Autumn Budget: Liverpool agent hopes end to Stamp Duty will keep ‘market moving’

A Liverpool estate agent hopes Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s decision to abolish Stamp Duty for first-time buyers will help keep the city’s housing market moving.Helen Griffin-Booth, director at Bluerow Homes, says the measure could also give prospective homeowners a “more positive, optimistic outlook to owning their own home”.Helen was speaking after ... Read More...

More young people with learning disabilities helped into work in Liverpool

Young people with learning disabilities are being supported into work through a new scheme launched by Liverpool City Council.The council has teamed up with the Marriott Hotel, Hilton Hotel and grounds maintenance partner Glendale Liverpool to offer supported internship placements.Just 6% of young people with learning disabilities in the city ... Read More...

MCM Liverpool Comic Con cancelled

Next year’s MCM Liverpool Comic Con, due to take place at Exhibition Centre Liverpool in March, has been cancelled.The organiser of the international pop culture event announced via social media that it has decided to axe the Liverpool show indefinitely.Anyone who has already bought tickets for the event will be ... Read More...

Council plans crackdown on HMOs in the Dales

Plans to crack down on the number of HMOs (House in Multiple Occupation) in the Dales neighbourhood of Smithdown have been revealed.Liverpool City Council says the over concentration of shared housing is impacting on the lives of local residents with noise complaints and anti-social behaviour (ASB) incidents above the city average.Currently, ... Read More...

Liverpool property market highlights: Perfect penthouses

Liverpool property market highlights: Perfect penthouses Curated by Lawrence Saunders   View 146, Conway Street, Everton, L5 Located in a refurbished apartment development, this three-bedroom duplex penthouse offers luxurious living on the edge of Liverpool city centre. A spacious open plan living/dining area forms the centrepiece of the property with double glazed patio doors leading to ... Read More...