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Even after a 25% increase last month, available stock levels remain around 57% below the typical pre-pandemic level for this time of year, reports LonRes.

Last month's activity was on the low side, even by July standards, and there are signs the £5mn-plus market is finally beginning to buckle.

Noah Pearlman is the latest prime London agent to sign up to the hub-based brokerage.

"'Buy in haste, repent at leisure' applies throughout the property market – but especially to new builds."

Heaton & Partners boss bemoans rising number of 'truly dreadful' one- and two-man bands, whose clients risk ending up 'at the back of the queue'.

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29,000 sq ft oasis on top of Foster + Partners’ Battersea Roof Gardens building has been designed by the visionary behind the New York High Line.

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Henry O’Neill was New Homes Director for the City, East and South East London at his former firm.

'Stories about the property market that you read in the paper have little relevance to the high-end of the market we operate in, whether in London or country'

8,635 sq ft double-fronted affair with leisure complex is a relative newcomer to star-studded Cavendish Avenue.

New Foster + Partners-designed proposals for 18 Blackfriars Road include two resi buildings delivering over 400 new homes, and an all-new public space called the Rotunda.