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Heanor

03/03/2021

Chancellor announces ‘tapered’ end to stamp duty savings

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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Heanor

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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Heanor

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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Heanor

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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Heanor

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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Heanor

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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Heanor

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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Heanor

18/01/2021

What documents do I need when moving house?

Having all the right documents at the ready can speed up a house move. Here we will list all the necessary documents you need.

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Heanor

11/01/2021

Stamp duty for first-time buyers 2021

We explain how much first-time buyers could save under the government’s stamp duty cuts, as well as what will happen once the relief window ends.

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Heanor

07/01/2021

Moving home during lockdown? Here are all the things you can still do

Another Covid-19 lockdown wasn’t the start to 2021 we were all hoping for. But with the property market remaining open for business, unlike the spring 2020 lockdown, you can still find your dream home despite the restrictions.

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Heanor

17/12/2020

5 ways to take advantage of the January property boom

Usually experiencing a surge in activity, January can be the perfect time to start your property search. Find out how you can capitalise here.

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Heanor

17/12/2020

Pros and cons of remortgaging: Should you consider it?

Remortgaging can be an attractive option for those who want to lower their monthly repayments. We discuss the pros and cons here if you're considering remortgaging.

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