Category Archives: Housing

Ground rents that double every ten years

As if it’s not enough that first time buyers are struggling to afford to buy houses, some of those that have managed it have found themselves landed with ground rents that double every ten years. With leaseholds with many years to run, anyone wishing to purchase the freehold will have to pay an exorbitant amount… Read More »

What makes a country great?

If you’re in your mid thirties and have a steady job and kids, you probably don’t have too much time to think about life in general. There tends to be a focus on the here and now; but what about the future? If you’re too busy to sit and think for a while, here’s a… Read More »