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Stamp Duty Reforms on UK Residential Property Purchases

03 December 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

Good news for home buyers:The chancellor’s autumn statement included a surprise reform of the stamp duty system. From midnight anyone buying a property in the UK will face a new set of rules. Mr Osborne claims that 98% of purchasers will see a

Mortgage News

19 August 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week. Halifax is the latest lender to announce reductions in its rates. With 10% deposit, Halifax are now offering a more competitive 4.39%. As a lender, Halifax d

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14 July 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week: Metro Bank have reduced rates by up to 0.6% across residential and buy to let ranges. As a new addition to the mortgage market, the bank is looking to increa

Mortgage Approvals Falling At A Fast Rate

02 June 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

Since the financial crash and housing market crisis in 2007 getting approved for a mortgage has been more difficult than ever before. For a lot of potential homeowners this is a massive stumbling block for them to get their foot on the property ladde