Property Market News

Croydon (CR0), Wandsworth (SW18) and Merton (SW19) are the most active London areas for home-buying activity, with each postcode seeing more than 60 homes sold each month.

Escalating costs of living and inflationary pressure are likely to slow the pace of prime rental price growth down in the coming months, says Savills - but the firm has still upgraded its five-year price…

Economists question the Bank’s latest forecasts while the direction of travel for mortgage costs is less open to debate, writes Knight Frank's head of UK residential research.

Catch up on all the latest movements and commentary in less than five minutes, featuring data and analysis from LonRes, Savills, Coutts, Zoopla, Knight Frank, London House & more…

“Megacities are once again thriving as tenants are drawn back to urban living after the lifting of lockdowns," says Savills, as prime rents climb in New York, Singapore, London and Los Angeles.

High-society bank tells affluent clients that PCL is back in action.

Prime Central London's property market recovery is taking longer than expected, says Savills, as it downgrades its forecast for this year

Today's rate rise is the biggest increase in 27 years, and comes as the BoE warns that the UK will be in a long recession by the end of this year.

Knight Frank's latest international index tells of cooling housing markets around the world, including at the top end.

Eight out of ten local authority areas in England and Wales have seen at least one £1mn+ property sale so far this year, up from only half in 2012.

After a frantic first half, Tim Hyatt reviews the state of play in the prime sales, lettings and new homes markets - and looks at how the next six months could unfold…

Property portal predicts house price growth will slow to 5% by the end of this year, but buyer demand remains high in the face of rising interest rates and costs of living.