Move away from Stamp Duty is a good thing - ESPC

Plans to replace stamp duty in Scotland with a more progressive tax have been welcomed by the organisation representing solicitor estate agents in Scotland's capital. The Edinburgh Solicitor Property Centre (ESPC) has welcomed plans to replace Stamp Duty in Scotland from April...

Land Registry: 'December house prices up 0.8% since November'

December data from Land Registry's flagship House Price Index shows an annual price increase of 1.7% which takes the average property value in England and Wales to £162,080. The monthly change from November to December is an increase of 0.8%. Repossession volumes,...

Student Property outperforms all sectors of UK property market

The private student accommodation sector is set to continue as the investment vehicle of choice for savvy property investors, reinforced by a recently released report by CB Richard Ellis (CBRE) announcing that total capital investment into the sector more than doubled in...