A shortage of £15k+ per month listings means that some Premiership footballers have been unable to find homes to rent as the new season starts, says Knight Frank.
In Home Counties
The UK’s new rental hotspots are in quieter locations further from from traditional commuter hubs, says Rightmove.
Savills’ research team has profiled four key London buyer types and how their changing wants and needs are impacting the prime residential markets. Here’s what’s making Upsizers, Extended Commuters, House Swappers, and Super-prime Buyers tick in today’s market.
Buying agency The Buying Solution has brought in a new Partner to run property searches in Surrey, Sussex and Kent.
A late student flurry, a glut of stock, and falling rental prices boosted lettings market activity in August, reports Knight Frank.
As it marks 25 years in business, Waterfords has snapped up Berkshire-based Sapphire Estate Agents.
Housebuilder’s ‘bespoke’ division, which takes on projects ranging from £1m and up, saw enquiries soar by 50% in July.
“The Covid crisis has pushed the property market into a hard reset,” says Jonathan Hopper of Garrington Property Finders. “New commuter hotspots will emerge, where quality of life and broadband speed are as important as the speed of the commute.”
Auctioneer releases highest volume catalogue since lockdown began, with 250 lots – and 13 guided above £1m
The Malins Group is on the acquisition trail across London & the Home Counties
The storied Prestbury House near Hampton Court is being marketed as “an outstanding lockdown pad”, for sale at £6.5m or to rent at £4,500 per week.
Tenants across London & the Home Counties are making plans for life after lockdown, reports Knight Frank, although more are opting to go with the status quo.