The £5,000 green homes voucher explained

As part of the government’s ‘mini-budget’ back in July, it announced that it was offing £2bn to households in England to make energy-saving improvements as part of its ‘Green Homes Grant’. The scheme, which officially launched at the end of September, could mean households receive up to £5,000 in vouchers towards their energy-saving improvements. Yet,…

Moving home – what are the current guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues the UK has been through many changes since the initial lockdown was imposed at the end of March. This may leave you wondering what the current rules are on buying/selling a property, including visiting estate agents, house viewings and instructing tradespeople to quote on prospective work. Here, we have pulled…

Q3 2020 Housing Analysis

After a tale of two halves in Q2 2020, the property market continued to defy the odds and grow furthermore in Q3. One big factor that helped generate a surge of interest from buyers was the stamp duty holiday announcement which fell at the very beginning of the quarter on July 8th. Since then, without…