Jerry Jones

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Monday 10th June 2013

Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 297

Jerry Jones

11:56 AM, 31st December 2021, About 5 months ago

A Conservative Government should restrict the purchase of Buy to Let properties?

I don't think I have ever bought a property as a B2L that a first-time buyer wanted. If they did, they were in a position to offer far more for a fixer-upper than was viable as a B2L refurb, or the property was unmortgageable as a residental purchase.... Read More

Jerry Jones

12:33 PM, 20th October 2021, About 7 months ago

Overseas Lettings - Tax Implications Following Brexit?

If only someone had warned us in 2016 that there would be a considerable downside to Brexit (to misquote David Davies)... Read More

Jerry Jones

10:04 AM, 15th April 2021, About A year ago

EICR has thrown a complete spanner in the works?

Rusty back boxes seem to be something that gets a lot of mentions recently - I had a 2 year certificate because of it recently, although the sparky seems happy to replace with plastic to stop it happening again. It's a Victorian terraced property and the sockets are on a kitchen party wall, which I rather doubt has a damp issue, particularly as the property had a complete injected DPC before I bought it!... Read More

Jerry Jones

10:05 AM, 15th February 2021, About A year ago

Rishi Sunak considering 6 week extension to Stamp Duty holiday?

I'm nervous about an increase in CGT in the Budget. I agreed a sale in November, with the aim of completion by Christmas and we still haven't even exchanged contracts, let alone completed. Solicitors utterly unresponsive, of course.... Read More

Jerry Jones

12:34 PM, 28th March 2020, About 2 years ago

Covid-19 - Which BTL Lenders Are Playing Ball?

Aldermore being proactive, having sent me an email and a text message, directing to this page:
Not needed yet, as I have not been notified of any shortfalls.... Read More