New '30 Day' Capital Gains Tax Rule
There have already been changes to how CGT is collected with a new 30-day Capital Gains Tax (CGT) rule coming into force. Buy to Let landlords and...View Full Details
Outlook for Island House Prices
We thought it would be timely to tell you what we are seeing on the ground and how the market fundamentals might play out in the months ahead.View Full Details
Stamp Duty – a temporary holiday from a hated tax.
After intense speculation all week about a potential stamp duty holiday for residential property purchases, the detail was confirmed when the Chanc...View Full Details
The extraordinary growth of single person households
Analysis by the Office for National Statistics shows that the number of single person households is expected to grow to 7.9 million within the next...View Full Details
Mortgages – Important News for Investors and First Time B...
The Bank of England base rate remains unchanged at it’s lowest ever level – just 0.1%. Still seems unbelievable doesn’t it? The prospect of negativ...View Full Details
Does everyone want to move to the Isle of Wight?
It has felt a bit like that in the last couple of weeks, since we re-opened our office on the 18th May. There has been much speculation in the medi...View Full Details
Company Cars that really deliver the goods
Estate Agents are famous for loving their cars and wearing nice suits – but these are truly extraordinary times. Clipboards, briefcases and cameras...View Full Details
Announcement – Rent on Time Scheme is Suspended for New L...
As a direct consequence of the Coronavirus crisis, I am sure that you are aware that the Government announced last night that the UK will stop all ...View Full Details
Today’s Budget and Rate Cut
This was the first budget from the new Chancellor Rishi Sunak and from a housing perspective, he majored on the provision of affordable and safe ho...View Full Details
Housing Market News Round Up
There is never any shortage of news when it comes to property matters. The New Year and post election bounce have led to a VERY busy market, and th...View Full Details
Prices Rising, Market Strong. Time to Move.
We predicted it, and now Rightmove confirms it. Just a couple of weeks ago we predicted a ‘Boris Brexit Bounce’ and there is no doubt it’s happenin...View Full Details
2020 – House Price Forecasts
What’s in store for the next 12 months? Welcome to our first blog post of 2020 and with the new year underway, it seems a good time to look at what...View Full Details
Want to Sell In January? Start Here. Start Now.
Why it makes sense to launch your property to the market on Boxing day. January is a busy time if you are an estate agent. Lots of new buyers come ...View Full Details
Housing News and Views Round Up
A quick summary of everything we found interesting in the housing market over the last couple of weeks House Prices rise – but not in London The la...View Full Details