‘POA’ listings banned as Trading Standards deems price-less properties ‘unlawful’
“The use of ‘POA’ or ‘price on application’ in relation to a listing on a property portal or an agent website is likely to be misleading as it withholds – or in some cases masks – the asking price from consumers,” says National Trading Standards Estate and Letting Agency Team
Estate agents must include prices, council tax bands and tenures on property portal listings.
‘There will be nowhere to hide’: Government fast-tracks Economic Crime Bill & register of overseas property owners
"Time is up for Putin's cronies hiding dirty money in the UK and this new legislation will help to crack down on economic crime, including removing key barriers to using Unexplained Wealth Orders," says…
Gary Hersham's Beauchamp Estates has published a book of the agency's biggest and most memorable property deals, launching Anthology with a lavish party in St John's Wood; here are the highlights...
Caroline Foord has been at the helm of the high-performing KF branch in W11 for 23 years.
Top-end London property brokers are enjoying a bonanza of urgent interest from wealthy international buyers with US dollars to spend, looking to take advantage of a significant currency discount.
It may be world famous as a luxury retail destination, but Knightsbridge has emerged as the discount capital of PCL for dollar-based property buyers
Jonathan James is now in charge of Chelsea lettings, taking over from Sam Fard-Manesh, who moves to head-up Chestertons' Mayfair lettings operation.
The Prime Minister and Chancellor will announce a reduction in property transaction taxes on Friday, suggests The Times.
REDD has put together a package to help the new owner 'kick-start their life' in the world's most expensive village.
It's being reported that Friday's "emergency mini-Budget" will feature a cut to Stamp Duty. Is this wise, and what impact might such a move have on the property market and on the wider UK economy?
A surprisingly mixed set of responses from the property sector, featuring insights from Savills, Knight Frank, Rightmove, Maskells, Cluttons, Jackson-Stops, JLL, Winkworth, Carter Jonas, Chestertons, …
'Cathedral of the industrial age', the Lots Road Power Station in SW London, is being repurposed as 260 apartments as part of 'the most dramatic transformation in the borough in living memory'.
Anderson Rose was founded by ex-Hamptons director Jon Byers in 2011.
Architects Zahra Taleifeh and Phil Wright have joined Sandy Mitchell's Redbook Agency, bringing some serious super-prime experience with them.
Higher mortgage rates are reducing home-buying power by "as much as 28%", warns property portal.
Economists expect interest rates to spike and house sales to tumble - meaning the last year's worth of aggressive property price growth could be rolled back.