78% of Renters Encounter Problems

Nearly eight in every ten renters have experienced a problem renting, according to the HomeOwners Alliance 7th annual Homeowner survey, polled by YouGov. Issues with landlords account for a significant number of problems, with nearly two-fifths of all renters finding it difficult to get their landlord to carry out maintenance and repairs. A third of…

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NEW TO MARKET – Montfort Drive

SPACIOUS & MODERN APARTMENT WITH ALLOCATED PARKING. Located within easy reach of the City centre, this 1st floor apartment is nice and light and offers lounge/diner, modern kitchen with appliances, 2 double bedrooms, en-suite to master, main bathroom, gas central heating and allocated parking Key features Excellent Location Well Presented Modern 2 Bathrooms 2 Double…

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THE 50P IS 50

The 50p is 50! First introduced in October 1969 to replace the 10-shilling note, today there are over 100 different designs in circulation. 1997 saw the introduction of the new, lighter coin. In October 1969, the average price of a UK property was just £3,899. Today the average price is over 58 times higher at…

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£750 Million in Less Residential SDLT

At £8.32 billion, Treasury coffers netted £750 million less in residential SDLT (Stamp Duty Land Tax) receipts across England in the financial year to the end of April, compared to 2017/18. This is despite just 16,000 fewer transactions taking place. All regions witnessed a fall in receipts except for the East and West Midlands. The…

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