More action must be taken by the government to help Britons get onto the property ladder, one industry group has claimed.
A new report published by the Association of
The organisation called for the scrapping of home information packs and stamp duty as incentives for people to enter the market.
And it said that potential buyers should be able to stash money away for a deposit in a tax-free
Confidence in the
He remarked that the government should make “concerted effort Ö to enable lenders to lend and borrowers to borrow”.
Elsewhere, Briffy.com founder David Amstell has said that the housing market is being held back because