The latest articles on stamp duty

  1. We saved thousands moving before the stamp duty holiday ended

    A couple who are first-time buyers and two families reveal how they made the big move to somewhere new and saved thousands during the stamp duty holiday.

    A couple who are first-time buyers and two families reveal how they made the big move to s...

  2. Stamp duty payments soar 90% despite tax holiday

    The amount of tax paid by people buying a new home has nearly doubled compared to last year, despite more than half of buyers benefitting from the stamp duty holiday.

    The amount of tax paid by people buying a new home has nearly doubled compared to last yea...

  3. Q&A: the 3% stamp duty surcharge on second homes

    If you're buying another home which you won't be living in, you may well be liable to pay extra stamp duty. We break down the complex rules in our dedicated Q&A.

    If you're buying another home which you won't be living in, you may well be liable to pay ...

  4. 8 top tips for a smooth sale

    With the stamp duty holiday drawing to a complete close at the end of September, here are a few handy tips to keep your property purchase on track.

    With the stamp duty holiday drawing to a complete close at the end of September, here are ...

  5. 1.8m homes pushed into higher stamp duty bands

    Some buyers are set to fork out thousands of pounds more in stamp duty once the tax break draws to a complete close at the end of September. Could you be one of them?

    Some buyers are set to fork out thousands of pounds more in stamp duty once the tax break ...

  6. How to beat the stamp duty holiday deadline

    With the tax break available until the end of September, here’s everything you need to know about saving up to £2,500.

    With the tax break available until the end of September, here’s everything you need to kno...

  7. Stamp duty holiday explainer

    The full stamp duty holiday on the first £500,000 of a property’s purchase price may now be over but you could still benefit from the tax cut. Our guide explains how.

    The full stamp duty holiday on the first £500,000 of a property’s purchase price may now b...

  8. First-time buyer's stamp duty break explained: how much can I save?

    First-time buyers can continue to benefit from paying a reduced level of stamp duty or even none at all once the current stamp duty holiday ends in 2021. Here's how it works.

    First-time buyers can continue to benefit from paying a reduced level of stamp duty or eve...

  9. How in-demand is your home?

    The reopening of schools in March coincided with a surge in house hunting. Find out where buyer interest has soared the most – and discover how sought-after your home could be.

    The reopening of schools in March coincided with a surge in house hunting. Find out where ...

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