Response to Autumn Budget from NHF

Responding to the Autumn Budget, Kate Henderson, Chief Executive of the National Housing Federation, said: Housing “The Chancellor’s announcements on housing today are not the wholesale changes needed to fix our broken housing market. “We desperately need tens of thousands more social homes to be built every year, which is why we are disappointed that…

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Stamp duty abolished for First-Time Buyers in Autumn Budget.

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his Autumn Budget yesterday,  the headline announcement which he left to last was that stamp duty will be abolished for all first-time buyer property purchases priced up to £300,000, with immediate effect. In the more expensive areas such as London stamp duty will be abolished on the first £300,000 of properties…

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