Office Search: How much to pay for Service Charges

The bulk of any office fees will always be the rent. What you pay for the floor space itself will constitute most of what you pay as a whole, but not all of it. Business rates will play a factor as well, as much as £15 a sqft or more depending on the location. That […]

Plans For Stamp Duty Cut Aim To Boost Returns For Private Rented Sector

According to the Property Industry Alliance a potential cut of the stamp duty land tax could increase returns from residential funds by as much as 150 basis points over the next three years. Moreover, the PIA, which also includes organizations such as the RICS and the British Property Federation, believes that currently, the SDLT rules […]

Dubai developers take steps to curb selling on the secondary property market

According to Property Wire, developers in Dubai are taking a warning about rampant speculative activity across the Emirates’ property market so seriously that there are moves to discourage and even prevent selling on the secondary market. Several analysts have warned that high speed speculation in the market will ultimately lead to boom and bust as […]