east end london

Rising rents force tech firms to look east

The doubling of office rents in Shoreditch, Clerkenwell, Aldgate and Whitechapel over the past five years is forcing digital media and tech start-up companies...
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English and Welsh Tenants Pay more than Scottish, Studies Say

According to reports produced by The Letting Protection Service England, the average English and Welsh property deposit is £100 more expensive than its Scottish...
What will the Autumn Statement mean for the Property Market?

What will the Autumn Statement mean for the Property Market?

Next week on the 23rd November, Philip Hammond, Chancellor of the Exchequer, will deliver his first Autumn Statement. Portico London estate agents look at...
Tech Innovations Revolutionising the UK Property Market

Tech Innovations Revolutionising the UK Property Market

In recent years, the UK property market has seen huge periods of well-publicised growth, but this has not been the only significant change; the...

[UPDATED] Online estate agents receive five-star reviews

Would you use an online estate agent to sell your home? Here’s why a rising number of vendors and landlords are saving thousands of pounds

Is the £1 million Property in Mayfair set for extinction?

While Brexit apprehension may have cooled housing markets elsewhere in London, if anywhere is set to be seemingly unaffected, it’s Mayfair. A report commissioned by...

Brexit and investing in property

When the decision to exit the European Union was announced in June, estate agents reportedly saw people pulling out of high end property deals...

The 3 Ways Japanese Knotweed Puts Your Property (and You) at Risk

Property owners, beware! Lurking somewhere near you may be a creeping problem that could land you in a world of property trouble and even...
London property boom

Investors still have opportunity to join London property boom

UK house prices rose 9.8% in the year to December 2014, according to the Office for National Statistics. Annual property price increases were driven by...
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Home loan approvals rise to six-month high

The number of home loans approved in February jumped to their highest monthly level in half a year. Lenders approved 61,760 mortgages in February, according...