March 18, 2015
The 2015 budget was generally an optimistic and helpful budget, showing confidence in the economy – which is good for the property market as a whole.Read article
March 11, 2015
Latest Bank of England figures show that mortgage lending reached £36.4billion in the last quarter of 2014, up 3.7 per cent on the previous 12 months.
March 03, 2015
In the Chancellor’s budget statement towards the end of last year, he announced a change to stamp duty land tax (SDLT) effective from 4th December 2014. Before the announcement, SDLT was charged at a single rate for the entire price of a property. Since 4th December SDLT is charged at increasing rates for each portion or band of the price.
February 24, 2015
In Buying a house By John MacRae, Chairman of ASPC
What exactly should you look for in a Home Report? We have identified 10 things that a buyer should look out for when going through a Home Report.
February 18, 2015
News from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors that Scotland’s housing market strengthened during January has certainly backed up what has been happening in the Aberdeen and NE market.