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Prime Central London is set to become one of the UK’s strongest-performing markets, predicts Savills, flipping a trend seen since 2014. But mainstream London is in for meagre growth of just 4% over five years.
Former NAEA President Mark Bentley has joined the UK arm of American online property brokerage eXp
Demand for rental properties in London has increased by 13% compared to last year, reports Foxtons, while supply has fallen by 16%
“The housing market is showing a remarkable stoicism given the backdrop of unmet Brexit deadlines, ‘flextensions’ and a December election,” says Fine & Country, although prices and volumes at the top-end continue to fall.
Property software firm’s new Developer Portal and App Marketplace enable third-party companies “to lead the way in global PropTech innovation”
Savills is the UK’s most-searched-for estate agency, reveals MediaVision, followed by Knight Frank
89% of Camden residents want all For Sale and To Let boards to require planning permission
Savills signs up independent residential agency LEXXUS in the Czech Republic
It’s “time to regulate and reform the housing sector” says the National Association of Estate Agents as it lays out what the industry would like to see political parties pledge this election season.
Chestertons reports rising demand but continued short supply in prime London locations
“The wider London market remains characterised by insufficient supply to match tenant demand”, reports Chestertons – but prime tenants “remain price sensitive”