Headlines for Tuesday 7th July 2020

Clivedale’s Hardy moves on to lead sales at Brockton’s 60 Curzon

Alex Hardy has been brought in as sales director on the boutique super-prime scheme in Mayfair, after working across Clivedale’s portfolio of top-end PCL projects.

Treasury floats SDLT holiday as part of Coronavirus recovery measures

Rumours are circulating of a Stamp Duty holiday up to £500k, but changes are unlikely to come in for a few months…

Allsop reports renewed confidence ahead of ‘bumper’ resi sale

Auctioneer releases highest volume catalogue since lockdown began, with 250 lots – and 13 guided above £1m

In Pictures: Coronado unveils One Molyneux penthouse

Brand new three-bed unit with 1,000 square foot roof terrace pitched as Marylebone’s ‘ultimate lockdown pad’

£5m+ country houses out-performed the rest of the market in Q2, as prime buyers start moving

“People are sensing an opportunity now” in the prime country house market, says Knight Frank’s Edward Rook. “In the previous three or four years there have been consistent bumps in the road and the clear water people were looking for never came.”

Propertymark to restructure as NAEA boss steps down

Mark Hayward, boss of the NAEA, is to retire after seven years in charge. His departure is prompting a restructure of the parent Propertymark organisation.

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