Monthly Archives: June 2013

Self-build and save money!

  Tax breaks for those seeking to build a home for themselves will increase if the Government’s proposal to exclude self-build projects from Community Infrastructure Levy are brought in. We have already seen the benefit of a saving of Stamp … Continue reading

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Check out the covenant

There can be more than planning permission to consider if you’re looking to build your own home or change the use of your property, says Stuart Harris, head of residential sales at Carter Jonas in Cambridge There has been a … Continue reading

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We must allow redevelopment at higher densities in our towns

House-building boom or house-price boom – what can we expect? With the introduction of top-slice guarantees for mortgages and interest-free schemes for new-home-buyers, the Chancellor stands accused of fuelling a house-price boom rather than a house- building boom. Will this … Continue reading

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