Posts by Black Brick

Street Views: International buyers in Prime Central London

The proportion of overseas purchasers in PCL is at a six-year high, according to new research out today, accounting for over half of the homes sold in the capital’s top postcodes. These kind of headline figures only tell part of the story – and sometimes much, much less – so here’s how some of London’s top buying and selling agents have been reporting things on the ground…

Talking Heads: Could Westminster’s latest policy shift reshape the PCL landscape forever?

As Westminster Council moves to limit the size of new homes to 150 square metres – the latest in a series of policy changes designed to temper the super-prime sector – we asked some of the most experienced operators in the area for their views on how the new proposals could affect supply, demand, prices and prospects in the capital’s most exclusive neighbourhoods…