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Forum: Politics 26-04-2015, 21:17
Replies: 71
Views: 1,823
Posted By Turnbull2000
Stamp duty savings will simply be absorbed into...

Stamp duty savings will simply be absorbed into house prices i.e. house prices will rise. This is consequence of pretty much and demand side measure.

And 1 million new homes over the next five...
Forum: Politics 26-04-2015, 11:22
Replies: 240
Views: 4,984
Posted By Turnbull2000
Much like Cameron's rail fare pledge, or his...

Much like Cameron's rail fare pledge, or his proposal for giving employees time off for volunteering.
Forum: Politics 26-04-2015, 11:20
Replies: 240
Views: 4,984
Posted By Turnbull2000
And the problem with "destroying" landlord...

And the problem with "destroying" landlord investment in property is what exactly? It's pure scaremongering, but let's assume it did...

Other than £1 million 1 bedroom flats in London and foreign...
Forum: General Discussion 26-04-2015, 11:10
Replies: 91
Views: 4,236
Posted By Turnbull2000
I read an interesting article that pinned it down...

I read an interesting article that pinned it down on culture becoming globalised, and a much reduced scope for localised fashion trends. Was a while ago, so no link sorry.

Similar with movies. Up...
Forum: General Discussion 23-04-2015, 14:45
Replies: 19
Views: 643
Posted By Turnbull2000
You have no real grounds for withholding rent,...

You have no real grounds for withholding rent, and could irreparably damage the relationship with your landlord by doing so.

You can ask your landlord to take action by all means, but he doesn’t...
Forum: General Discussion 22-04-2015, 14:50
Replies: 135
Views: 5,887
Posted By Turnbull2000
Non-transgendered, non-homosexual white male....

Non-transgendered, non-homosexual white male. Basically a wolf to any University Safe-Space!
Forum: General Discussion 22-04-2015, 13:48
Replies: 135
Views: 5,887
Posted By Turnbull2000
Accepable racism - University Union bans whites and men from events

http://blogs.spectator.co.uk/coffeehouse/2015/04/white-people-have-now-been-banned-from-an-anti-racism-event-at-a-british-university/

https://www.facebook.com/events/611410902336800/

And this is...
Forum: Politics 21-04-2015, 10:29
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By Turnbull2000
Grant Shapps called for 'stable' house prices -...

Grant Shapps called for 'stable' house prices - soon removed as housing minister

Kris Hopkins not in favour of Right-to-Buy bribe - soon removed as housing minister

Thankfully, current incumbent...
Forum: Politics 17-04-2015, 13:16
Replies: 26
Views: 709
Posted By Turnbull2000
Of course. But with relative earnings so great,...

Of course. But with relative earnings so great, many would be willing to room or house share for a year or two and keep expenditure to a minimum.
Forum: Politics 17-04-2015, 13:12
Replies: 26
Views: 709
Posted By Turnbull2000
50K is maybe a bit off. Make it 70K.

50K is maybe a bit off. Make it 70K.
Forum: Politics 17-04-2015, 13:06
Replies: 26
Views: 709
Posted By Turnbull2000
Seems a reasonable point. The UK minimum wage is...

Seems a reasonable point. The UK minimum wage is already a very good salary relative to earnings in much of Eastern Europe. If you could move to Bulgaria and earn the equivalent of £50,000 for...
Forum: Politics 15-04-2015, 18:58
Replies: 42
Views: 1,231
Posted By Turnbull2000
Loose seats? Are the seats bolted to the ground...

Loose seats? Are the seats bolted to the ground like?!
Forum: Politics 12-04-2015, 10:51
Replies: 142
Views: 2,994
Posted By Turnbull2000
Ahh, but VAT only hits the working poor the...

Ahh, but VAT only hits the working poor the hardest. The working poor are fair game for Tory punishment, remember. :)
Forum: Politics 11-04-2015, 22:19
Replies: 144
Views: 3,134
Posted By Turnbull2000
The Telegraph. Cameron has pledged to prevent...

The Telegraph. Cameron has pledged to prevent further development of the Green Belt until 2020. Appropriate brownfield land is either very limited or expensive, thus preventing new housing...
Forum: Politics 11-04-2015, 21:51
Replies: 144
Views: 3,134
Posted By Turnbull2000
So that's Inheritance tax all but abolished on...

So that's Inheritance tax all but abolished on main homes, and preventing housing development on any kinda of real scale. Two exceptionally popular measures. The Tories have gone all guns blazing...
Forum: General Discussion 01-04-2015, 19:33
Replies: 59
Views: 3,008
Posted By Turnbull2000
I said it a couple of years ago - as the majority...

I said it a couple of years ago - as the majority of under 40's become renters, large scale DIY stores such as B&Q will suffer. Renters tend not to decorate, or are prohibited from doing so....
Forum: Advice 25-03-2015, 21:28
Replies: 42
Views: 3,540
Posted By Turnbull2000
Even taking into account experience and...

Even taking into account experience and qualifications, public sector jobs pay better than private, and have done for some 15 years now. It's got nowt to do with supposed outsourcing either. The...
Forum: General Discussion 25-03-2015, 20:49
Replies: 253
Views: 9,606
Posted By Turnbull2000
Try visiting the Facebook pages of these Student...

Try visiting the Facebook pages of these Student Unions. If you're a white male, you have little hope of making an argument (no matter how coherent) for many subjects. You'll simply be dismissed as...
Forum: Broadband Internet 24-03-2015, 19:44
Replies: 5
Views: 1,325
Posted By Turnbull2000
Pirate Bay issues

Haven't been able to browse PB for over a week now. Can visit main page, but get the message "Error: Maximum (5) redirects followed" when trying to go any further. Anyone else getting this?

PS. On...
Forum: Politics 18-03-2015, 19:24
Replies: 513
Views: 13,095
Posted By Turnbull2000
Do you know if that's inflation adjusted, and how...

Do you know if that's inflation adjusted, and how much of this is down to ultra-low interest rates and dirty cheap mortgages?

Even if it's real terms and not due to mortgages, it's still probably...
Forum: Politics 18-03-2015, 19:19
Replies: 513
Views: 13,095
Posted By Turnbull2000
Is see the OBR have also heightened their house...

Is see the OBR have also heightened their house price growth projections today, forecasting them to rocket at least 30% over the next parliament. That's what you get when UK government's are only...
Forum: Politics 18-03-2015, 13:31
Replies: 513
Views: 13,095
Posted By Turnbull2000
Ermm, that's not what I said.

Ermm, that's not what I said.
Forum: Politics 18-03-2015, 13:20
Replies: 513
Views: 13,095
Posted By Turnbull2000
That's because Help to Buy and numerous other...

That's because Help to Buy and numerous other measures to support the property market has enabled developers to enjoy record margins. Thus the developers can now build half as many houses as they...
Forum: Politics 18-03-2015, 13:12
Replies: 513
Views: 13,095
Posted By Turnbull2000
Labour are buried after this IMO. Can't see them...

Labour are buried after this IMO. Can't see them getting a majority.

With regards to the Help to Buy ISA, it will only boost house prices by 6-7K at best.
Forum: Politics 17-03-2015, 14:53
Replies: 104
Views: 2,314
Posted By Turnbull2000
But income tax is money derived from your own...

But income tax is money derived from your own efforts, not someone else's. And even then it was largely a result of house price inflation.

So I gather you're opposed to VAT, fuel duty, stamp duty...
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