Posts by Aylesford International

Aylesford International’s Catherine Cockcroft on the past, present & future of the PCL lettings sector

INTERVIEW: Aylesford International’s well-known lettings boss, Catherine Cockcroft has just retired after an impressive 34 years with the Chelsea-based luxury agency. From buy-to-let booms to market downturns; tax changes to controversial new legislation, there’s very little she hasn’t seen or experienced during her career; we asked for her thoughts on the biggest changes to affect the sector over the last three decades, and predictions on what the future could hold…

Talking Heads: Taking the temperature of the PCL lettings market

This summer saw positive annual rental value growth return to Prime Central London after a 28-month period of declines; PrimeResi asked some of the capital’s top rental specialists for their views on what’s driving the shift, and where the market is headed…