Uk Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced that homebuyers will not have to pay stamp duty on homes worth up to £500,000, with measures lasting unitl 31st March 2021 in England and Northern Ireland, (exemptions apply).  Stevenson & Cumming welcomed this initiative which over the last number of months have kept the property market busy, even in these Covid-19 times.  Will this be extended?  A number of Conservative MP's are calling on the Chancellor to do just this.  Watch this space!