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12 Dec 2018
Haringey & Islington register highest rental and house price growth in 2018

With 2018 coming to an end, real estate services and investment firm CBRE has released the list of top performing boroughs in London’s property market fort this year. Haringey registered the highest rental growth while houses in Islington experienced the highest price growth.   There is no doubt that house prices softened in London this […]

12 Nov 2018
Greater London house prices & rents poised for double digit growth by 2023

Here’s an interesting update for home-buyers, investors and buy-to-let landlords in London! House prices and rents are set to grow in double digits in Greater London over the next five years, according to the latest UK Residential Forecast from global real estate services firm JLL.   By 2023, house prices are set to grow by […]

22 Oct 2018
London rental values outperform rest of the UK

If you are planning to invest in a buy-to-let property in London, now is the right time! For, average rental values in London were higher than in the rest of the UK last month. This clearly establishes London as one of the top rental markets in the world, as demand continues to grow. The variation […]

19 Sep 2018
London rents maintain growth momentum

Residential rents continued to push upwards in the UK capital, as demand picked pace in many of the London boroughs.   Rents in London increased by 1.4 per cent in August 2018 when compared to the corresponding period last year, according to the latest HomeLet Rental Index. With 25 years supporting the industry, HomeLet is […]

09 Aug 2018
Tenant demand pushes London rents upwards

Residential properties in London, one of the top rental markets in the world, continued to register a healthy growth in rent last month. In July 2018, the rents in London increased by 3.3 per cent annually when compared to the corresponding period last year.   According to the latest HomeLet Rental Index, the average rent […]

30 Jul 2018
London continues to experience rent growth in June

London, one of the top global rental markets for property investors, continues to make impressive gains, as the UK capital witnessed 4.7 per cent increase in residential rents in June 2018.   Residential rent growth in London has been consistently above 4 per cent month-on-month despite Brexit and its impact on the UK economy. This […]

17 Jul 2018
Landmark deal worth £420 million to speed up UK housing delivery

A new joint government-industry sector deal worth £420 million is set to transform the construction industry in the UK by deploying innovative technologies aimed at building new homes quicker. This is a welcome initiative considering the widening gap between demand and supply of homes, especially in London.   A recent announcement by the government has […]

03 Jul 2018
Prime London lettings market recovering

Prime London, one of the top residential property hubs of the world, is witnessing heightened activity in the lettings market as the number of tenancies agreed increased substantially in recent times.   In May 2018, rental values entered the positive territory in Prime Central London, where the lettings market was adversely impacted in the last […]

22 Jun 2018
Demand for UK rental properties on the rise

The demand for rental properties in the UK, including the capital, is on the rise with more number of house-hunters registering with estate agents. This is an indication of the buoyancy in the UK lettings market, which is considered one of the most lucrative for landlords and buy-to-let investors.   The latest report on the […]

Graph indicating London rents up 5.6 per cent
07 Jun 2018
London rents up 5.6 per cent ; ideal time to invest in a buy-to-let property

The residential rent in London, one of the top global property hubs, continues to rise overcoming speculations of a downturn in the market. Latest research data showed that rents in London increased by 5.6 per cent in May 2018 when compared to the corresponding period last year.   This is an encouraging sign for investors, […]

07 Jun 2018
Sales of 200+ residential properties priced £1 million+ in London in April

The demand for residential properties in London has been stable with 213 units priced over £1 million being sold in April 2018. This demonstrates the trust of investors, house-buyers and landlords in the London property market, which is renowned worldwide for its strong fundamentals resulting in a healthy return on investment.   HM Land Registry […]