Headlines for Thursday 22nd August 2019

Book Now: Luxury Business Sphere Summit 2019

Top-notch line-up announced for October’s luxury business conference, including major prime resi players

PCL agency Aston Chase partners with luxury short-term rental firm

Tie-up with HNW vacation specialist Veeve provides the firm’s clients with access to the lucrative short-let market; mansions and apartments in London with hotel-style facilities now commanding up to £50k per week during the summer months

Monaco’s latest luxury apartments to rise from the rock of Jardin Exotique

A developer is working on an extraordinary new scheme on the site of Monaco’s famous botanical garden…

Prime Londoners are looking beyond the capital in record numbers

43% of prime London home-movers in the last 12 months bought outside of the capital, says Hamptons International; that’s a record level

Conveyancing activity slumps as Brexit uncertainty bites

Conveyancers handled 10% fewer cases in Q2 compared to the previous quarter, and 20% fewer than before the EU Referendum in 2016

The effect of trees on rights of light

Issues around daylight, sunlight and RoL do not have a history of being straightforward, but modern technology may well change how assessing trees works in the future…

Opinions Views & analysis from prime resi insiders

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A recession is nigh, warns Cluttons; Britain’s property industry needs to take note

Despite slowing UK GDP growth, Brexit and rising trade war tensions, I have been surprised that neither the Government nor the Bank of England have admitted...

A delicate balancing act: Lucian Cook presents the case for Stamp Duty reform

In recent weeks there has been much speculation that Boris Johnson’s government will look again at the stamp duty system. If you were to believe...

Required Reading: The VAT reverse charge for building & construction services

The domestic reverse charge - referred to as the reverse charge - is a major change to the way VAT will be collected in the building and construction...

Long Reads In-depth features on prime resi matters

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Friday Showcase: Ten featured prime resi listings

Each week, LonRes highlights a selection of properties currently available to buy and rent, from Prime Central London uber-pads to country...

Friday Showcase: Ten featured prime resi listings

Each week, LonRes highlights a selection of properties currently available to buy and rent, from Prime Central London uber-pads to country...

Three interior design trends to look out for at this year’s Decorex

Interior design fiesta Decorex International is moving to Olympia London this year, after four years out West in Syon Park. The 42-year-old event, which...

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

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