Apropos by DJ Alexander

Evictions should be ‘last thing on anyone’s mind’ in current climate

A property management firm has said that evicting people from their homes should not be considered in the current climate and that the welfare and well-being of tenants and landlords must remain paramount as long as the continued impact of the coronavirus pandemic remains.

Published 5 August 2020

LBTT threshold increased to £250,000 and £50m added to First Home Fund

The threshold at which Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) is paid will be raised from £145,000 to £250,000 as the Scottish Government steps up efforts to support homebuyers and help the economy recover from the impact of coronavirus.

Published 10 July 2020

Property tax cut must be matched in Scotland 'to prevent market collapse'

The cut to stamp duty land tax (SDLT) announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak must be matched in Scotland to avoid a housing market collapse, according to property firm apropos.

Published 9 July 2020

Housing market is not preparing for ageing population, says Apropos by DJ Alexander

Apropos by DJ Alexander believes that the property market must adapt to the changing needs of Britain's ageing population.

Published 20 September 2019

The end is nigh for let only tenancies, says Apropos

Apropos by DJ Alexander believes that it is the beginning of the end for let only tenancies.

Published 16 September 2019

Labour's right to buy plans would destroy housing market, says Apropos

Proposals to introduce a "right to buy" scheme for private tenants would crash the private rented sector, according to Apropos by DJ Alexander.

Published 2 September 2019