Sales activity in the £1m+ property market “is soaring as wealthier buyers make moves to bigger houses or new locations”, according to Britain’s biggest property portal.
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A full transcript of Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick’s speech, as delivered at the Creating Communities Conference on 21 September 2020.
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Grosvenor Britain & Ireland has extended its resi and commercial property management services beyond its own portfolio for the first time in 340 years. The new operation is being pitched as “the UK’s first neighbourhood property manager”.
MAKI has been rebranded and merged into Beauchamp Estates’s Israeli operation, which launched last year.
Launched in response to Covid-19 lockdown restrictions, KF’s new auction business is being run by former BidX1 and Allsop man Richard Watson, and focuses on residential properties.
The latest Savills buyer survey reveals “a greater urgency in the desire to move home”, allowing the top-end estate agency to predict that the current surge in buying activity will continue beyond the summer – particularly in country markets.