Budget 2017: The young person's verdict
What do the measures introduced in the Budget mean to young people in the UK?
Those aged 26 to 30 would become eligible for a £30 railcard for discounted train travel, from the spring, Chancellor Philip Hammond said.
He also announced the immediate abolition of stamp duty for properties up to £300,000 in England, Northern Ireland and, for a time, Wales.
The average first-time buyer pays about £1,600 in stamp duty, according to Halifax Building Society.
However, Hollie Croft, 31, who is buying a house in London with her husband, said: "Our stamp duty would have been £9,000.
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