccine news drives house prices to 6-year high

Property prices are rising at their fastest rate since early 2015, with market momentum driven by the stamp duty holiday announced by the Chancellor in July this year. 
Property News

Stamp duty holiday and vaccine news drives house prices to 6-year high

Property prices are rising at their fastest rate since early 2015, with market momentum driven by the stamp duty holiday announced by the Chancellor in July this year. 

Homes & Property

How to beat the stamp duty tax holiday deadline

Preparation is key to maximising your chance of getting in under the stamp duty holiday wire. 
Homes & Property

How will a coronavirus vaccine affect the London property market?

From first-time buyer mortgages to the return of the international market, here's a deep dive into how a coronavirus vaccine could shape London housing. 
Property News

Will London house prices rise with a successful coronavirus vaccine?

From first-time buyer mortgages to the return of the international market, here's a deep dive into how a coronavirus vaccine could shape London housing. 

Homes & Property

How to beat the stamp duty tax holiday deadline

Preparation is key to maximising your chance of getting in under the stamp duty holiday wire. 

Property News

UK house prices hit all-time high in wake of stamp duty holiday

The "surprising spike" follows four months of falling house prices. 

Homes & Property

UK house prices hit all-time high in wake of stamp duty holiday

The "surprising spike" follows four months of falling house prices. 
Homes & Property

Mortgage approvals bounce back from "pandemic paralysis"

The number of approvals increased fourfold compared to May but were still well below pre-pandemic levels.
Buying & Mortgages

Mortgage approvals bounce back from "pandemic paralysis"

The number of approvals increased fourfold compared to May but were still well below pre-pandemic levels.

Homes & Property

Homes for sale outside London with up to £15k stamp duty savings

After the stamp duty 'holiday' announcement, here are the tax savings to be had on homes in 10 areas with average prices between £450,000 and £500,000.
Property News

Homes for sale outside London with up to £15k stamp duty savings

After the stamp duty 'holiday' announcement, here are the tax savings to be had on homes in 10 areas with average prices between £450,000 and £500,000.

Homes & Property

Who will save most money during the stamp duty holiday?

Buyers with home deals currently going through have found themselves with windfalls of thousands of pounds, but who'll benefit most from the stamp duty holiday going forward? 
Property News

Who will save most money during the stamp duty holiday?

Buyers with home deals currently going through have found themselves with windfalls of thousands of pounds, but who'll benefit most from the stamp duty holiday going forward? 

Homes & Property

Millions of movers rush to view property listings amid stamp duty cuts

A record 8.5 million would-be movers flooded the site on the day the stamp duty "holiday" was announced in a bid to find a new home before the temporary tax break ends.
Property News

Millions of movers rush to view property listings amid stamp duty cuts

A record 8.5 million would-be movers flooded the site on the day the stamp duty "holiday" was announced in a bid to find a new home before the temporary tax break ends.

Homes & Property

Rishi Sunak confirms stamp duty ‘holiday’ on homes up to £500,000

The changes come into effect immediately and will last until March 2021.
Property News

Rishi Sunak confirms stamp duty ‘holiday’ on homes up to £500,000

The changes come into effect immediately and will last until March 2021.

Homes & Property

How much you’ll save on stamp duty if you move home before April 2021

The Chancellor announced a stamp duty ‘holiday’ yesterday – here’s how to work out how much you’ll save if you complete on a home purchase in the next eight months.
Property News

How much you’ll save on stamp duty if you move home before April 2021

The Chancellor announced a stamp duty ‘holiday’ yesterday – here’s how to work out how much you’ll save if you complete on a home purchase in the next eight months.