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Race for Old War Office heats up as bids ‘sail over £300m’

It’s been reported that six investors and consortiums remain in the running to buy the iconic Old War Office at 57 Whitehall. You need to be logged in to see this part More...

Average prices creep up by 0.1% as K&C values tumble – Land Registry

92,492 homes were lodged with the Land Registry in October, with prices ranging from £19m for a house in Holland Park to £12,000 for a place in Burnley, Lancashire. You More...

Autumn Statement: Keep the wheels moving, George – RICS

The RICS is urging Chancellor George Osborne to “keep the wheels moving through the general election” by using next week’s Autumn Statement to give some immediate More...

D&G staff to showcase renovation skills for a good cause

Douglas & Gordon’s staff are getting their hands dirty for this year’s Christmas Kids Company charity day, redecorating and refurbishing three underprivileged More...

Prime country sales swell as Londoners look further afield, but the tide is turning

£1m+ sales outside London waxed by 44% year-on-year between January and June 2014, says Knight Frank, as prime country house prices bulged by 4.7% in the year to Q3 2014. But More...

We’ve made our portal decision too – Henry & James

It’s ok, we’re not going to report on all of these, but interesting to note that another prime agency has gone public today with the portal it’ll be dropping More...

Trademark warning for developers after Canary Wharf legal battle

A law firm has issued a warning to property developers about delaying trade mark applications, after an ambitious attempt to register the name Canary Wharf was turned down More...

‘Heart of Mayfair’ development gets the nod (again)

Grafton Estates has bagged unanimous approval from planners for its variation on the “exciting” mixed-use development of a chunky chunk of Mayfair. You need to More...

Prime Property of the Week: Shipshape in Suffolk

Holm House, Drinkstone, Suffolk £2.5m It may look like a Georgian rectory – it may even feel like a Georgian rectory – but there are, in fact, iPhones older More...

INTERVIEW: Santosh Gowda of Strawberry Star on successful prime property investment

In less than five years, Strawberry Star has quietly accumulated over 700 luxury apartments across London, investing more than £500m in the process. Talking exclusively More...

Emerging Prime: On the future of high-end real estate in emerging markets

An ambitious project by international property portal Lamudi has produced a research paper on the future of real estate in the world’s emerging markets. It’s More...

‘The risks associated with the election and a proposed mansion tax are overplayed’

A bullish stance on next year’s property market from independent sales/acquisition agency Brooks Marshall, which argues that “the risks associated with the election 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...

Pocket Guides: Bayswater

Did you know that properties in Bayswater are currently 42% cheaper per square foot than in Mayfair? Or that nearly half of its residents are aged between 25 and 44? More...

The Space Race: Putting a price on PCL’s parking premium

A private parking space has always commanded a significant premium in London, but well-positioned areas and private garages have never been more sought after, especially More...

Prime Property of the Week: The Wilton Succeed

Wilton Street, Belgravia £14.25m In our interview with new super-prime development outfit Residence One earlier this year, brothers Ben and Nick Wilson mentioned something More...

RANKED: House price growth across the G20 member countries

Summing up this week’s G20 summit of world leaders in Brisbane, the ever-balanced BBC said the event had delivered ‘more than expected on some issues, but somewhat More...

Villa with ‘Western Hemisphere’s sexiest pool’ asks £20m

Described as ‘only comparable to a handful of properties found in perhaps the South of France or on Long Island’s More...

Prime Property of the Week: The Wilton Succeed

Wilton Street, Belgravia £14.25m In our interview with new super-prime development outfit Residence One earlier More...

Grade II* Minley Manor sparks global bidding war

Carter Jonas has just sold one of Hampshire’s landmark properties for above asking, after receiving bids More...

Mayfair’s 107% new-build premium drives £4.5bn luxury development surge

Going super-luxe generates a price premium of 107% compared to neighbouring “normal” homes in Mayfair, More...

Green light for Lodha & MSMR on Grosvenor Square

Westminster Council has finally given Lodha Group its blessing to convert the Canadian High Commission in Mayfair More...

Race for Old War Office heats up as bids ‘sail over £300m’

It’s been reported that six investors and consortiums remain in the running to buy the iconic...

Prime Property of the Week: Shipshape in Suffolk

Holm House, Drinkstone, Suffolk £2.5m It may look like a Georgian rectory – it may even...

‘Heart of Mayfair’ development gets the nod (again)

Grafton Estates has bagged unanimous approval from planners for its variation on the “exciting” mixed-use development...

Average prices creep up by 0.1% as K&C values tumble – Land Registry

92,492 homes were lodged with the Land Registry in October, with prices ranging from £19m for a house in More...

Autumn Statement: Keep the wheels moving, George – RICS

The RICS is urging Chancellor George Osborne to “keep the wheels moving through the general election” by using next week’s Autumn Statement to..

Prime country sales swell as Londoners look further afield, but the tide is turning

£1m+ sales outside London waxed by 44% year-on-year between January and June 2014, says Knight Frank, as prime country house prices..

Knight Frank opens up in Barnes

Knight Frank has just opened the doors to its new office on Barnes High Street, SW London. You need to More...

Former Foster + Partners chief reveals next move

One of the biggest names in architecture, former Foster + Partners Chief Exec Mouzhan Majidi, has announced his next move after a..

Property firm signs former England cricket captain

Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan has gone into bat for property management firm Capital Properties as its Leadership & Development..

Prime Property of the Week: Shipshape in Suffolk

Holm House, Drinkstone, Suffolk £2.5m It may look like a Georgian rectory – it may even feel like a Georgian rectory..

D&G staff to showcase renovation skills for a good cause

Douglas & Gordon’s staff are getting their hands dirty for this year’s Christmas Kids Company charity day, redecorating and refurbishing three..

WhatHouse? Awards: Winners

Some deserving accolades were dished out to some of the prime resi industry’s finest at last week’s WhatHouse? Awards...