Tag Archives: housing

Stamp duty scrapped for first time buyers

Stamp duty scrapped for first time buyers

The chancellor put the current housing crisis at the core of his 2017 budget.  On properties worth up to £300,000, stamp duty will be scrapped with immediate effect for first time buyers Chancellor Phillip Hammond unveils his plans (Source Guardian)…
SUBU’s Don’t rent yet campaign launches

SUBU’s Don’t rent yet campaign launches

You’ve just moved into halls, met some nice people but don’t really know them yet and start get your head round the whole uni experience. However, where are you going to live in second year? DON’T RENT YET tells you…
BU student launches student guarantor petition

BU student launches student guarantor petition

Former SUBU Presidential candidate, Gav Topley, guest writes for Nerve News about his petition and campaign for improvements to student letting procedures As one of the candidates for next year’s SUBU President, my election manifesto was based on listening to…