Headlines for Friday 7th May 2021

St John’s Wood mansion project seeks £25m

Double-fronted specimen sits on one of the widest plots on Avenue Road and has ‘phenomenal’ potential, according to agents.

Prime global cities see fastest rate of property price inflation since 2017

The rate of luxury home price growth continues to accelerate in cities around the world, says Knight Frank, but some of the biggest metropolises are seeing prices soften.

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Are property owners prepared for the impacts of climate change on flooding in the UK?

UK coastal flooding has been regarded as the second-highest risk of civil emergency after pandemic influenza, with an estimated £150 billion of assets at risk. What does this mean for property owners, ask Ian Paton, Head of Oxford PBC, and Ed Yeates, Project Engineer at Cluttons .

In Pictures: ‘Arguably one of the most exciting waterfront sales in the South West in recent years’

40-acre package with iconic converted tearoom is ‘more film set than beach hut’

In Pictures: Three of London’s best home extension projects

The first batch of winners of this year’s Don’t Move, Improve! awards have been announced, celebrating Compact Design and Materiality & Craftsmanship in home extensions.

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The view from Knightsbridge: Has PCL turned a corner?

Those hanging on in the hope of buying at the bottom of the market may have missed the boat, says Nic Pejacsevich... All of a sudden, over the past few...

Country Strife: Savills’ Philip Eddell on avoiding trouble in paradise

With demand continuing to surge in the UK’s country property market, the head of Savills’ London & Country House Consultancy advises UHNW owners to...

Why sourcing best-in-class properties has become even harder for buyers

After the initial lockdown in March 2020, the Prime Central London market has taken most of us by surprise, with strong activity levels and prices holding...

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Interview: Samuel & Martin Bikhit on Berkshire Hathaway’s latest agency acquisition & Prime London ambitions

As revealed by PrimeResi today, Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network has significantly boosted its presence in Prime Central London,...

Size Matters: How the new Westminster City Plan could change London’s super-prime landscape

When Westminster first unveiled its 20-year planning blueprint in 2018, one particular policy had the whole prime resi sector talking. “We want...

Talking Heads: On winning bidding wars and paying above the asking

Recent weeks have been filled with tales of frenzied buyers bidding well over the asking price, as soaring demand collides with supply levels sinking to an...

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

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