Budget 2013 – Analysis of key issues

Budget 2013 – A more in-depth analysis of the key points Following our summary on Budget Day of some of the Budget highlights, we’ve taken a closer look at some of the issues most relevant to our clients and contacts. It’s also been interesting to let the dust settle in the last few days and gauge the reactions of a … Read More

Budget 2013 – Help to Buy Scheme

In an attempt to help more people onto the housing market and boost the property sector Chancellor Osborne announced the launch of the ‘Help to Buy’ scheme, with the government providing an equity loan of up to 20% of the new property’s value. ‘Help to Buy’ consists also of a mortgage guarantee scheme with lenders incentivised to make more mortgages available … Read More

Budget Highlights 2013 – Property, Booze and Fuel

Further anouncements made by the Chancellor included:  Property Help to Buy Scheme The Chancellor referred to the UK as an  ‘aspiration nation’ and in a nod to the UK’s aspiring home owners,  launched the ‘Help to Buy’ scheme, providing a government backed equity loan of up to 20% of the new property’s value. The scheme will be in place for … Read More