Real Estate To Remain Attractive In 2020

Real estate set to remain an attractive investment asset in 2020 despite strong political and economic headwinds – PwC/ULI report  Europe’s property leaders continue to have faith in real estate as an attractive and in-demand investment class, despite strong political and economic headwinds, according to the latest Emerging Trends in […]

SDLT and its impact on London Property Investment

Even though the London property market is currently in slowdown, prices remain some of the highest in the country. This obviously puts pressure on affordability and this pressure is increased by the cost of Stamp Duty Land Tax, which can be very expensive for residential buyers and even more so […]

The Property Insiders Podcast

In wanting to provide you with some expert insight on the property market in London and the rest of the United Kingdom we have teamed up with some of the country’s leading figures in Real Estate through Buy Association, Sotheby’s and presenter, producer and Instagram influencer Charli Fisher who along […]

Best of London’s new housing developments

With London’s property market stretched more than ever and new apartments cropping up in sites all over the area, knowing what’s available can involve a whole load of meticulous  searching. Whether you are a first time buyer in London, a property investor or you simply fancy moving to the capital, its always […]

London The World’s Most Expensive City To Rent Property

Rent in London is the most expensive in Europe for expats, averaging USD 7,189 (£5,187) per month for a three-bed home according to the latest annual research published by global mobility experts, ECA International (ECA). Despite uncertainty around Brexit, demand for rental accommodation in London remains steady as young professionals are increasingly […]

Why now could be a good time to buy in London despite Brexit looming

London house prices may not be falling down, but there’s no doubt that they are cooling down, in some cases very noticeably. From an investment perspective, the key question here is whether this slowdown is a sign of long-term issues with the London housing market (and hence a warning signal) […]

London Property Market – Where is it now and what does the future hold?

London, formerly unrivalled in the UK housing market, has seen house prices plummet in recent years. With house prices continuing to decline, experts say that the London property market is struggling to compete with smaller cities in the north. The once booming market has seen house prices more recently fall […]

The Demand for London Property starts to feel the Effects of Brexit

As the date of Brexit draws ever nearer, the London property market is beginning to feel the effects of Brexit and is seeing what the near future may hold for property in the UK’s capital. Following a poll by Reuters, of which involved 30 experts, it was found that prices […]

Airbnb Faces Change Thanks to the French Revolution

A revolutionary business quickly changed the travel and tourism industry in a way that only seemed to benefit the consumer, the local economy and global tourism as a whole. However, it didn’t take long until cracks began to show in the set-up of San Francisco based company Airbnb. The London […]

New HMO rules and how these affect London landlords

New Government rules regarding HMO licensing will come into force in England, on October 1st, 2018. Jorden Abbs, director of operations at Commercial Trust Limited, discusses what the extended rules will mean for London’s buy to let landlords. What is an HMO? An HMO is a House of Multiple Occupancy. […]