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A friend wants to move to London.
‘Do you like talking about property?’
‘Well – it’s OK, I guess.’
‘No, but I mean – do you like it?’ 516 more words


Surrey, Hampshire and Sussex

We are opening a new department to cover Surrey, Hampshire and Sussex.

On offer will be land sites, refurbishments, conversions, properties to extend and general investment buildings. 71 more words

London Property

Property prices rise again, with London average reaching £500,000

Property prices in England and Wales increased by 1% in September, taking the average house price to £186,553, according to the latest Land Registry data. 256 more words


Bar Pong

A restaurant opened near my flat in London a few months ago which I initially considered a useful addition to the neighbourhood. Serving ribs, burgers, pulled pork and mac n cheese; I imagined that, whilst not being the healthiest of food outlets, this could be a useful stopping point on my way home after a couple of beers. 309 more words


Price of flats rising faster than houses, says Halifax

Over the last decade the price of flats has risen much faster than the price of houses, according to research for the Halifax.

While flats have risen by 60% in value over that time period, the average house has only gone up by 34%, it said.  196 more words


UK property sales exceed 100,000 for third month in a row

Residential property sales in the UK were at their highest in August for 18 months, according to the latest data published by HMRC.

It means that more homes were sold in in August than in any month since February last year with the seasonally adjusted data showing 106,480 transaction during the month. 253 more words


Housing supply drops to 11 year low

According to the latest data from the National Association of Estate Agents, the number of properties available to buy per estate agent branch fell to an eleven year low this month. 245 more words