How will the Spring Budget affect current and prospective homeowners in the UK?

Jeremy Hunt with his ministerial box about to deliver the Spring Budget
Jeremy Hunt delivered his Spring Budget with a number of measures affecting homeowners and prospective homeowners in the UK (Image credit: Getty Images)

Chancellor Jeremy Hunt has unveiled his highly anticipated Spring Budget, featuring a range of policies set to impact homeowners and aspiring homebuyers alike. 

Against a backdrop of energy price rises, sluggish homebuilding rates, and a persistent struggle for many to enter the property market, Hunt introduced a series of measures aimed at addressing these concerns. 

Joseph Mullane
News Editor

News Editor Joseph has previously written for Today’s Media and Chambers & Partners, focusing on news for conveyancers and industry professionals.  Joseph has just started his own self build project, building his own home on his family’s farm with planning permission for a timber frame, three-bedroom house in a one-acre field. The foundation work has already begun and he hopes to have the home built in the next year. Prior to this he renovated his family's home as well as doing several DIY projects, including installing a shower, building sheds, and livestock fences and shelters for the farm’s animals. Outside of homebuilding, Joseph loves rugby and has written for Rugby World, the world’s largest rugby magazine.