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Notting Hill and Kensington property market comment autumn 2015

It’s been a very strange summer in the Notting Hill and Kensington property market. We were all caught a little off-guard by the election result in May; as the new majority Conservative government was formed everyone got rather carried away…
The Budget 2015 affect the London property market

How does the Budget 2015 affect the London property market?

In yesterday's budget, George Osborne announced measures to reward working people and it was these changes that garnered most of the headlines. Amongst the policy changes were several tax changes that affect the London property market and our…
Bayswater area guide

Bayswater Market Comment

Over the latter half of last year property prices were widely reported to have 'cooled off'. This was the case from the middle of 2014 right up until the recent general election with modest levels of activity but nowhere near the fervor of the…
London Property Market

How the London property market will benefit from the Conservative victory

Whichever way you decided to vote in last week's election, one thing is for sure; a majority Conservative government has proved to be a good result for the London property market. Why? Confidence drives markets and the overriding sentiment…
The Bayswater Property Market in 2015

The Bayswater Property Market in 2015

The Bayswater property market in 2015 has been surprisingly busy thus far. We have seen a great willingness amongst buyers to register with us, see properties and make offers at acceptable levels. This is quite unusual as the property market…
Kensington area guide - Blithfield Street

London Property Market 2015 – January Thermometer

It is always good practice to take stock and assess the market at the end of January to see what the London property market 2015 has in store. It's a long month and much can happen that will set the tone for our expectations for the year ahead. To…

London Property Market Comment Autumn 2014

London Property Market Comment Autumn 2014 After a period of unprecedented price acceleration for the 18 months up to June this year many felt the market was ready for a pause and that pause arrived on the back of Mark Carney's canny pronouncements…

Winter 2014: What are values doing in the village?

What are values doing in the village of Notting Hill and Kensington this winter of 2014?  Well, to give some background, 2013 was an unprecedented year for prime London property with double digit price rises recorded in most areas.  It was…

On the Boil London property market comment

Welcome to my latest London property market comment. The London property market is hotter news than it's ever been with talk of record price rises and government policies designed to help people onto the ladder. So how is it on the ground?…

Autumn 2013: What are values doing in the village?

Once again the UK property market finds itself under the scrutiny of the government and media with much talk of a boom or indeed a bubble. It's certainly true that the market has gone crazy this year. Prices being achieved in prime west London…