300,000 new homes


£44bn in overall government support for housing to meet target of building 300,000 new homes a year by the middle of the next decade  more »

Stamp Duty


To help those in London and other expensive areas, the first £300,000 of the cost of a £500,000 purchase by all first-time buyers will be exempt from stamp duty, with the remaining £200,000 incurring 5%.  more »

Colombia World Survey


Colombia has long been disregarded on the international scene. Plagued by drug-trafficers, left wing guerrilla groups equally criminal, Colombia was seen as far too instable and dangerous for foreigners, be it financial investors or tourists.
But the country is... more »