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Investor Insight
Summer 2018

The latest quarterly market commentary is now available. At the half-way mark of the year, it's fair to say that 2018 has been a choppy year for markets. Download to read more or watch the video.

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Updated for 2018: Retirement planning guide

Financial wellbeing in retirement is important. Download our free guide designed to help you understand your options and start preparing for the retirement you want.

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Updated: Inheritance Tax and estate planning guide

We have updated our free guide on IHT: the main exemptions, the reliefs, the importance of making a will and more.

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Latest news

  • Happy Birthday MMR

    02 Apr

    Last April, the biggest piece of mortgage regulation in a decade came into force. The rules have been in place for almost a year and have affected every broker and borrower in how they apply for mortgages. This week, Mortgage Strategy investigated how the MMR has shaped the market in the past 12 months.

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  • Starter Homes Scheme

    02 Mar

    You may have read in the weekend's press that the government has announced that First-time buyers under the age of 40 can now register to buy a new homes at a discount of up to 20% off the normal price. The offer is part of the governments new Starter homes scheme to encourage home ownership and construction on previously used brownfield land.

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  • Returning to a "buyers market"

    02 Mar

    The National Association of Estate Agents reported that 73% of homes were sold for less than the asking price in January, in the same period last year 56% homes were sold for less than originally priced. This suggests that power may be returning to the buyers’ hands and they could be in a better position to negotiate.

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