Property - Archive

February 2019 articles

Buyers and sellers in Britain’s housing market remained subdued in January, as stamp duty and Brexit uncertainty added to the [...]

21 February

Hybrid estate agency Purplebricks spooked the markets this morning after bosses on both side of the pond departed and the firm [...]

21 February

The last 30 years have seen house prices in London soar to dizzying heights. [...]

21 February

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has lost a court battle to break a £500m London office lease in the wake of its planned [...]

20 February

Embattled shopping centre landlord Intu moved into the red last year, as more than £1.4bn was wiped off the value of its property [...]

20 February

The number of first-time buyers in Britain reached a 12-year high in 2018, with more competitive asking prices and government [...]

19 February

London housebuilder Telford Homes revealed this morning that it has sold one of its largest build-to-rent development sites for [...]

19 February

Fresh evidence of an activity slump in Britain’s housing market has been brought to light this morning, with new data showing [...]

18 February

Families wanting to buy a ski apartment without the hefty price tag of the best-known French resorts are finding smaller ski [...]

18 February

Last December, Michael Gove announced proposals to enforce biodiversity net gain at new housing schemes. This would essentially [...]

18 February

The proportion of homes in prime central London bought by international buyers hit its highest level in six years in 2018 as [...]

18 February

Prospective house buyers could be set for a change in fortunes as affordability improves at its fastest rate in eight years, [...]

18 February

Citigroup is in talks to buy its Canary Wharf headquarters for a reported £1.2bn in a major show of confidence in London’s [...]

17 February

A “new” mortgage called ‘Lend a Hand’ from Lloyds made the headlines last week – well, the real headline was the 100 [...]

15 February

Millennium & Copthorne warned today that it anticipates a challenging 2019 as it revealed that profits fell 28 per cent [...]

15 February