Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Brexit could knock 5% off house prices

February 23, 2016 - United Kingdom
If the United Kingdom votes to leave the European Union, house prices could fall 5%, warns a leading online estate agent.

UK expands shared home ownership scheme

December 11, 2015 - United Kingdom
The UK government is to make it easier for young couple to get in the housing ladder by expanding the right to shared ownership.

World Heritage Sites and property prices

November 24, 2015 - United Kingdom
Property site Zoopla found that properties located near Unesco sites cost an average of 27% more, or £77,993, than the average UK home, which currently stands at £284,127.

UK property market could see “biggest boom of all time”

October 26, 2015 - England
Surging demand, a major lack of supply and low interest rates are driving home prices to new extremes in London the East and South East of England.

UK property demand now higher outside of London

October 20, 2015 - United Kingdom
Demand for property in the UK is now higher outside of London, increasing by 5% since the second quarter of the year, according to latest market intelligence report.

The London hotspot where prices have soared by 863%

October 16, 2015 - London
The south-east London enclave of Dulwich has emerged as the capital's top spot for house price growth, after recording an increase of 863% over the past 20 years.

Swimming pool is top extra for prime properties

October 15, 2015 - United Kingdom
People buying prime property in the UK want top notch sport and home leisure facilities with a swimming pool the most popular of such facilities, new research shows.

London house prices to average £1 million by 2020

October 12, 2015 - London
The average London home could cost £1 million in just five years time, according to a prediction from property agent Rightmove.

International students add £600 million to London's private rented sector

September 21, 2015 - London
The 107,000 international students studying in London contribute some £600 million in rental income to the capital’s rental market, new research has found.

UK local will prefer renting to buying homes before 2025

August 21, 2015 - London
According to propertywire.com , new survey reveals that by 2025, fewer people would be willing to buy homes and resort to renting privately instead.