Property News

Tube map shows what you need to earn to be able to afford homes at each station

Written by : News | Wed 10th Oct 2018

If you’ve been following our series What I Rent then you’ll know about the murky waters of renting in London. The set up for buying a home is even more dire.

Burglars using shocking trick to check if YOU are home - this is how to stop them

Written by : Admin | Wed 10th Oct 2018

BURGLARS have been using a shocking new method to see if homeowners are in, with residents speaking out about the problem in Dublin, Ireland this week.

Shoebox Britain: how shrinking homes are affecting our health and happiness

Written by : CUI | Tue 09th Oct 2018

The slicing and dicing of housing is redefining the idea of home. Those forced to live in ever smaller spaces describe how this changes their lives

David and Victoria Beckham 'sell their six bedroom Beverly Hills mansion for a mammoth $33million... netting the A-list couple a cool $10million profit'

Written by : Admin | Tue 09th Oct 2018

They bought their palatial Beverly Hills mansion in 2007 when he signed a $250m contract with LA Galaxy.

What the UK foreign buyer tax means for Hong Kong investors

Written by : Admin | Mon 08th Oct 2018

Britain’s status as a favoured investment destination for Hong Kong property buyers is expected to face headwinds from a proposed foreign buyers’ tax and ­uncertainties over Brexit.

A tiny movable home is selling for £19,000

Written by : CUI | Mon 08th Oct 2018

A stunning tiny house perfect for living off the grid – as you can drop it almost anywhere without a permit – is selling for £19,000.

Gallions Point: a new riverside neighborhood in London's emerging financial district

Written by : Admin | Sun 07th Oct 2018

Gallions Point at Royal Albert Wharf is a new residential neighborhood under construction in London's newest regeneration area.

A castle that comes with a lordship title is on the market for £1.2 million

Written by : News | Sun 07th Oct 2018

An incredible home set within an 11th century castle has gone on the market for £1.2 million – and it comes with a lordship title.

London Housing: Your Questions Answered By The Mayor's Office

Written by : Admin | Sat 06th Oct 2018

Londoners are not short on questions about housing. We invited Londonist readers to put their questions to James Murray, Deputy Mayor for Housing & Residential Development. Here's what he had to say.

Independent shops, cobbled squares and community spirit: Why British property buyers are falling for market towns and making demand to live their soar

Written by : News | Sat 06th Oct 2018

Independent shops, cobbled squares and community spirit: Why British property buyers are falling for market towns and making demand to live their soar

Will this be London's next iconic building to live in?

Written by : CUI | Fri 05th Oct 2018

Canary Wharf continues to be transformed with a new tower designed by the architects behind the Tate Modern and Bird's Nest

Revealed: Harry and Meghan can FINALLY move into their Kensington Palace apartment next door to Kate and William after year-long £1.4 million

Written by : CUI | Fri 05th Oct 2018

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex can finally move into their apartment at Kensington Palace after its multi-million-pound facelift, MailOnline can reveal.

Development project home to proposed London IKEA store going before planning committee

Written by : CUI | Thu 04th Oct 2018

Londoners holding out hope IKEA will open a full-sized store in the Forest City will want to pay attention to what happens at city hall Tuesday.

Property UK: Average house price cools monthly, but values STILL up on last year

Written by : News | Thu 04th Oct 2018

SUGGESTING there is still plenty of energy left in the UK housing market, figures out yesterday morning indicate whilst houses dropped on average in September, overall the market is performing to forecasts for 2018 and that average annualised growth is still evident.

UK’s most expensive home valued at £160m

Written by : News | Wed 03rd Oct 2018

Developer Nick Candy sold his own property to offshore companies he controls in Guernsey in order to remortgage it

Property for sale: These are some of the biggest turn-OFFS for potential buyers

Written by : News | Wed 03rd Oct 2018

PROPERTY: Whether you’re looking to secure a sale fast, or want to make sure you sell-up for the true value of your home, selling your property won’t always come as an easy task. Making the property seem as attractive as possible is vital - and a new study has now revealed what could be putting potential buyers off from putting in an offer.

New research reveals the “positive long-term expectations” that buyers in China have for UK property, along with the continued demand for real estate in one of the country’s strongest investment locations.

Written by : CUI | Tue 02nd Oct 2018

According to Juwai.com’s Q4 Report, enquiry numbers for UK property collectively tripled between February and August 2018, reaching a new record level for the firm.

Commercial real estate might be reliably disinteresting now, but don't get too cosy

Written by : CUI | Mon 01st Oct 2018

At a time of political and market turbulence in the UK, there is one area where we’ve seen relative stability. Commercial real estate data in recent months has been fairly constant, with no significant changes to the outlook.

UK economy grows faster than expected in three months to August

Written by : CUI | Sat 29th Sep 2018

The economy expanded by 0.7 per cent over the three months, according to the latest estimate from the Office for National Statistics

Where next for house prices?

Written by : News | Wed 15th Aug 2018

IT was Louis Glickman who said: “The best investment on Earth is earth”.