What is stamp duty - and do I have to pay it?
Stamp Duty Land Tax is a tax you pay when you buy a house costing more than £125,000. Everyone has to pay it, unless you’re a first time buyer and your house is worth less than £500,000. If you're not a first time buyer, the stamp duty rate and the amount you pay varies according to the price of the property.
Self employed mortgage guide
Five things to bear in mind if you are self-employed and looking for a mortgage.
Boosting your outdoor space could help sell and improve the value of your home
As a nation of garden lovers and BBQ fans, it’s no wonder that our outdoor space is as important a selling point as a stylish bathroom suite or modern kitchen inside the home.