Capital Gains Tax should be extended to nearly all homes, argues top think tank; here’s how it could work
Home-owners have benefitted from an "unearned, unequal and untaxed £3 trillion capital gains windfall" over the last 20 years, says the Resolution Foundation; this "one-off property lottery" should be liable for Capital Gains Tax...
"A one-off wealth tax would work, raise significant revenue, and be fairer and more efficient than the alternatives," suggests an in-depth report from The Wealth Commission.
"This Budget could be regarded as a reprieve for the housing industry," says one commentator, while others bemoan an "underwhelming" speech...
"An attraction of the UK as a whole for Russian buyers was that they felt their assets were safe here," says estate agency boss Mark Pollack
Andrew Perratt will become Head of Residential for Savills UK in January, while Liza-Jane Kelly will take over from Jonathan Hewlett as Head of London Residential.
Ultra-luxe townhouse & mews combo on Lygon Place measures nearly 14,000 sq ft.
'Blue-chip' amalgamation is expected to attract interest from around the world.
Low availability is still driving demand for large-scale family homes on top addresses, says agency.
Interview: Six Senses CEO Neil Jacobs on the rise of branded residences & collaborating with the world’s top luxury property developers
'The buzz around The Whiteley is a testament to the ongoing global appetite for property in the capital – so we’re looking forward to seeing how this unfolds'
14,500 square foot mansion, recently renovated by David Chipperfield Architects, attracted interest from Europe and beyond...
Finlay Brewer suggests the prime villages of Brook Green, Brackenbury and Askew should be reclassified, following a rise in the number of wealthy families moving in from Kensington & Chelsea...
Designed by Foster + Partners and built using cross-laminated timber, 'The William' is the next phase of the grand £3bn redevelopment of Queensway - which aims to create a patch of Paris in Bayswater.
‘Market conditions have been more challenging than previously expected’, reports LSL as estate agency revenues suffer
'Significant disruption' to markets caused by recent political uncertainty and sharply rising mortgage rates, says plc.
Whistler Blackcomb leads agency's ranking of 20 prime alpine destinations around the world.
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Demand for rental homes is rising as some would-be buyers pause to see what happens with mortgage rates in the new year, says Rightmove.
Prompted by the rising risk of flooding in the UK, insurance giant LV= has teamed up with interior designer Gaby Blackman and flooding expert Dr Jess Neumann to design a 'flood-proof home of the future', …