How to invest in commercial property

Tap into the sector without running too many risks

Buy to Let illustration

Buy-to-let blow from stamp duty increase

Measure will subdue house prices and complicate homebuying

Buy-to-let homes face higher stamp duty

Estate agents say surcharge will lead to higher rents

Landlords focus on cheaper properties

Buyers look for value outside the Southeast

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Divorces open up splits in legal system

Court rulings indicate a state of flux

EGKN4N Chippenham, UK. 26th February, 2015. On the day before online real estate portal Rightmove release their Full Year Results their website is shown being viewed on a mobile phone.

Track property price changes on the web

New add-on to Rightmove launched

London property costs pale against Paris

UK capital is far from the most expensive

Can I give half my house to daughter?

Would this help to reduce inheritance tax?

Claer Barrett

Commercial property crash fears multiply

Are the good times over for London?

UK buy-to-let lending surges

Attempts to damp the market appear to have failed

Elderly let down by UK mortgage market

Lenders criticised for lack of innovation

Agents deny London property bubble

‘Stamp duty and mortgage rules will keep price rises in check’

Buy-to-let weakens the property chain

Third of sales no longer rely on vendor finding place to buy

Slowdown in prime London housing market

Russian and Asian buyers put off by stamp duty and currency shocks

Mortgage lending up 12% on a year ago

Gross lending at £20bn in September

Stamp duty rise hurts prime London

Sales down again in third quarter as agents blame tax burden

Shaking buy-to-let to its foundations

How landlords will be affected by the chancellor’s measures

A niche sector from the ground up

A riskier replacement for index-linked gilts

‘Tell us what you hate about mortgages’

FCA launches ‘warts and all’ review of UK market and wants to hear from consumers

Surge of cash buyers in London properties

Homes sold to cash buyers hits record high


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