Property UK:  Number of homes sold DROPS in March | Property | Life & Style

In a report issued by HMRC this morning, the overall numbers of homes sold in the UK in the first three months of this year, which totals 290,670, is down by just over five percent on the same period in 2017 when 307,550 properties were sold.  In fact, reviewing the data over the last few years, we would have to go as far back as 2015 to find a lower number of transactions for the first quarter of the year, when the total number of properties sold was 288,490. Comparing…

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MSC Bellissima to be named in Southampton in March 2019 | Cruise | Travel

It will be only the third time that an MSC cruise ship will have been named outside Italy, the spiritual home of the family-owned cruise line. Legendary Italian actress Sophia Loren has been godmother to all MSC Cruises’ ships so far – even MSC Seaside which was named in Miami last year. Although she has not been officially linked with MSC Bellissima’s naming ceremony on March 2, staff last night said they were hopeful she could be persuaded to attend the glittering event on Southampton Water. “The UK is the…

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