Residential property & London house prices
Residential property news
More people than ever are battling problems with private landlords in the UK, according to Citizens Advice, as one in three homes do not meet the government’s decent home minimum standard.
Talks of London homes being hit by a mansion tax are causing a “subduing effect on buyers”, according to Savills.
Well, the half of you Londoners who rent your homes will probably be happy at today’s news.
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You must be pretty bored hearing people banging on about how living in London digs a bottomless hole in your pocket.
If you thought the Candy brothers, the men behind Knightsbridge’s One Hyde Park apartments, are all about expensive property then you’re wrong.
“Love at first sight” – that’s how Sting described the luxury flat at the Battersea Power Station redevelopment that he’s just snapped up.
London is officially the most expensive city in the world for luxury new-build property, according to CBRE.
Admit it Londoners, you’re pretty smug about how the pricetag of your property is a national obsession.
It’s going to be one of London’s largest roof gardens – a space more than 350 metres long full of interlacing garden walkways, mini forests of birch trees and free-standing hammocks. There’s even a fitness deck.
Almost one in three wealthy Londoners are planning to leave in the next five years, according to a report by Barclays Wealth and Investment Management.
An energy crisis is on the horizon as the UK is paying more than ever for electricity and gas despite using less.
Housing justice protestors have surrounded Olympia to campaign against MIPIM, the world’s biggest property conference.
Housing demand in London is down for the fifth consecutive quarter and surveyors expect prices will fall over the next three months.
Number 1 the Thames, is a pretty snazzy address, and one lucky buyer has just snapped it up for what is comparatively, a pittance.
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The UK now boasts close to half a million property millionaires, thanks to a boom in houses valued over £1m in the last year.
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