The Hidden “Mansion Tax”

The Hidden “Mansion Tax”

Across the UK, landowners have been caught unaware by changes to the Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED), more commonly known as the “Mansion Tax.” Originally, it was introduced as a way to prevent buyers from holding high-value residential properties through a...
Lending Squeeze Affects Landlords

Lending Squeeze Affects Landlords

Both amateur and seasoned landlords dabbling in the buy-to-let market haven’t had it easy over the past couple of years. Since April of 2016, higher rates of Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) on purchases of additional residential properties have made it more expensive for...