Headlines for Sunday 22nd April 2018

Trendwatch: Space for rural enterprise top of the wishlist for country buyers

Room to host festivals, rear specialist breeds or offer boutique accommodation has become the latest “must have” in the estate and farm market…

Splitting Heirs: How agents deal with divorce

With new BBC drama ‘The Split’ about to hit the airwaves, Trevor Abrahmsohn looks at one of the key drivers of the UK’s resi property market…

£13.45m unit sold at boutique new-build scheme in Kensington

Northacre’s Eric Parry-designed Vicarage Gate House sits right next to Kensington Palace Gardens

Asking price reductions on a third of UK listings

Twickenham named as London’s ‘price-cut hotspot’, with reductions made on 42% of online listings, but the overall proportion is actually down on Q4…

Budget Chelsea penthouse goes up for sale with views of the Thames (and one of London’s most extraordinary mansions)

It’s not often you see a top-floor riverfront apartment offered for less than £1m around here, but potential buyers should prepare for bouts of acute house envy…

Towers of London: Over 500 tall towers are now in the capital’s development pipeline

90% of London’s current high-rise projects are for residential use

Opinions Views & analysis from prime resi insiders

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What’s In A Name? How to trade up without moving

How much value can be placed on the name of a property? While it is hard to quantify, anecdotally we know that properties with unusual or slightly...

Dealing With Disputes: The case for mediation

We don’t know just how many construction contracts end in dispute, but it’s plain to see the sector is far more prone to legal wrangling than other...

A brief guide to buying or selling land to make a bigger garden

Homeowners approaching neighbouring or nearby landowners inquiring about purchasing an area of land to extend their garden or provide that long-hoped-for...

Long Reads In-depth features on prime resi matters

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Ultra-Prime Recce: Touring the UK’s £50m listings

For the first time in quite a while, the UK has three open-market listings at the £50m level. That kind of money gets you either a spectacular new-build...

Behind The Schemes: Hitting the right note at Admiralty Arch

As Prime Investors Capital transforms one of London’s most iconic buildings into a world-class luxury hotel and a handful of private residences, British...

Understanding Easements: What you don’t know can hurt you

If you are buying, selling or developing a property in England or Wales, it is critical that you understand easements and how they could affect a...

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

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