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UK:Buy-to-let surge ‘raising house prices’

Surveyors are witnessing a surge of demand from buy-to-let investors which they expect to push up house prices. Buy-to-let investors face a 3% surcharge on stamp duty from April. The Royal Institution for Chartered Surveyors (Rics) said the number of homes coming onto the market was insufficient to meet demand from landlords aiming to beat […]