News & Insight: Residential Investment
Should you rent or buy?
For occupiers, whether you choose to buy or rent your property will ultimately depend on your specific circumstances and needs, but it is worth considering the pros and cons of either option.
When is the right time to sell?
Knowing when to make the call is tricky, but is there a right time to put your property up for sale?
Blog by Nicky Tatley
How to write the perfect property listing
Tips and tricks for making your property for sale as appealing as possible to prospective buyers.
Guides by Adam Turnbull
Which commercial survey do I need?
Building surveys vary in price and comprehensiveness, so think carefully about your needs before making a decision
Home ownership in England at 30 year low
As the gap widens between incomes and property prices and the housing crisis continues, home ownership in England has fallen to its lowest level in three decades.
Eco-homes leading the way for a sustainable future
In today’s society we are more aware than ever of the damage we inflict on our planet, yet adopting a sustainable, energy saving and efficient lifestyle has never been easier.
Commercial conversions: Great British pubs calling time at the bar
As more and more commercial properties become residential, the pub sector is causing controversy...
Brexit: Student housing is the most resilient property sector
The student accommodation sector is predicted to be the most resilient in the event of an exit from the EU according to new research by CBRE.
Playboy Mansion sold with Hugh Hefner as a sitting tenant
The Playboy Mansion, the site of hundreds of celebrity parties and home to Playboy founder Hugh Heffner is being sold to his neighbour and private equity boss, Daren Metropoulos, 32.
Buy to let investment: multi-unit freehold blocks versus HMOs
Yields for HMOs and multi-unit freehold blocks are heading in divergent directions, threatening HMOs’ status as the best-performing asset class.
UK property tycoons unmasked in government bid to avoid tax evasion
The government is planning to crack down on offshore companies buying property to launder money and evade tax.
Converting commercial property: a guide to warehouse conversions
Converting a commercial property can create the most unique of homes, but what’s really involved?
Guides by Rose Hill
Landlord tax changes: advice for those with buy-to-let properties
There was more than one shock announcement in George Osborne’s summer budget earlier this year, but it was one in particular that stood out - the planned change in landlord tax.We talked to Kieran Pur...
Blog by Rose Hill
Sky pools and Versace interior designs: what else for luxury London apartments?
For those with vertigo, a swimming in a pool wedged between two buildings, 10 storeys off the ground, would not be their idea of luxury.Yet this is just one of many features that developers are using ...
News by Rose Hill
Barking & Dagenham, Bexley and Newham named last affordable London areas for first-time buyers
There are only three boroughs in London where the average price of a house is less than the average budget of a first time buyer, according to the latest Land Registry house index.Average house prices...