🎵We’re all going on a stamp duty holiday. No more stamp duty for a month or six. Moving house on our stamp duty holiday. No more worries of added costs.🎵 The stamp duty holiday is here, and with it comes increased demand as buyers look to save on their house purchase.
We’ve already covered the particulars of the stamp duty holiday, but in a nutshell, buyers won’t pay a penny on the first £500,000 of a property. That means you can hit the market safe in the knowledge that you likely won’t need to pay stamp duty during your next move.
If you’re looking for some inspiration for available properties priced £500k and under, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve handpicked five fantastic homes currently on the market that don’t require any stamp duty payments.
Here’s our selection…
1) Three-bedroom semi-detached house, Bromsgrove
If you’re looking for a home in the Worcestershire town of Bromsgrove; you’re in luck. Just 13 miles from Birmingham City Centre, Bromsgrove is ideally positioned for those working in Birmingham and Worcestershire. And this three-bedroom semi-detached is an ideal starting point for your commute.
The home is light and bright throughout and has two reception rooms and is set over three floors. There’s also two off-road parking spaces and a private garden with a patio area. Then there’s the master bedroom, which has been techified with built-in USB sockets. No more looking for the plug to your charger.
Asking price: £250,000
2) Three-bedroom semi-detached house, Dagenham
UPDATE: This property has now gone under offer
Embrace East-End vibes with this semi-detached three-bedroom house that is just moments from Becontree Underground Station, which is located on the District Line. Upon entering the property, you will be impressed with its spacious reception and dining area with charming period mantle pieces.
This property also features three generously-sized double bedrooms and enjoys plenty of natural light. If you love gardening, then this is a new home for you. It comes with a sizeable garden and large patio area that gets the sun all day long. There are also three off-street parking spaces.
Asking price: £420,000
3) Four-bedroom detached house, Potton
Get a slice of countryside town life in Potton, which is located in the district of Bedfordshire. This charming property evokes countryside vibes with its wooden beams while offering a modern interior and cosy interior.
Two reception rooms, two bathrooms and four bedrooms mean you and your family will have ample living space. Off-road parking for two vehicles and a garden only increases this home’s appeal. And it’s just a hop and skip away from Potton’s historic market square.
Asking price: £450,000
4) Five-bed detached house, Chester
If you’re looking for a move-in ready property, then look no further than this five-bedroom detached home in Chester. The northwest city is filled with cobbled streets and exciting local amenities, and this property is ideally positioned to enjoy the best of the area.
Of course, you might find it hard to leave home, thanks to its modern interiors and floor-to-ceiling windows in the front room that offers plenty of natural light. The property sits in a small exclusive development and features three bathrooms (two en-suites), driveway for two cars and views of open fields from the rear of the house.
Asking price: £400,000
5) Three-bedroom terraced house, Newport
Over in Wales, you will find a delightful three-bedroom terrace house. Located in Newport, the property offers an open plan feel and is light and airy throughout. There’s a spacious conservatory area that catches plenty of sun during the warmer months.
All three bedrooms are of a good size, and the home overlooks a tranquil green area. There’s also a generously-sized patio at the front of the property. If you’re looking for modern living in the heart of Newport, this terraced house is for you.
Asking price: £170,000
Find your next home
Could one of these five properties be your next home? The stamp duty holiday has undoubtedly made it more affordable to purchase them. Even if none of these properties takes your fancy, why not check out all of our properties for sale? And if you need any help buying or selling a home, request a callback and one of our property experts will be happy to help.