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Knight Frank promotes 103 to Partner and Associate

Knight Frank has made a bundle of promotions, bumping 34 employees up to Partner level and another 69 to the Associate rank. You need to be logged in to see this part of the More...

Demand from overseas buyers plummets across prime central London

The latest Lonres Survey of Agents - essential reading for anyone with even a passing interest in prime property – has confirmed the slowdown in central London’s More...

‘Wild talk’ of Foxtons founder looking to buy agency back

The Telegraph has speculated that Foxtons’ founder Jon Hunt might be considering buying the agency back, seven years after he sold it at the top of the market in 2007. You More...

Britain’s 20 worst places to invest in property

11 locations are delivering negative yields to investors, with property prices in the worst performing areas dropping by more than 7% a year, according to a new list of the More...

£105bn Chinese investment will be ‘a game-changer’ for UK real estate and infrastucture

The scale and scope of Chinese investment into the UK is changing, with the current sovereign-wealth-heavy model opening up to allow more direct spending and wider scale JVs: More...

Dues Diligence: A comparison of international property taxation

In comparison with many other countries, the UK property tax regime is relatively modest, says CBRE in its Global Living report. However, the inflow of overseas buyers into Prime More...

£11,400-a-minute: How commuting time affects house prices

An extra minute on a commute knocks £11,400 off the value of a property, according to (more) research from CBRE. You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please More...

Record Q3 for UK auction houses (and a passageway goes for £260k)

The number of lots sold at auction across the UK during Q3 was the highest ever recorded by data firm EIG. You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please More...

Chelsea Vs Pimlico: Half the price or double the value?

Despite counting Westminster Abbey and Tate Britain amongst its local amenities, Pimlico remains very much in the shadow of its more fashionable neighbours. But is a decent More...

Dues Diligence: A comparison of international property taxation

In comparison with many other countries, the UK property tax regime is relatively modest, says CBRE in its Global Living report. However, the inflow of overseas buyers into Prime More...

Headhunter: Prime property jobs of the week

The best resi career opportunities we’ve seen advertised over the last seven days… You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please Login More...

Buyers Without Borders: Overseas buyers in the London market

Overseas buyers have always played a significant role in the London real estate market, says CBRE in its Global Living Report, although it’s not just a British phenomenon. More...

Have we fallen out of love with the prime country house?

Clients selling a 3,500 square foot Kensington townhouse could almost afford to buy two Georgian rectories at the moment, but there remains a reluctance for many to make that More...

Luxury asset investments trump prime property

Luxury investments – cars, wine, art etc – have outperformed property over the last decade, and by quite the margin. You need to be logged in to see this part of More...

Prime Property of the Week: Super-prime, US-style

Penthouse, 432 Park Avenue, New York $76.5m (£47.72m) This is how the USA does super-prime. Rising from the very centre of Manhattan’s famous Park Avenue, this gleaming More...

INTERVIEW: Penny Mosgrove of Quintessentially Estates on going global

From penthouses on Ipanema beach to portfolios along the Crossrail route, the MD of property buying advisors Quintessentially Estates talks us through some some of the firm’s More...

Talking Heads: On the real meaning of ‘luxury’

Thanks to years of overuse, the term ‘luxury’ is arguably the emptiest word in the lexicon of prime property. So how do experts at the top end of the market define More...

Cash In The Attic: Converting this unmod roof space in South Ken ‘could add another £1.55m’

Billed as a ‘Grand Designs-style opportunity’, an unusual instruction has just hit the market in South Kensington More...

Roof of Life: Battersea Power Station’s roof garden in pictures

“The crowning jewel” of Foster + Partners’ section of Battersea Power Station Phase 3 is a 355 More...

£15.5m Hans Place house becomes UK’s most expensive online-only instruction

A 5385 square foot end-of-terrace on one of London’s most sought-after turnings has just smashed the More...

Diplomatic Envy: How much are London’s embassies really worth?

From Russia’s Harrington House to Saudi Arabia’s stately pile on Charles Street (below), the embassy More...

South Bank Show: Wanda unveils One Nine Elms

Here’s how Wanda One’s Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates-designed One Nine Elms project – which officially More...

Chelsea Vs Pimlico: Half the price or double the value?

Despite counting Westminster Abbey and Tate Britain amongst its local amenities, Pimlico remains very much in the shadow of its...

Cash In The Attic: Converting this unmod roof space in South Ken ‘could add another £1.55m’

Billed as a ‘Grand Designs-style opportunity’, an unusual instruction has just hit the market in South Kensington...

Prime Property of the Week: Super-prime, US-style

Penthouse, 432 Park Avenue, New York $76.5m (£47.72m) This is how the USA does super-prime. Rising...

Demand from overseas buyers plummets across prime central London

The latest Lonres Survey of Agents - essential reading for anyone with even a passing interest in prime property More...

£11,400-a-minute: How commuting time affects house prices

An extra minute on a commute knocks £11,400 off the value of a property, according to (more) research from CBRE...

Behind the Stats: What’s really happening in the PCL market?

“The furore about a possible house price bubble over recent months … is simply not justified outside London” although “overall price rises..

Knight Frank promotes 103 to Partner and Associate

Knight Frank has made a bundle of promotions, bumping 34 employees up to Partner level and another 69 to the More...

New ‘bible of the HNW industry’ lists 32 top property advisors

Savills’ Jonathan Hewlett walked away with the “Property Advisor of the Year” gong at last night’s Spear’s Wealth Management Awards, while..

Banda goes big on off-plan after ‘shift in mindset’ amongst UK buyers

Kensington-based Banda Property has strengthened its buying team after reporting a surge in demand for off-plan resi...

Prime Property of the Week: Super-prime, US-style

Penthouse, 432 Park Avenue, New York $76.5m (£47.72m) This is how the USA does super-prime. Rising from the very centre of..

Knight Frank promotes 103 to Partner and Associate

Knight Frank has made a bundle of promotions, bumping 34 employees up to Partner level and another 69 to the Associate..

New ‘bible of the HNW industry’ lists 32 top property advisors

Savills’ Jonathan Hewlett walked away with the “Property Advisor of the Year” gong at last night’s Spear’s Wealth Management Awards, while..