An online calculator to work out how the new Stamp Duty system will affect homebuyers has been used 500,000 times in the last 24 hours, Treasury Minister David Gauke has announced.
The HMRC Stamp Duty Land Tax calculator has had half a million hits in last 24 hours. Find it at http://t.co/TPcQnllxDw
The Chancellor must tell voters whether what he's proposing is really a re-think of the role of the state.
For all the criticism of spending reductions under the Coalition, there are actually more cuts to come after 2015.
Could what seems like a lifeline for buyers - the overhaul of the unpopular stamp duty - actually make it harder to land a property?