Blogs

HMO landlord fined for ‘overcrowded’ property
A UK landlord who reportedly ‘crammed’ 23 people into a small house with room for just six occupants has been
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First-time buyer mortgage approvals up in September
New data published by e.surv in recent days reveals that there was an increase in the number of first-time buyers
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Chancellor urged to consider ‘simplifying’ Inheritance Tax rules ahead of Budget
Chancellor Philip Hammond is facing fresh calls to consider Inheritance Tax (IHT) reforms ahead of the Autumn Budget on Monday
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UK start-up closes £7 million funding round
A London-based PropTech company has closed a Series B funding round at £7 million, led by investors from Finch Capital,
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Wife risks losing millions in property after legality of funds was questioned
The wife of a foreign banker risks losing millions of pounds in property unless she can explain how her fortune
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Major review uncovers workplace discrimination and harassment at Save the Children
A major review has found that more than a quarter (28 per cent) of people working for prominent charity Save
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Demand strong for UK commercial property
Demand for UK commercial property remains strong despite the political and other challenges the market appears to be facing in
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What if… I need to have a difficult conversation with an employee?
Last month, we looked at what steps businesses should take to prepare for Brexit. This month, we explore what business
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More than half of UK parents do not have a Will, study reveals
A new study suggests that more than half (56 per cent) of UK parents do not have a Will. This
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A quarter of would-be entrepreneurs scared by “complexity of process”
One in four would-be entrepreneurs and nearly half of all those aged under 35 are put off from starting their
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