Blog News

29 Apr

I'm confused about renting and changes to capital gains tax

I’m not sure whether now would be a good time to sell the house I’ve been renting outQ I’m confused about the proposed changes in the capital gains tax system for people selling their home when it has been rented out. I’m...

[ read more ]
28 Apr

Is a cheaper but longer mortgage worth it to get on the ladder?

The rapid extension of mortgage terms from 25 to 40 years means different things for different peopleAs the cost of buying a property continues to exceed the budgets of many homebuyers, the prospect of paying less – but for much, much longer...

[ read more ]
27 Apr

DIY urban gardening hacks for small spaces

Go bold on scent and add drama with glossy-leaved plants to create a cosy urban oasisSmall gardens are often seen as having little or no scope for design. This couldn’t be further from the truth. You can squeeze a lot into a...

[ read more ]
26 Apr

Let’s move to Ripon, North Yorkshire: where all seems right in the world

There’s a flawless cityscape, damn fine tearooms and even an ancient hornblowerWhat’s going for it? One can snigger at local customs – you know, the Ye Olde Knee-Painting Ceremony of Nuneaton, that kind of thing. But I think there’s something just fabulous...

[ read more ]
26 Apr

Blooming wonders: five of the best wisteria-clad homes

From a Grade II-listed house in Shropshire to a hunting lodge in London, here are some floral picks Continue reading… Continue Reading

[ read more ]
WhatsApp chat