If you’ve had your house on the market for some time, it can be very frustrating to not know why it isn’t selling. It has often been the belief that a property will sell itself, but this simply isn’t the case, to give you some guidance, we thought we’d list five reasons that might effect […]
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‘Landlord tax’ stamp duty changes raise £2bn a year from buy-to-let and second home owners – double the amount expected. The Government’s stamp duty changes are raising twice as much money from home buyers as initially expected, HMRC figures show. Analysis by accounting firm Blick Rothenberg shows that the Treasury has so far pocketed as much […]
24 Feb General Election; how will this affect the property market & what are its prospects post election?
Theresa May’s decision to call an election on June 9th caught the financial and property markets by surprise. Markets generally hate uncertainty and the property market is no different. Until the election we predict some discretionary sellers may hold off putting their properties on the market until after the election. Stock is already at record […]
At Walton Estates we pride ourselves on our customer service and the level of detail we provide to our vendors and buyers. Buying a home can be a minefield if you do not know what questions you should ask before placing an offer. While we all think we know the basic questions to ask, clients […]
24 Feb New vs Old Properties
Until recently there were two separate camps of buyers. Those who would only consider period properties with their “character” and original features, and those who favoured the easy-living low-maintenance of newbuild. There may be new developments popping up all over London as housebuilders scramble to serve the property needs of an ever-growing capital, but it […]