Tories promise business tax cuts

Boris Johnson promises to deliver a “£1 billion boost to business” by trimming four taxes. But a previously-mooted cut to Corporation Tax will not happen.

New housing supply hits a 30-year high

9% more homes were added to England’s total housing stock in the 12 months to March 2019 than in previous year. 241,130 is the highest number of new homes since official records began in 1991-92.

New-build buyers retain love for period style

Over three-quarters of UK adults would want to see period style features in their new-build home, according to research by Jackson-Stops, with bay windows, grand fireplaces, country kitchens and high ceilings topping the list…

UK house price growth sticks at 1.3%

The latest official UK HPI property price inflation data tells of a 0.2% fall for house prices in September, leaving the annual change at +1.3%. London’s average price dipped by 0.1% last month.