More than a quarter of home-buyers in England and Wales are now paying stamp duty at the higher rates of 3% or more, research suggests.
While homebuyers in London and the South East are hardest hit, hundreds of thousands of people across the country are being hit with stamp duty bills topping £7,500, which acts as a barrier both for first-time...
'It may take a while to square this circle'
Admits past failings
Cost £38bn in 2018/19
Appeal could be granted
'Received interest from 100 firms'
Achieved Chartered status
'Until absolutely safe'
Consults to address 'structural mismatch'