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The latest press releases from the HomeOwners Alliance:
December 2, 2013
The government should cut stamp duty for homeowners by increasing it for property speculators, buy-to-let landlords and second home buyers, according to a HomeOwners Alliance proposal put to the Chancellor ahead of the Autumn statement. This would in effect create a new “property speculation tax.”
November 22, 2013
October 8, 2013
October 2, 2013
Ed Miliband will promise the Labour Party conference today that he will double the number of new homes built to 200,000 a year, if Labour wins the next election.
July 23, 2013
The Chancellor releases a little more detail about his Help to Buy Mortgage Guarantee scheme.
July 15, 2013
Buying your first home is one of life’s biggest stresses. This YouGov survey, commissioned by the HomeOwners Alliance, reveals what homebuyers and homeowners are worried about and gives insight into which property professionals they trust.
May 29, 2013
The astonishing impact of stamp duty on homeowners and the housing market is revealed by a new report by the HomeOwners Alliance
May 2, 2013
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has released a report calling for lenders to act now to help those with interest-only mortgages
April 26, 2013
The Growth and Infrastructure Bill which contains the controversial measures to extend permitted development rights to allow single-storey extensions of up to eight metres, has been given royal assent.
March 20, 2013
The HomeOwners Alliance welcomes the Budget 2013’s emphasis on housing and supports the extension of Right to Buy. The new shared equity scheme, Help to Buy, could be an important boost for aspiring buyers. However, the action announced is a drop in the ocean and will do little to tackle the shortage of homes in the UK.
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