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⇓ £2m+ sales, from 494 (Q4 2014) to 203 (Q1 2015); ⇓ £10m+ sales, from 23 (Q4 2014) to 4 (Q1 2015); ⇓ Total value of £2m+ sales, from £1.99bn (Q4 2014) to £655m (Q1 2015) – Land Registry
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Planning nod for Merchant Land’s Charlotte Street scheme

Merchant Land has been given the green light to redevelop three adjacent period buildings in Fitzrovia. You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please More...

20% of home buyers in Oxford and Cambridge previously lived in London

Oxford and Cambridge have seen the best of Britain’s price growth over the last year, says property search agency Garrington, with capital values increasing by 14.9% and More...

Regional Champions: Bath, Bristol, Cheltenham and Oxford outperform

Southern England’s prime cities – Bath, Bristol, Cheltenham and Oxford – have been out-performing pretty much every other location, including London, over the More...

South Coast agency invests in the best company car….in the world

Eschewing the traditional estate agent’s ride, an outfit on the South Coast has invested in a seriously strong company vehicle. You need to be logged in to see this part More...

Private rents have risen by 2.5% in the last year

Rents have risen by 2.5% across Great Britain in the last 12 months, and by 3.8% in London, according to the last Private Housing Rental Index from the Office of National Statistics. You More...

Prime London rental growth struggles to keep up with inflation

Prime rents have risen by 1.5% in London in the last 12 months, after a +0.5% in Q2, says Savills, as only a small belt of the capital – from Islington to Canary Wharf More...

Construction workloads on the up despite skills shortages

Construction workloads rose in Q2 2015 with 44% more respondents to the RICS’ regular survey reporting higher activity levels (up from 37% on the previous quarter), driven More...

Election hammers Countrywide’s profits

Countrywide has posted a big slump in pre-tax profits after a “difficult” H1. You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please Login or More...

Prime Property of the Week: His n’ Hers

Hyde House & Holland House, Campden Hill Road, Kensington, London £12.75m (each) One of the joys of London property is the variety you’ll find just around the corner, More...

In Recent Proposals: Notable small to medium scale residential planning applications

A whistle-stop tour through some of the more interesting proposals and projects in the planning pipeline… You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please More...

Headhunter: Prime property jobs of the week

Our pick of the best resi career opportunities on the market right now… You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please Login or Subscribe to More...

‘The volume of sales for properties over £1.5m has reached a plateau’

The volume in sales for properties over £1.5m looks set to fall for the first time in two years, according to 44-branch estate agency Jackson-Stops & Staff, despite year-on-year growth More...

Principles of Development: The ten projects that made MSMR Architects

Founded 15 years ago this year, MSMR Architects has become one of the most influential practices in the London prime residential market. So how did they manage it? We asked the More...

Prime Property of the Week: The Bond Villain’s Lair

Villa Amoras, Costa Smeralda, Sardinia £10.62m Said to have inspired Stromberg’s lair in classic Bond outing The Spy Who Loved Me, this 9,687 square foot creation More...

Fashion Faux Pas: Savile Row case highlights perils and pitfalls of listed buildings

A recent case involving the Abercrombie & Fitch store in Mayfair serves as a useful reminder for all those looking to alter or buy a listed building, says Edward Burton… You More...

Headhunter: Prime property jobs of the week

The essential pick of the best resi career opportunities on the market… You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please Login or Subscribe to More...

How will rising interest rates affect the residential property market?

Carney’s recent proclamation that interest rates will be on the up shortly has divided opinion in the prime resi ranks; here are some thoughts on what higher rates could More...

North Bank Show: Millbank Tower poised for resi transformation

Plans for an ambitious reimagining of London’s iconic Millbank Tower have been unveiled, involving 200 apartments, More...

Historic Cheyne Walk mansion sells for £1m over asking

It sounds like Cheyne Walk is about to get yet another famous resident, in the shape of the former mayor of New More...

Palladian Design: The Good, the bad and the unexpected (exhibition)

The Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio is the only architect who has given his name to an enduring style, which More...

Galliard signs £110m Great Scotland Yard hotel deal with Abu Dhabi

There’s to be a new five star hotel in central London in 2017: London resi developer Galliard Homes has More...

Luxlo breaches £100m at 77 Mayfair as penthouse goes for nearly £7k psf

Luxury property developer Luxlo has just confirmed the sale of six of the seven apartments in its flagship 77 More...

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Planning nod for Merchant Land’s Charlotte Street scheme

Merchant Land has been given the green light to redevelop three adjacent period buildings in Fitzrovia....

Prime Property of the Week: His n’ Hers

Hyde House & Holland House, Campden Hill Road, Kensington, London £12.75m (each) One of the joys of...

Another super-prime deal goes down on Avenue Road

A big sale has gone through on leafy Avenue Road in St John’s Wood, just a few weeks after...

20% of home buyers in Oxford and Cambridge previously lived in London

Oxford and Cambridge have seen the best of Britain’s price growth over the last year, says property search More...

Regional Champions: Bath, Bristol, Cheltenham and Oxford outperform

Southern England’s prime cities – Bath, Bristol, Cheltenham and Oxford – have been out-performing pretty much every other location, including London,..

Private rents have risen by 2.5% in the last year

Rents have risen by 2.5% across Great Britain in the last 12 months, and by 3.8% in London, according to the..

The Collection LLP boosts property management team

Mayfair-based consultancy The Collection LLP has hired Chloé Tilby as Property Manager. You need to be logged More...

Douglas & Gordon recruits Foxtons Director as new Chief Exec

London estate agency Douglas & Gordon has just announced that James Evans – a former Area Director at Foxtons – will be..

New Comms Director of British Property Federation

The British Property Federation has hired Ghislaine Halpenny as its new Director of Communications.[/private] Halpenny is currently Assistant Director (Planning and Development)..

Prime Property of the Week: His n’ Hers

Hyde House & Holland House, Campden Hill Road, Kensington, London £12.75m (each) One of the joys of London property is the variety..

Election hammers Countrywide’s profits

Countrywide has posted a big slump in pre-tax profits after a “difficult” H1...

Palladian Design: The Good, the bad and the unexpected (exhibition)

The Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio is the only architect who has given his name to an enduring style, which makes him..