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House Prices: What a difference a decade makes

The figures are in from Rightmove, and we can now see which locations in the UK have seen the biggest – and smallest – increase in average house prices over the last decade. So if you’re looking to invest in…Read more
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All Aboard: Your very own train station home

For the train enthusiasts among you, here is a home of dreams. Settled in Hampshire’s charming Meon Valley, within the stunning South Downs National Park, this unique property is on the market through Knight Frank. From public station to private…Read more

Meet London’s Sky Pool: The first in the world

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A sky pool is currently in the final stages of construction in London. The suspended, transparent swimming pool connects one residential building’s rooftop to another. It has been dubbed the world’s first ‘floating’ swimming pool. Let’s take a closer look…Read more
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What is the Green Homes Grant Scheme?

The Green Homes Grant Scheme, which was introduced by the Chancellor back in July, opened for applications on 30 September 2020. With the grant, the UK Government hopes over 600,000 homes across England will be made more energy efficient. This…Read more
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Tower for Sale: Your very own Rapunzel tower?

It may be the stuff of fiction but, in this new COVID-19 era, living in a tower not dissimilar to that of a Disney princess seems to make some sense. Meet Sway Tower, a 218ft, 330-step Victorian folly. It was…Read more

Tomorrow’s Agents: New funding for apprenticeships

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Estate agencies looking to take on and develop apprentices have been offered a boost in financial support from the Government. Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s Plans for Jobs announcement back in July included extra funding for employers who take on young people…Read more
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HomeViews: We review everything, why not homes?

We’re certainly in the age of the online review. Whether a hotel or restaurant review on TripAdvisor or a product review on any retail website, it seems only wise to listen to the experience of others to help us choose…Read more
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Best Dressed? The debate about estate agents and suits

You see a person hovering in a residential area. It’s about midday. They’re dressed in a suit. Chances are you’ve spotted yourself an estate agent. Out of place or helpfully recognisable? The debate on whether the industry should still adopt…Read more

We’re all going on a (stamp duty) holiday

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Since Covid-19 lockdown restrictions have eased in the UK, and moving house is possible again, the property market appears to be tentatively finding its feet. However, according to Chancellor Rishi Sunak, property buying and selling fell by 50% in May.…Read more
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Property Renovation: Talk about a fixer-upper

From terrifying derelict ‘dungeon’ to dreamy Georgian home. Jamie Barrow, a professional snowboarder looking for something to do in the summer months took quickly to property development. After renovating a handful of small properties in Bath, he came across and…Read more
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