Homebuyers breathe easily as stamp duty holiday extended

House prices expected to hit record highs this year after Chancellor’s extension of current stamp duty holiday By Rachel Rickard Straus, Financial Mail On Sunday Published: 21:50 GMT, 6 March 2021 | Updated: 21:50 GMT, 6 March 2021 Benefit: First-time buyer Jessica Sena saved £5,000 from the holiday House prices are expected to hit record … Read more

Popular holiday destinations could be reopened to British tourists this summer on a tiered system 

Traffic light plan to get us flying again: Popular holiday destinations could be reopened to British tourists this summer on a tiered system British tourists could visit low-risk countries on holiday from this summer  Plans set to go before Government propose a tiered systems grading countries They also aim to gradually phaseout need to quarantine … Read more

The holiday hotspots that are cheaper and more expensive than last year, from Bulgaria to Corfu

The good news is that thanks to a strengthening pound, seven out of ten traditional summer holiday hotspots are cheaper this year than they were 12 months ago. That’s according to the Post Office Travel Money’s annual report, revealed exclusively today in the Mail.  The report compares the prices of eight staples tourists spend their … Read more

Stamp duty holiday extension: How likely are you to complete before June?

Home buyers welcomed the stamp duty holiday extension in this week’s Budget – but over-stretched solicitors say many will still miss the new deadline and some are even turning clients away. Chancellor Rishi Sunak confirmed that the stamp duty holiday will continue to apply to the first £500,000 of a home’s purchase price until 30 … Read more

The Holiday Guru dispenses advice on vaccine passports, cruise refunds and health insurance

The Holiday Guru is always on hand to answer your questions. This week he advises on booking a trip to America this autumn, as well as cancelling a Tui package holiday to Greece.  Q. I would like to travel to the USA in October to attend a Nascar race in Alabama. I have had my … Read more

Demi Sims showcases her washboard abs and holiday tan in a black bralette and wide-legged trousers

Demi Sims showcases her washboard abs and holiday tan in a tiny black bralette and wide-legged trousers as she poses in sizzling photoshoot By Niomi Harris For Mailonline Published: 11:50 GMT, 4 March 2021 | Updated: 11:52 GMT, 4 March 2021 She recently returned from a sun-soaked trip to Mexico with Too Hot To Handle … Read more

An extra 300,000 house sales could beat the new June stamp duty holiday deadline

An extra 300,000 house sales could beat the new June stamp duty holiday deadline – we talk to a buyer set to save £13,750 Chancellor Rishi Sunak extends the stamp duty holiday in his latest Budget It applies to the first £500,000 of a home’s purchase price until the end of June  An extra 300,000 … Read more

Stamp duty holiday extension calculator: How much will you pay?

Stamp duty holiday extension calculator: How much tax would you pay and what could you save? By Simon Lambert For This Is Money Published: 14:52 GMT, 3 March 2021 | Updated: 14:52 GMT, 3 March 2021 The stamp duty holiday deadline will be extended from 31 March to 30 June 2021, the Chancellor said today … Read more

MAFS’ Elizabeth Sobinoff and Seb Guilhaus spark rumours they’ve reunited as they enjoy a holiday

Former Married At First Sight stars Elizabeth Sobinoff and Seb Guilhaus spark rumours they’ve reunited as they enjoy a holiday together – two months after announcing their split By Mary Mrad For Daily Mail Australia Published: 04:00 GMT, 3 March 2021 | Updated: 04:01 GMT, 3 March 2021 Former Married At First Sight star Seb … Read more

Holiday hopes as UK to be included in EU vaccine passport scheme despite Brexit

Hopes of foreign summer holidays were given a boost last night after the European Union said its ‘vaccine passports’ scheme could be opened up to the UK. European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen announced plans for a so-called ‘Digital Green Pass’ to kick-start travel. It could come into force as early as June and the … Read more