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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
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Tomorrow’s Agents: New funding for apprenticeships

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

HomeViews: We review everything, why not homes?

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

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

Property Renovation: Talk about a fixer-upper

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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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Meet London’s “Covid compliant” apartment block

We are perhaps living in a time when “Covid compliancy” is a selling point in property, just as much as location and interior design. Developers REDD and designers Formation Architects believe this wholeheartedly, and what this looks like can be…Read more
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A New Dawn: Hopeful changes for property investors

Some say that when life closes a door it opens a window. In Boris Johnson’s recent “new deal” speech, during which he stood by the slogan “Build, Build, Build”, he proposed changes to the UK’s planning laws. Could these changes…Read more

Village for Sale: A unique opportunity in Sweden

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Why buy a house when you can buy a village? An eighteenth-century Swedish village to be exact. Located on the edge of Stockholm, Sätra Brunn is an extremely unique opportunity for someone with money to spend. Let’s take a glimpse…Read more
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London Festival of Architecture: LFA Online highlights

Dubbed the biggest annual architecture festival in the world, LFA is taking its month-long celebration and showcase of the best the capital has to offer in architectural design, online. The theme for this year is ‘power’, exploring how humankind has,…Read more
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