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Latest House Price Index From Our Partners At Rightmove

19 July 2019  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Latest House Price Index From Our Partners At Rightmove First drop in prices this year signals buyers’ market in second half of 2019 The price of property coming to market falls by 0.2% (-£656), the first monthly fall so far in 2019 Key m

Important information to landlords regarding their marketing

15 November 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Over at the National Landlord's Association (NLA) there has been an important article released concerning landlords and marketing their properties. If you are thinking of marketing on Rightmove and Zoopla via I Am The Agent then we strongly recommend

Spotlight on Lewisham

29 October 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Lewisham is a Borough of South London that is undergoing significant regeneration and investment in recent years. Younger couples and families are moving to the area, as Lewisham has become more accessible with the DLR and the National Rail services,

More mortgage news for January 2018

24 January 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of some key changes in the mortgage market for this week. Buy-to-let specialist, Fleet Mortgages, has announced new rates to expand their range. The lender can look at more accommodating rental stress tests, and has launched a 2-yea

Mortgage news - January 2018

10 January 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week. Accord Mortgages have continued with their changes to their lending with the announcement of £500 cash back on some Buy to Let deals. This is a sector

Scottish private residential tenancies came into force on 1 December 2017

29 December 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Landlords north of the border need to be aware of the new tenancy regime that came into force on 1 December 2017 in Scotland for all future private sector lets, following consultation with landlord and tenant representative organisations. The new typ

Mortgage news - December 2017

27 December 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of some key changes and announcements in the mortgage market to end the year. Accord has refreshed its buy to let range with further reductions of up to 0.35% on 75% of the range. With Accord also reducing fees on their mortgages an

Be prepared for section 24 ...

13 June 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

The provisions of the much-discussed Section 24 of the Finance Act kicked in in April 2017, and will be implemented in phases over a four year period up to 2021. All private landlords who receive rental income on residential property in the UK or els

What does the 2017 Spring Budget have in store for the property market?

14 March 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

There was nothing much to shout about in relation to measures to boost the property market in the Spring Budget, which is a bit of a surprise given that the Government’s own Housing White Paper, published last month, admits that the housing mar

Stamp Duty – worrying news about new rules affecting stake in part-owned property

12 May 2016  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

I Am the Agent, the UK’s largest online estate agency, has discovered some very worrying news about the new stamp duty rules and how they might affect couples, for example in the situation where one wants to buy the other’s share in a joi