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Buy-to-let Index launches; shows that ‘BTL is not always a great investment’

EC3, WC1 and WC2 are the top three postcodes in the UK for buy-to-let investors, reveals LendInvest in its inaugural Buy-To-Let Index. You need to be logged in to see this part More...

Foxtons suffers as sales volumes slump

The second half of this year “will be significantly below levels during the same period last year” warns Foxtons, as its Q3 turnover drops. You need to be logged More...

Quintessentially Estates unveils new branch and major expansion plans

Top-end acquisition outfit Quintessentially Estates has cut the ribbon on its latest sun-soaked outpost and revealed plans for a significant expansion of the business in 2015. Read More...

Zoopla launches Comparables Report tool

ZPG has rolled out a new gizmo that allows agents to easily build own-branded comparables reports for vendors. You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please More...

Private housing drives construction growth

“A sharp rise” in private housing activity has pushed up construction workloads at the fastest rate since 1994, says the RICS. You need to be logged in to see More...

Prime London prices to stay put for the rest of the year as supply levels ‘soar’

It’s the end of the rise for prime central London’s property prices, says Marsh & Parsons. You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please More...

ITV’s South Bank studios could be up for resi development very soon

ITV is apparently looking for new digs, which throws up the rather moorish possibility of its current home, The London Television Studios on 2.5 acres of prime SE1 riverside, More...

Transactions numbers drop by nearly 5%

Transactions dropped by nearly 5% between August and September, according to the latest batch of stats from HMRC. You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please 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...

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...

£300m? That wouldn’t even pay for a new NHS logo!

Going by Ed Balls’ latest figures, it’s unlikely that the proceeds raised from a Mansion Tax would make any meaningful contribution to an organisation that requires £100 More...

MIPIM Notes #4/Final Thoughts: Nicky Richmond on FOMO

Nicky Richmond assesses the inaugural MIPIM UK from a property lawyer’s point of view and asks ‘what is it good for?’ You need to be logged in to see More...

Required Reading: Second home ownership and the EU’s new succession rules

Ten years in the making, a fundamental shift to succession rules in most EU countries will come into force next year. Clients with second homes on the continent are likely More...

The Doer Upper returns with a W8 on his shoulders

It’s been a hectic Summer for our resident Doer Upper Alan Page, as he set about gutting a cottage in finest Kensington. Current living conditions, however, don’t More...

Prime Property of the Week: Danger Man’s HQ

Penthouse, Marathon House, Marylebone £10m Fans of cult 60s television show ‘Danger Man’ may recognise this sharply-dressed space as the headquarters of super-spy More...

INTERVIEW: Alexander Lewis of Knight Frank on the six S’s of prime resi development

Alexander Lewis, Residential Development Partner at Knight Frank, talks us through the six key value drivers, the PCL area he’s tipping for outperformance, and why More...

MIPIM Notes #3: Joe Burns on flying the super-prime flag

Walpole Mayfair developer Oliver Burns stands proud as the only super-prime sponsor of the inaugural MIPIM UK. The second day – featuring a bubbly breakfast – yielded 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 metre long 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...

Mount Anvil and FABRICA launch at Hammersmith Riverside

Mount Anvil and FABRICA by A2Dominium are launching their first joint venture today; the 165 resi unit Queen’s More...

ITV’s South Bank studios could be up for resi development very soon

ITV is apparently looking for new digs, which throws up the rather moorish possibility of its...

£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 record for the UK’s most...

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 buildings of London...

Buy-to-let Index launches; shows that ‘BTL is not always a great investment’

EC3, WC1 and WC2 are the top three postcodes in the UK for buy-to-let investors, reveals LendInvest in its inaugural More...

Prime London prices to stay put for the rest of the year as supply levels ‘soar’

It’s the end of the rise for prime central London’s property prices, says Marsh & Parsons...

Transactions numbers drop by nearly 5%

Transactions dropped by nearly 5% between August and September, according to the latest batch of stats from HMRC...

New Joint Head of MENA Resi for JLL

JLL Residential has strengthened its Middle East & North Africa capability with a senior appointment. You More...

Titlestone hires trio to boost southern reach

Oaktree Capital-backed resi development lender Titlestone Property Finance has made three hires to its lending team in an effort to expand..

MIPIM Notes #4/Final Thoughts: Nicky Richmond on FOMO

Nicky Richmond assesses the inaugural MIPIM UK from a property lawyer’s point of view and asks ‘what is it good for?’..

Prime Property of the Week: Danger Man’s HQ

Penthouse, Marathon House, Marylebone £10m Fans of cult 60s television show ‘Danger Man’ may recognise this sharply-dressed space as the headquarters of super-spy..

Foxtons suffers as sales volumes slump

The second half of this year “will be significantly below levels during the same period last year” warns Foxtons, as its..

MIPIM Notes #4/Final Thoughts: Nicky Richmond on FOMO

Nicky Richmond assesses the inaugural MIPIM UK from a property lawyer’s point of view and asks ‘what is it good for?’..