London Gravity: What goes up must come down - and vice versa
Buying agent Saul Empson has seen five "readily identifiable" market cycles in his property career, and he's sensing another swing of the pendulum...
An awful lot of buyers who, having expected prices to fall like an anvil out of a window in a Tom and Jerry cartoon, are finding the choice of houses disappointing and prices far firmer than they had hoped,…
The London market should grow in confidence as more buyers decide to hop off the fence, but don’t expect the up-tick in demand to be matched by an increase in supply, warns Saul Empson...
‘The London market is bouncing like a spring lamb, but keep your feet on the ground and don’t always follow the herd’
Reassured by safety in numbers, househunters have flocked back to the market at the same time, writes buying agent Guy Meacock - but they now face a very different landscape...
By Guy Meacock
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UK Sotheby's International Realty has recruited two industry veterans from Knight Frank to head up its new offering beyond the capital.
'Sensational' double-fronted residence near Harrods was created by one of London's top luxury developers.
In Pictures: Daniel Baliti and Jeremy Spencer's firm has secured planning consent for a significant resi-led scheme, located between The Whiteley and Park Modern in W2.
Georgian-inspired gem in Shropshire was built in a grand manner, using state of the art tech.
'Landmark' 50-storey tower at Bankside Yards is the tallest new resi structure currently under development in PCL.
IN PICTURES: 'Pearl of neoclassicism' sparked unprecedented global interest, reports brokerage.
This is the first phase of a 1,120-home redevelopment of Church Street in Marylebone - Westminster's largest regeneration scheme.
Jessica Del Gaizo has joined Knightsbridge Prime Property after a decade at some big-name corporate firms.
Louna Del Barrio has joined the agency after four years at John D Wood.
Prime Central London boroughs Westminster and Kensington & Chelsea saw property values fall sharply through 2023, but six London boroughs bucked the trend to record price growth through the year...
'Housebuilding in Great Britain needs significant intervention so that enough good quality homes are delivered in the places that people need them,' says Sarah Cardell, Chief Executive of the CMA.
Agents instructed on global icon's 'country house in Central London', Garden Lodge.
EXCLUSIVE: German auto giant Mercedes-Benz has teamed up with JDS Development Group and SHoP Architects to 'create a new mode of urban living with vibrant communities' in Miami.
Rate cut expectations have softened since early January, but a seasonal spring bounce is taking shape, explains Knight Frank's resi research boss.
By Tom Bill
Catch up on all the latest movements and commentary in less than five minutes, featuring data and analysis from Foxtons, Lloyds Bank, Benham & Reeves, Rightmove, Knight Frank, Rettie & more...