Saturday, 19 September 2020

Mark Carney Predicts Rise in London Mortgages

Bank of England boss, Mark Carney, has set hearts racing by announcing what he bills as the ‘new normal’ interest rate. Whilst Britain has been...
London’s property bubble

How Help to Buy Helped to Fuel London’s Property Bubble

At first glance Help to Buy seemed perfect. You stump up 5% of a mortgage on a property less than £600,000, the government tops...
London property market trends

London property market trends 2012-2013

London's property market is always changing and the moving trends are a great example of that. The infographic below shows some very interesting statistics...
Estate agent

A day in the life of an estate agent (and it can be more...

A lot of people think that being an estate agent can be rather dull – and let’s face it they don’t always have the...
Lease

Leasehold enfranchisment and the leasehold system – a brief history (with help from Best...

When it comes to extending your lease it can be somewhat complicated. It’s all about understanding how the intricacies of the system work and...

Expert predictions for the 2013 property market

At the end of last year we spoke to five estate agents across London’s fair city to get a picture of what happened in...
Map fo UK house prices

UK house price comparison

This Infographic brings you up to date house price data from Lloyds Banking Group PLC, so no matter what region you're looking to buy...
Researching the history of your home

Discover the history of your London home

Thanks to Carla Bradman at Paramount Properties, the North West London experts, for this guest post.Take a walk around London and you will see...
Euphemisms for estate agents

What’s in a word? We take a look at some of the more ambiguous...

As stories abound once more of broom cupboards, sorry, studio flats exchanging for exorbitant sums in Knightsbridge, we asked a cross section of estate...
London's Skyline

Comparing the height and cost of The Shard to St. Paul’s Cathedral

London has been at the centre of the world's attention this summer, basking in the combined glory of the Olympic Games, the Queen's Jubilee...