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Open your eyes to Open Banking
Open your eyes to Open Banking
22 March 2021
4 minute read

Open Banking technology is revolutionising the way businesses are interacting with customers' personal finances. We look into how it is affecting the property world...

Tagged: Technology Tenant Referencing
How the Debt Respite Scheme will affect landlords
How the Debt Respite Scheme will affect landlords
18 March 2021
5 minute read

The government's new Debt Respite Scheme is coming into force on the 4th May. We discuss the implications this will have for landlords and tenants...

Tagged: Landlords Legislation
Our Residential Expert - March 21
Our Residential Expert - March 21
15 March 2021
4 minute read

The latest market updates from our in-house property pundit...

Tagged: Property Market Residential Expert
Should we feel positive about negative interest rates?
Should we feel positive about negative interest rates?
11 March 2021
4 minute read

Negative interest rates seem like a bizarre concept, but there's a possibility that the Bank of England may introduce them this year. We discuss how that might impact the property industry.

Tagged: Property Market
Guaranteed to please? The government’s new mortgage guarantee scheme
Guaranteed to please? The government’s new mortgage guarantee scheme
5 March 2021
5 minute read

The Chancellor included a new mortgage guarantee scheme in this week's budget, which is intended to encourage lenders to offer higher LTV mortgages. We look into how this will play out...

Tagged: Property Market Legislation
Stamp Duty Holiday to be extended
Stamp Duty Holiday to be extended
26 February 2021
4 minute read

It appears that the Stamp Duty Holiday will indeed be extended, when the Chancellor announces the budget. Here's our take...

Tagged: Property Market Stamp Duty Stamp Duty Holiday