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Scottish Football Pitches Upgraded With Government Funding
Updated: Feb 07, 2024
Scottish Football Pitches Upgraded With Government Funding

In partnership with the Scottish Football Association, the UK Government has greenlit a £6 million scheme to help 40 projects across Scotland. Various areas have received funding...

Council Tax Band Reviews Ahead of Government Budget
Updated: Jan 31, 2024
Council Tax Band Reviews Ahead of Government Budget

Ahead of the chancellor’s March Budget, Northern Powerhouse Partnership (NPP) is asking Jeremy Hunt to reevaluate how council tax bands are calculated. According to the NPP, the...

Did You Sell Your Home Last Year? You Might Have Made a Profit of £100,000
Updated: Jan 24, 2024
Did You Sell Your Home Last Year? You Might Have Made a Profit of £100,000

According to data from Hamptons, homeowners across England and Wales who sold their property in 2023 managed to earn an average profit of £102,000. This is despite house prices...

2024: The Year of Falling House Prices and Rising Rent
Updated: Jan 10, 2024
2024: The Year of Falling House Prices and Rising Rent

UK Finance has revealed that 2024 will be the year where house prices will fall by almost 5%, but rents could increase by 5–6%. The benefits gained by renters of cheaper properties...

How Long to Fix a Mortgage For
Updated: Dec 13, 2023
How Long to Fix a Mortgage For

Interest rates have been all over the place, remaining at elevated levels ever since the markets were spooked in the mini-budget and the Bank Rate was hiked 14 consecutive times...

Is Now a Good Time to Buy?
Updated: Dec 06, 2023
Is Now a Good Time to Buy?

Since interest rates have been sky high, the often pondered question is whether now is the right time to buy. With rents increasing, the cost of living sapping people’s pay packets...