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European buyers can gain £40,000 London property discount

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June 24, 2016

The value of the pound against the euro fell by 7% the day after the UK opted for a Brexit.

More protection for renters after Brexit

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June 24, 2016

Dan Wilson Craw said the Brexit vote has made things uncertain for people – meaning they require more security.

Business as usual for Virgin Money

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June 24, 2016

In a statement it said: "As a strong, low risk, UK-only retail bank, we believe that we are well placed to manage any uncertainty arising from the result of the EU Referendum.

haart confident in long-term success of property market

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June 24, 2016

Its chief executive Paul Smith admitted there will be turbulence in the short-term but he expected the UK to attract more overseas investment after the value of the pound fell.

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Sealey: Act now or lose market stability

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June 24, 2016

The government needs to act now to reassure the market or risk losing the sectors…

SimplyBiz Group delighted at Brexit

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June 24, 2016

A lower pound in particular will provide a timely boost for exporters.

Petition for London independence gathers steam

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June 24, 2016

While 52% of the electorate voted for a Brexit in London 60% favoured staying in the union.

Value of the pound plummets after Brexit

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June 24, 2016

The value of sterling against the dollar fell by more than 10% to $1.33 compared to $1.50 before the polling stations closed, while its value against the euro fell by 7%.

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