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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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Government blocks all 13 amendments to Housing Bill

MPs have voted against 13 amendments put forward by the House of Lords to the government...

  • May 04, 2016
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Brandon Lewis refuses further amendments to Housing Bill

Housing minister Brandon Lewis has vowed to defend the government’s Housing and Planning...

  • May 03, 2016
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Scottish housing bill sparks concern for buy-to-let sector

The Council of Mortgage Lenders has warned a series of reforms to the Scottish private ren...

  • Apr 20, 2016
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MPs vote against support for local first-time buyers

MPs have rejected an amendment to the Housing and Planning Bill which would allow a propor...

  • Jan 06, 2016
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This week’s most read on Mortgage Solutions – 06/11/2015

This week the FCA, Housing Bill and impending rate rises dominated industry headlines. Wha...

  • Nov 06, 2015
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Starter Homes: The longest journey starts with the smallest step

MPs were at loggerheads this week in the House of Commons over the contents of the governm...

  • Nov 03, 2015
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MPs spar in Commons Housing Bill row

MPs in the House of Commons have clashed over the government’s Housing Bill, particularl...

  • Nov 03, 2015
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