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Avoid Top 10 Mistakes UK Property Sellers Make 1

Avoid Top 10 Mistakes UK Property Sellers Make

Following 2008 recession as property prices started to recover, a number of other factors have introduced uncertainty in the property market.  These include: ·         Government has decided to end the Help to buy scheme for first time buyers ·         3% additional stamp duty has been introduced if you are buying a second home ·         Stamp… Read more »

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Landlord Tax: Clause 24 Judicial Review 2

Landlord Tax: Clause 24 Judicial Review

So what is Clause 24? Currently landlords are able to offset their mortgage interest against their rental income before any tax is paid on their profits.  This is a perfectly normal business practice as general taxation principle is that tax is applied on profits. George Osborne proposed Clause 24 in his 2015 budget.  This was… Read more »

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Wills and Probate Jargon Explained 3

Wills and Probate Jargon Explained

Wills and Probates Jargon Explained: Learn the complex legal terms when discussing Wills and Probate It is highly unlikely that you will know the terminology that is used to discuss Wills and Probates?  After all, why would you?  These complex legal terms are not used in our day-to-day language.   However, you can learn the main… Read more »

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How BREXIT will affect House Prices? 4

How BREXIT will affect House Prices?

Credit Photography: www.zerohedge.com House price growth begins to cool as economists look for signs of Brexit effect House prices have started to cool down post EU referendum, as British national has voted for BREXIT. There is uncertainty in the housing market as buyers have lost confidence leaving many sellers stuck with their properties on market…. Read more »

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How to sell your property online 5

How to sell your property online

There are a number of reasons why you may be looking to sell your property online.  You may have enough of the traditional High Street estate agents, and their expensive fees.  Or possibly you have read about significant benefits of selling your property online such as: Localised knowledge.  You know the area well and arguably… Read more »

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Sell an inherited property at a loss 6

Sell an inherited property at a loss

Selling an inherited property at a loss is possibly the last thing you should be considering.  Often an inherited property will have little mortgage so there is equity within the property.  Therefore,  the only reason you would sell an inherited property at loss is if you have unpaid care fees payable by the deceased person’s… Read more »

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Guide to a Court Order to Sell a House

Facing a court order to sell a house, or whether you are the one filing for a court order.  It will be a very stressful time.  A home that once was fully of cherished memories can quickly turn into a nightmare because of change of your circumstances.  So what can you do if you are… Read more »

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Sell Your Buy To Let Investment Property Portfolio 7

Sell Your Buy To Let Investment Property Portfolio

Are you looking to sell your buy to let investment property portolio following Section 24 tax changes? It is possible that you bought your buy to let properties during the buy-to-let boom years, and now you are looking to sell your buy to let investment property portfolio.  The reasons for selling your buy to let… Read more »

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Do you need cash buyers only? 8

Do you need cash buyers only?

Do you need cash buyers only? Cash buyers only what does it mean? Definition of cash buyers only If you need cash buyers only, it is a possibility that the property you are selling is unmortgageable.   This makes it difficult for a traditional buyer to obtain a mortgage.  The condition of property could have structural… Read more »

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Buy my house for cash 9

Buy my house for cash

How can a buyer buy my house for cash? Is buy my house for cash is just every seller’s dream?  There are several buy my house for cash companies on the internet.  However, there are few true cash buyers. If you need to sell your house fast because there’s a time pressure for you to… Read more »

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