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Sold Your Beach Hut?

Sold Your Beach Hut?

"Sold Your Beach Hut?" Prepare for Hand-Over Are you feeling euphoric that you have a buyer for your beach hut?  Or maybe you're a little nostalgic thinking about all the wonderful times you've spent in your beach hut.

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Sellers – Major Ground Rent Changes

Sellers – Major Ground Rent Changes

"Major Ground Rent Changes" Sellers, what do you need to know about leasehold reform? Widespread leasehold reform has been one of the government’s main housing agendas in recent years, as a way of combatting the leasehold scandal that properly emerged in 2017.

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Beach Hut Buying Basics

Beach Hut Buying Basics

"Beach Hut Buying Basics" What you need to know when buying a Beach Hut Beach Huts' Attraction I've lived on the South Coast since the age of 11.  In my teens, 20s, 30s and 40s, I consider myself very lucky to have had the joy of sharing our Hilder family beach chalet on Rottingdean seafront.

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Beach Huts & CGT

Beach Huts & CGT

"Beach Huts" Do I have to pay CGT? Firstly, CGT strikes fear at the mere mention of it.  If you're not familiar with the term, the acronym stands for Capital Gains Tax.   I took a number of calls in January 2022 from previous sellers who were filling in their Tax Return asking, 'Do I have to pay CGT on the sale of my Beach Hut?' I'm not a Tax Expert, and therefore unable to answer this question.

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Renting to Older Tenants

Renting to Older Tenants

Older Households in Privately Rented Homes to soar by 2035 Great News for Landlords For a long time, there has been the perception that privately renting a home in the UK is a young person’s game.  In many cases that is the reality.

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New Home for Callaways

New Home for Callaways

New Home for Callaways Callaways have moved It's no secret that moving home is one of life's most stressful events.  However, that pales into insignificance with all the preparations we made for our 'moving office' day!  After 87 years, we woke up today to a new home for Callaways.

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Why property prices are still rising

Why property prices are still rising

Why Property Prices are Still Rising Revealed - why prices are still rising and why this is good news for sellers Hoping to sell your house quickly for a good price? Well, a thorough understanding of average house prices in the current market and when to list your property is necessary to achieve this.

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Beach Hut Spring Styles

Beach Hut Spring Styles

"Spring Styles" Beach Hut Spring Styles Brighton & Hove is a great seaside town! Having lived near the sea for over 20 years, I can easily identify with what makes Brighton & Hove, and the Sussex coast, a superb place for a day at the beach.

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Beach Huts Selling to Friends

Beach Huts Selling to Friends

"Beach Huts" Selling to Friends In my blog Beach Huts, Business or Pleasure, I posed the question about whether you should sell your beach hut to a friend, family member or neighbour?  You've probably had the conversation at some time or other about whether it's a good 'idea' to mix business with pleasure.

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