Selling an investment property

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When you sell an investment property, it can be more complicated than selling your home, particularly if you have tenants in the property or if it means that you will be liable for Capital Gains Tax. If your property is tenanted, the first thing you need to do is to decide whether to sell with […]

Best areas of the UK for affordable upsizing

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A new study by property finance specialists, One77 Mortgages, has identified the places where moving to a bigger home has the smallest cost. The survey looked at Land Registry data to analyse the price increase from a flat to a terraced house, a semi-detached property and a detached home respectively. Moving from a flat to […]

The Governments NewBuy or Help to Buy scheme

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What is it? The NewBuy Guarantee scheme aims to help buyers who have a deposit of at least 5% to buy a new-build home. This is a smaller deposit than is normally required. This Help to Buy scheme comes in two parts: The first part which is a Help to Buy Equity Loan, available now, […]