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Fewer homeowners on the move since the financial crash

Thu 19 Apr 2018

Fewer homeowners on the move since the financial crash

Moving home used to be a regular occurrence for many people. But new research from the BBC suggests we are now moving half as often as we did before the 2008 financial crash.

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Spring into home improvements month in April

Wed 04 Apr 2018

Spring into home improvements month in April

Spring is here (if you ignore the current weather) and it’s not only time to clean your home but also time to get round to those home improvements you’ve been planning. April is Home Improvements Month when the UK’s homeowners are challenged to tackle at least one room that needs a makeover.

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Easter weekend opening hours for Fridaysmove

Thu 29 Mar 2018

Easter weekend opening hours for Fridaysmove

The Fridaysmove team are standing by to provide the best service for you, Bank Holiday weekend or not. We are available during the Easter weekend, our team ready to take your calls or answer any queries about your conveyancing.

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York tops list of best places to live in the UK

Thu 22 Mar 2018

York tops list of best places to live in the UK

York is the best place to live in Britain, according to a Sunday Times poll. The historic cathedral city topped a list that included the London borough of Bermondsey, Altrincham in Cheshire and Frome in Somerset.

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Wales gets set for introduction of Land Transaction Tax

Wed 14 Mar 2018

Wales gets set for introduction of Land Transaction Tax

A new property tax is to replace Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) in Wales from April 1. The Welsh Government is introducing the Land Transaction Tax (LTT), which will be collected and managed within Wales by a new body called the Welsh Revenue Authority (WRA).

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More people in England own their home outright than ever before

Fri 09 Mar 2018

More people in England own their home outright than ever before

The ageing baby boomer generation are paying off their mortgages in greater numbers, meaning more home owners in England than ever before own their home outright.

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Perfect day to sell your home? Circle March 17 on the calendar

Wed 28 Feb 2018

Perfect day to sell your home? Circle March 17 on the calendar

Thinking of moving home this year? Well, get your skates on because March 17 is apparently the ideal day to market your home for sale.

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Pop goes your property budget – buying homes like a superstar

Thu 22 Feb 2018

Pop goes your property budget – buying homes like a superstar

Pop princess Taylor Swift has just spent almost $10 million buying a single apartment in Manhattan. She already owns three apartments in the same block in trendy Tribeca, meaning she has an incredible $50m worth of property in just one building.

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A meat-eating doctor who is clean and tidy – meet your perfect housemate

Wed 14 Feb 2018

A meat-eating doctor who is clean and tidy – meet your perfect housemate

Three out of four young Brits want to buy their own home, but an incredible one in seven would consider buying with a complete stranger just to get on the housing ladder.

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