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Halifax

06/04/2021

How first time buyers can benefit from the stamp duty holiday extension

Buying your first home? The stamp duty holiday extension could mean you save money. Find out how you can capitalise here.

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Halifax

29/03/2021

What is rental yield and how is it calculated?

What is rental yield? How do you calculate it? Why should you care about it? What makes a good rental yield? Find out all this and more here.

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Halifax

22/03/2021

Records show busiest spring property market in 10 years

Spring is usually busy for house purchases, but this spring has seen record-breaking numbers. Get your spring property market update here.

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Halifax

16/03/2021

What will the extension of the Stamp Duty Holiday mean for buyers and sellers?

With the stamp duty holiday recently extended to June 30th, what does this date mean for buyers and sellers alike? Find out all you need to know here.

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Halifax

09/03/2021

How to Prepare your Home for Sale

Are you preparing to sell your house? Learn how to stage your property to make it every viewer’s dream home, and close your sale faster with our top tips!

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Halifax

03/03/2021

Great news for home buyers

The current stamp duty rules mean buyers in England currently pay no tax on the first £500,000 of a property’s purchase price – a saving of £15,000 in some cases. Those rules will now remain in place until June 30.

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Halifax

01/03/2021

10 interior design trends to watch for 2021

Looking to change up your home this year? We round up all the biggest interior trends predicted for 2021.

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Halifax

22/02/2021

Capital Gains Tax on Buy-to-Let: What you need to know

Potential changes to Capital Gains Tax could affect the buy-to-let market. Here we'll explain these changes, as well as how tax works for investment property.

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Halifax

16/02/2021

What is the new Help to Buy Equity Loan Scheme?

The Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme launches this year. Find out what this is, how it differs to other Help to Buy schemes, and how to apply.

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Halifax

08/02/2021

13 money-saving tips for when you move home

Moving home can involve a lot of hidden costs. Discover how to avoid them with Whitegates' tips on how to save money during a move.

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Halifax

01/02/2021

House renovation costs: What to expect (and five things to consider)

Renovating a house is a lot of work and can carry a degree of risk. If you're thinking of buying a house that needs updating, take a look at our costs guide.

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Halifax

25/01/2021

What new landlords need to know in 2021

Wondering how to become a landlord? Significant changes could happen to the lettings market this year. Here's all you need to know.

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