EWS1 Requirement for flats

New guidance on EWS1 from April 2021 From April 5th 2021 new recommendations of fire safety test requirements will come in to effect.  It is expected to remove up to 500,000 properties from the EWS1 requirement and free up the property to be mortgaged.   Some buildings that were not on the original list are […]

Stamp duty holiday

The raised stamp duty threshold will potentially save £1000s for many homebuyers including landlords and property investors

Stamp duty (SDLT) on second & BTL property 2017

Here is a reminder how stamp duty is applied to second property. We find couples getting married where one already owns a property and wants to keep it while buying a marital home getting caught with the new rule. Click image to enlarge.