Posts filed under Property

Stamp Duty Exemption for First Time Buyers

The Budget on 22nd November 2017 announced that first time buyers will be exempt from paying Stamp Duty Land Tax with immediate effect on the purchase of a property, up to the value of £300,000.00.

Fraud Against Homebuyers Is On the Rise

News reports have warned that homebuyers are being scammed out of thousands of pounds intended for solicitors.

A Quick Guide to Inheritance Tax

Inheritance Tax is a tax that is payable when a person dies, and their estate (which includes their savings, property, and all possessions) is worth more than the current threshold for Inheritance Tax, which is currently £325,000.

The Importance of Doing a Flood Report

The recent and extensive flooding across many parts of the country has highlighted the increasing risk of properties being flooded.

Getting Your Foot on the Property Ladder

Excited by the prospect of owning your first home, but daunted by the process? Fiona Bruce LLP is here to help with a quick-fire guide to get you started.

Quick Guide to Selling your Property

Changing direction? Selling an inherited house? Moving somewhere new? Whatever the reason for selling a property, Fiona Bruce LLP is on hand to guide you though the process.

Quick Guide to Listed Property

Listed Buildings. Structural masterpieces; marks of our heritage; worthy of preservation always. Or are they?

Buy-to-Let Guide

Buy-to-let is booming. Many people have turned to property as a form of investment in an economic climate which is unpredictable...

Guide to Planning Permission Disputes

Planning permission has the potential to cause division between even the most harmonious of neighbours.