Overseas Investor BREXIT Concerns

Overseas Investor BREXIT Concerns

Interesting email today from the company we deal with in Hong Kong which in hindsight supports a similar email we received last week from the company we deal with in Dubai. There is uncertainty and caution from many overseas investors about the impending Europe vote....
Property Sales Dive on Stamp Duty Changes (says HMRC)

Property Sales Dive on Stamp Duty Changes (says HMRC)

The number of UK properties sold fell by 45% between March and April, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) figures show, as changes to stamp duty began. In total 94,370 properties changed hands in April, down from the record high of 164,400 transactions in March. HMRC said...
New Apartments ‘Hidden’ Service Charges

New Apartments ‘Hidden’ Service Charges

‘Hidden’ service charges on the rise, says insurer (reported the BBC in March 2016) Service charges faced by buyers of newly-built properties are a “hidden cost” reaching an average of £2,777, a survey suggests. It said buyers of apartments...