Category: Blog

house price1

Why stamp duty must be reformed

Reform is needed otherwise the impact of a reduction in stamp duty receipts will adversely affect Government coffers.

stamp duty

The quantity of new homes being sold in London were already in decline prior to the vote.

cash money pound notes £10 £5 £20

It’s time to grasp the nettle and be frank about the fees charged to clients by master brokers.

american america USA flag

Collective initiatives that are not bound to monetary policy are needed.


The underlying fundamentals suggest that buyer motivation and applicant enquiries will remain strong.

bank of england 3

It would seem that the status quo is conspiring against first-time buyers.

family 2

I wonder if the marketing departments at various lenders are not already dreaming up ‘Surrogate lending’ schemes or products which allow savers to ‘Foster a first-time buyer’.

sad young adult man

We as an industry are letting down existing borrowers.

Bank of England

What has the latest cut achieved anyway?

housing bubble house price

Housebuilders don’t seem unduly perturbed post-Brexit.