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Summer 2024: political change signals opportunity

This summer may be wet but the landscape is turning red...

Making sense of prime London in 2024

As we begin the new year, might we be at the point where prime properties in the capital’s central postcodes will finally return to growth?...

Redeveloping a landmark London jewel

The story behind Obespoke’s stunning two-year restoration and remodelling of historic No.1 St James’s St for Berry Brothers & Rudd...

The Fall: who’s odds-on to stay in the saddle?

Picking up the racing theme from our early Summer update, the dash into Autumn/Fall is a time to assess the runners and riders...

The Flat Season: Political turmoil has done the market few favours

The property market came out of the starting stalls at the beginning of the year at a gallop, only to hit soft going by early April...

Overseas buyers – and the global pull of prime London

Where do all the international buyers come from? A fascinating new set of figures sets the record straight...

Will the UK market bounce in 2023?

There are challenges ahead, but some good reasons to remain optimistic as the UK market anticipates falling inflation and a change of government ahead...

End of an era for cheap borrowing

The age of cheap money is over. But prime London is less reliant on debt, with loan-to-value ratios low on average – and cash purchases commonplace...
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