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First-time buyers: Fees and costs

Buying your first property can be an expensive thing to do, so it’s important to be aware of all the potential costs you will...

Budget 2012: Case studies – meet the winners and losers

Let’s face it, trying to absorb the Chancellor’s full hour-long speech, working out what it will mean specifically to us and our families is...

Budget 2012: What it means for families

On Wednesday afternoon Chancellor George Osborne delivered his third Budget, outlining his financial plan for the upcoming year against a backdrop of ongoing economic uncertainty. Mr Osborne said the aim of this Budget is to supp...

£1000 helping hand for first-time buyers?

The end of the stamp duty holiday later this month could add to the financial headaches of young parents looking to get onto the property ladder. From March 24, first-time buyers will once again have to pay stamp duty if their ho...

How to avoid stamp duty

Is now a good time to buy your first home? Well, it could be perfect timing if you want to save money on stamp...

Act quickly to avoid stamp duty!

If you're looking to get on the property ladder for the first time,you'll need to act quickly to avoid the costs associated with stamp duty. That's because the Government's stamp duty exemption for first-time...

Moving house costs up 69% on 2001

If you've moved house recently you'll know all about how things such as administration fees can add up, making an already expensive process even...