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Stamp Duty change and business rate holiday announced in Budget

There will be a two per cent stamp duty surcharge on the purchase of UK investment properties by non-resident overseas buyers – as promoted in the Conservative 2019 election manifesto. It will come into effect in April 2021. However, there will be no other changes to any stamp duty for the… Source: Estate Agent News

Countrywide admits major hold-up of 'vital' deal to sell commercial arm

Countrywide has revealed a major hold-up in its supposedly "vital" sale of its commercial arm – and it is now seeking alternative buyers. The sale of the commercial division, for £38m, was described by the company as vital to its long-term well-being. A statement this lunchtime says that on November 29 it had… Source: Estate Agent […]

Emergency interest rate cut may help housing market weather Coronavirus

The Bank of England has announced an emergency cut in the base interest rate to shore up the economy during the Coronavirus crisis. The cut, from 0.75 per cent to 0.25 per cent, was announced at 7am this morning; it takes borrowing costs back down to the lowest level in history, and may help… Source: Estate Agent News

Coronavirus: mortgage holidays announced by some lenders

There has been broad support and relief amongst property industry players following announcements from several lenders that they would grant mortgage repayment holidays to some borrowers hit with the Coronavirus. Royal Bank of Scotland – which is 62 per cent owned by the UK taxpayer – says it will defer mortgage… Source: Estate Agent News

PropTech Today: uncertain times to accelerate mergers and failures

We live in uncertain times. That I do not need to say to anybody. I am writing this piece aboard my usual Tuesday morning trip to Belfast to see our team. Seems a little bit pointless seeing as we have suggested they all work from home, but I will see a… Source: Estate Agent News

ESTAS 2020 Exclusive: Supplier Shortlist revealed today

There’s been another shortlist announced for The ESTAS 2020 – this time for the best suppliers to the estate and letting agent sector for customer service. The ESTAS Supplier Awards recognise supplier firms who have delivered the best customer experience to their respective agency clients in 2019.   Now in their 10th… Source: Estate Agent […]

Average sale price was 4% below asking in pre-Boris bounce period

Sellers in the past 12 months accepted an average of 96 per cent of their asking price according to new research. Comparison website GetAgent has analysed data from major portals and cross-referenced this with HM Land Registry data for 12 months up to recent weeks – so ahead of both the… Source: Estate Agent News

Portal claims Coronavirus sparking Chinese interest in UK property

A property portal is making the controversial claim that the Coronavirus has led to an increase in online interest in UK properties from Chinese buyers. Juwai IQI, a Chinese portal, says that while Chinese purchasing of property abroad has sharply reduced in recent weeks because of the virus’s constraints on travel,… Source: Estate Agent News

Facebook monthly compliance webinars for Guild agents

Monthly webinars via Facebook are being set up to discuss compliance issues with member agents of the Guild of Property Professionals. “Because of the constant changes, compliance is something that agents need to put in effort to keep up to date on, or run the risk of being hit with a… Source: Estate Agent News