‘Most competitive rental market ever’ drives record rental price inflation
Average asking rents have risen by over 20% in Central London over the last year, and by 11% outside of the capital. It's the first time Rightmove's index has posted double-digit annual growth at the national level.
Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes available to buy.
Rental growth hits double figures – but it’s becoming cheaper to rent than to buy as mortgage costs climb
Central London rents are bouncing back hard from pandemic depths, suggests Hamptons' latest letting index.
Estate agency branches had an average of 15.6 properties available to rent in March this year, says Propertymark, down from 30.4 in March 2019.
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Owner of Sotheby's Dubai and the Middle East region confirms acquisition of UK business
One prime estate agency has listed properties for sale in more than half of the nation's postcodes in the last six months, significantly out-covering any other brick-and-mortar firm.
Poppy Chenevix-Trench has moved on from the Savills Private Office, becoming the latest high-level addition to Sandy Mitchell's Redbook Agency.
Strutt & Parker's London new homes sales chief reflects on the big themes to emerge in the prime development sector lately, and the projects currently setting the tone in the luxury market...
By Keir Waddell
Charles Medina has moved from Savills to become a Director at Strutt & Parker in Mayfair and Marylebone.
Another major acquisition creates London's biggest estate agency network.
Super-prime developer expands into education, securing planning for a new school for Thomas’s Kensington, along with new apartments & townhouses
The agency is looking to grow its regional resi development business by 50% over the next five years
'A double-digit price fall does not exactly feel imminent', says Knight Frank, after recording some encouragingly high activity levels given the circumstances...
Property portal expects a ‘cautious mood’ to continue in the housing market until Easter.
Propertymark has flagged the big threats and opportunities facing estate agents and the property market in the year ahead...
Luxury hospitality giant's new boss flags branded resi as a major part of international growth plans.
If we all stopped in our tracks every time the papers rang a bell to call the onset of the next property crash, none of us would have bought homes since 1998, says buying agent Saul Empson...
By Saul Empson