Permitted Development Rights – Guidance for homeowners

Guidance notes for homeowners wanting to understand their Permitted Development Rights The Government’s Department for Communities and Local Government has published a useful guidance note aimed at explaining to homeowners what building works can be carried out to dwelling houses [...]

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Stamp Duty Land Tax: Higher rates for second homes and additional buy-to-let residential properties

George Osborne announced proposed changes to the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) treatment of second homes and additional buy-to-let residential dwellings in the Government’s Autumn Spending Review in 2015. The changes came as part of the Government’s continued policy to [...]

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