December and 2016

21 December 2015

Sellers who come to market in the run-up to Christmas typically set lower asking prices as buyers are harder to attract at this time of year. However, this November’s price-dip of 1.3% (-£3,977) is much less marked than usual, and is the smallest seen at this time of year since 2011. This indicates a positive […]

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London’s first cat café funded via crowdfunding

21 December 2015

Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium Lauren Pears announced a difficult permission process was finally over and an address for Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium – in Shoreditch, east London – confirmed. Announcing the victory over the obstacle course of local authority red tape, the café’s official Facebook page announced that “it is with immense relief and delight […]

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3% Stamp Duty

21 December 2015

We at Estateology will advice BTL investors to exchange and complete on any proceeding or anticipated property purchases before April 2016 as: Following the announcement of special “landlord” stamp duty tax rates Buy-to-let investors will pay thousands of pounds extra in tax when they buy a property following the announcement of special “landlord” stamp duty […]

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