The UK’s empty housing stock, whether old and decrepit or new and purposefully unoccupied, needs to be utilised more efficiently.
With just seven weeks till the election and others fighting for politicians’ attention, we must speak loudly and clearly.
Good productivity is the bedrock of strong economic growth and a vital source of improved living standards and wages.
Europe’s loan portfolio trading market has regained much of its momentum, having stalled in 2016.
‘Before the fiddlers have fled, before they ask us to pay the bill and while we still have the chance, let’s face the music and dance.’
Warning signs aplenty. It certainly isn’t the time to make changes
I believe there is a more efficient way for the government to raise monies – perhaps replacing the tax with a fairer system that might be a flat-rate paid by both buyer and seller.
The new regulation looks to be aiming to set things right – a refinement that’s long overdue.
So many uncertainties…
A relaxation of capital requirements, to my mind, would not be a good thing. Simplification must not come at the price of security.