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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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It’s time to bring ghost houses back to the land of the living – Lendinvest

Up to now, the government’s approach to tackling the housing crisis has been focused on ...

  • Jun 30, 2017
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Static housing growth spurs call for empty home revival

England’s stock of housing grew by less than 1% year-on-year in March, prompting calls f...

  • May 03, 2016
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