Country house market ‘takes a breath’, but buyer appetite remains strong
Knight Frank conducted 16% fewer country house viewings last month than in a typical August, but accepted 33% more offers.
Knight Frank and Savills have both flagged a revival for central London's property market in the opening months of this year
“I’ve never known a time like it in 30-plus years," says Rupert Sweeting, head of national country sales at Knight Frank.
“Having taken stock during the first three months of the year people are now coming to market and being decisive," says Russell Grieve, office head at Knight Frank Haslemere.
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‘A seismic evolution’: Second Generation build-to-rent developments ‘feel more like lifestyle hotels’
Knight Frank's Oliver Heywood highlights the latest trends shaping Britain's burgeoning BtR sector - following a 'seismic evolution' in recent years.
Recently rebuilt 'to a hotel-grade specification' behind the original façade, Mulberry House has been the home of the Swedish-born Mortstedt family for over three decades
Felicity Walker was previously branch manager at Foxtons in South Kensington.
Pilbrow & Partners-designed proposals for the redevelopment of Kilmuir House were knocked back by planners last summer.
1767 townhouse on Wimpole Street has hosted numerous prime ministers and royals over the years.
Unmod lateral on exclusive Wadham Gardens is now looking for just over £7mn.
Buying agency flags surge in off-market selling and an increasingly fragmented industry as key challenges for affluent purchasers
‘It’s extremely rare for a home of this magnitude to be available on the open market’: £11mn price tag for Turner’s Chelsea townhouse
Buyer sought for blue plaque 'gem' on Cheyne Walk.
'With the number of UHNWIs in Monaco set to rise by 23% in the five years to 2026, it makes complete sense for Knight Frank to strengthen its presence in the market,' says Edward de Mallet Morgan.
January's RICS UK Residential Survey show the most widespread property market decline since 2009.
Seasoned acquisition specialist Charlie Wells dispenses some sage advice for those looking to transact in the current climate.
The former home of the financier Bernard Cornfeld, right next to the forthcoming Peninsula London, has been reworked by Voza as a grand pied-à-terre.
LRG-owned London estate agency has teamed up with other local businesses to foster a sense of neighbourhood in West London.