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Buy-to-let sector continues to showcase stability

Buy-to-let sector continues to showcase stability

The buy-to-let sector has continued to grow despite the recent changes to taxation on investment purchases for landlords, a new report has revealed. The report, conducted by mortgage industry tech supplier, IRESS, found that the sector grew by 49 per cent compared with figures in 2015. The 2016 study analysed the responses of 18 lenders…

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October 7, 2016
Posted in Blog, Property

Charity group calls to end age discrimination in the workplace

Charity group calls to end age discrimination in the workplace

In a bid to combat age discrimination in the workplace, a charity group backed by several big-name businesses is calling for a “shift to an ageing workforce”. Community outreach charity Business in the Community has released a report entitled Age in the Workplace, which calls for a fairer society in employment. The report, which hopes…

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October 6, 2016
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Hopes campaign will improve coverage of family cases

Hopes campaign will improve coverage of family cases

A legal charity has this week unveiled a new campaign to tackle some of the misconceptions that can arise as a result of inaccurate reporting of family law cases. The Transparency Project has launched Family Court Reporting Watch, monitoring press coverage of divorce proceedings and other related areas of the law. The charity is concerned…

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October 5, 2016
Posted in Blog, Family Law