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Lib Dems propose 500 per cent council tax hike on second homes and PRS reform

The Liberal Democrats has said it will allow local authorities to increase council tax by ...

  • Nov 20, 2019
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Nationwide and Action on Empty Homes call for urgency on empty properties

The housing crisis in the UK has reached breaking point according to Action on Empty Homes...

  • Sep 23, 2019
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Labour proposes tightening mortgage lending and end to the ‘buy-to-let frenzy’

The Labour Party has published a proposal for housing and land reform which recommends far...

  • Jun 05, 2019
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Scrap council tax and replace with property value tax, says think tank

A radical proposal to scrap council tax in favour of a new levy based on the value of peop...

  • Oct 09, 2018
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Government ups council tax penalties to 300% for owners of long-term empty homes

Local authorities are to be given extra powers to triple or even quadruple council tax for...

  • Jul 19, 2018
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Councils call for power to double tax on empty homes

Council leaders want the power to double the rate of council tax charged on homes that hav...

  • Jul 18, 2018
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MPs debate doubling council tax for owners of long-term empty homes

New legislation that will hand councils more powers against owners of long-term empty home...

  • Apr 23, 2018
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Ex-minister calls for taxes on wealthy baby boomers to fund spending gap

Higher taxes on wealthy pensioners should be used to fund rising health and welfare costs ...

  • Mar 05, 2018
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Our sector expects the worst from Budgets – Young

When it comes to recent Budgets and Autumn Statements, our sector has often come to find t...

  • Nov 24, 2017
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Spring Budget ’17: Stamp Duty dominates property market’s wishlist

We are just a matter of hours away from Philip Hammond’s first Budget as Chancellor. Wha...

  • Mar 08, 2017
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