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Surge in Interest from Far Eastern Property Investors

Solomon has announced a surge in enquiries from Far Eastern investors looking to capitalise on the current weakness of sterling. The pound has obviously fallen sharply since we learned the result of the EU Referendum. That has numerous economic consequences, […]

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Brexit and the Future

The result of yesterday’s EU Referendum hasĀ been described as the single most significant European event since the end of the Second World War. In a vote that surprised both the financial markets and Britain’s European neighbours, the country voted to […]

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Property and the Referendum Countdown

Anyone who’s been following our blog recently will know that we’ve been devoting a lot of attention to the EU Referendum. We’d normally like to inject much more variety into our posts but, in this case, we make no apology […]

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Brexit: A Worst Case Scenario

With less than ten days remaining to the fateful EU Referendum, the rhetoric from both sides is ratcheting up. Now that it appears that the Leave campaign is stepping ahead, the warnings about the consequences of Brexit are sounding increasingly […]

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Property Market Update: June 2016

The last few months have certainly been a turbulent time for the property market. In March, the residential sector saw record house price growth, coupled with a big rise in property sales as investors rushed to beat the introduction of […]

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Setting up a BTL Business: Is it Worth it? (Part 2)

In the first part of this article, published last week, we looked at the growing interest in setting up buy-to-let businesses as a response to the rising tax burden faced by private investors. One key benefit stems from the fact […]

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Setting up a BTL Business: Is it Worth it? (Part 1)

From April 2017, mortgage interest tax relief will start to be reduced, coming down in steps until, by 2020, it will fall to just the basic rate of taxation. Ultimately, landlords will be paying tax on the whole of their […]

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