Opinion: Is luxury real estate a recession-proof asset?
"Real estate is more recession-proof than other assets, especially when it comes to luxury homes," argues Mickey Alam Khan, the New York-based president of Luxury Portfolio International.
Wealthy private client investors "have been operating against an unprecedented backdrop of macro-economic disruption," says Investec - but "these challenging times have failed to dampen sentiment and can…
Paris, Berlin and Frankfurt are the top picks for real estate investment in 2020, reports PWC
But Oxford Economics expects real estate returns to "temper considerably" by 2026, "falling well below their historical trend".
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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.
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.
Jason Corbett's independent outfit, Rowallan Buying Agents, will focus on SW London and the Home Counties
Estate agency promotion promises 'a property tour de force for Islington', says Savills' head of London resi.
AGC is the the first British interior design collective to raise its social credentials with B Corp accreditation, joining the likes of Patagonia, The Modern House and The Portman Estate.
Housing secretary Michael Gove is bringing forward plans to reform England's "outdated" leasehold system
‘We have always wanted to create the best independent, boutique agency in PCL’: PrimeResi meets Alex Bourne & Richard Douglas of London House
'We have broken records in almost every part of Prime Central London over the last few months'
‘Another clear sign that it will be a challenging year for the housing market’: Industry reactions to the latest BoE mortgage data
Prime property insiders offer their take on new Bank of England data, highlighting a steep drop-off in mortgage lending at the end of last year - featuring Savills, Knight Frank Finance, SPF Private Clients…
'Much of the froth has now come out of the market and buyers are generally more measured in their approach, especially with regard to values,' says buying agency Heaton & Partners.
Property developer, which bought forward the launch of the final phase at Triptych Bankside, tells of continued strong demand from UK and international buyers.
Housing Secretary warns of 'significant consequences' for housebuilders that fail to comply.