Headlines for Saturday 13th August 2022

Weekly Showcase: Ten featured prime resi listings

PrimeResi’s regular stock check, powered by LonRes

Ranked: The world’s most liveable cities in 2022, as standards ‘return to pre-pandemic heights’

Leading RE names new President of Global Operations

Chris Dietz has been promoted to President of Global Operations at Leading Real Estate Companies of the World.

Heatmapped: Housing market continues to confound, as prices rise again

Annual price growth increased to 10.2% in England & Wales last month, reports Acadata.

Savills H1 revenue tops £1bn, but profits shrink as resi income falls

Savills has reported a “strong performance comfortably ahed of pre-pandemic level” in the first half of this year – but revenue from residential transactions has fallen by 11%.

‘Embrace the fear’: One year in the buying agency business, it’s been quite the journey

Emma Fildes of Brick Weaver reveals what it’s really like to start your own buying agency

Opinions Views & analysis from prime resi insiders

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Bank of England turns gloomier as base rate rises to 1.75%; how will the housing market respond, asks Tom Bill

Alongside the biggest rate hike in 27 years, the Bank of England last week predicted the UK would enter a recession later this year and not emerge from it...

Abrahmsohn: Why the UK housing market is a hot and hideous mess

Shhh, don’t tell HMRC, but I may have found a faultless Stamp Duty saving scheme, writes Trevor Abrahmsohn. While the best things in life may be free,...

Knight Frank’s head of resi on the markets to watch in H2

As we head into peak summer, and just over halfway through the year, it’s a good time to take stock and review what might happen across certain markets in...

Long Reads In-depth features on prime resi matters

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Broadband, energy efficiency & pets are now top priorities for tenants

A survey by Carter Jonas has highlighted how the needs and wants of tenants have shifted through the pandemic. “The last Carter Jonas Tenant Survey...

Prime London sales market in ‘best shape since 2014’

The Prime London sales market is in its “best shape since 2014”, according to a new report, citing steadily rising values, fewer price reductions and...

The Register of Overseas Entities is now in play; here’s what property pros need to know

The Register of Overseas Entities has come into force today (Monday 1st August 2022), requiring more transparency for UK property transactions involving...

Prime Movers Indices The key players at the top of the market, ranked & profiled

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