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On 3 March 2021, the Welsh Government announced that the temporary increase to the nil rate band of Land Transaction Tax (LTT) for residential property transactions will be extended to 30 June 2021. There are different LTT rates and bands for different types of property, find out more about the bands in the Government Guidance .   source gov.wales Use...
Rightmove's House Price Index figures for October are in, and while 2020 has been an uncertain year to say the least, the property market has seen yet another record breaking month. The average price of a property coming to market increased by 1.1% in October 2020, reaching a new all-time national record of  £323,530 . It’s the biggest annual growth rate for over...
The UK property market hit an unprecedented 10 year high post-lockdown.   The release of pent-up property demand has led to more homeowners and buyers reaching 'sale agreed' in a month than we've seen in the last decade – 20% above the the previous high with a record total of £37 billion during July 2020. Rightmove’s analysis of more than 225,000 homes...
Online estate agents have become something of a trend in the UK, but are they really a sensible option? In reality there are a lot of pros and cons to both online and high street estate agents, depending very much on what you expect from your agent. We wanted to bring both sides of this home-selling coin to help you make the right choice for you. Online Estate Agents Lower...
The Welsh Government has announced that Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is being scrapped in Wales, and is being replaced with a Land Transaction Tax (LTT).  This is the first tax introduced by the Welsh Government in almost 800 years! When will this be implemented? The new LTT apply to any land transactions in Wales that complete after 1 st  April 2018, and these...

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