I have been spending a bit of time lately ploughing through the statistics that can be found in the deeper recesses of our Rightmove and Zoopla archives, especially the ones that measure our figures against those of our competitors.
May 15, 2018
British Summer Time has arrived, Easter and The Beast from the East have come and gone and Spring has sprung.
April 18, 2018
Winter isn’t over yet.Â Just when we thought Spring was around the corner, the ‘Beast from the East’ delayed it for a week or so.
March 22, 2018
The market here in Central London is showing good signs of coming out of its winter slumber. Viewing numbers and enquiries have picked up to respectable levels given the underlying political and economic outlook.
February 22, 2018
New Year….New Market Our current buyers tend to beÂ needs-driven and end-user. It is also fair to say that most of them are not first time buyers, neither are they buying a principle property. Investment value still plays a strong part in the light of the fragile market.
January 23, 2018
It is the time of yearÂ for both reflection and prediction.
December 13, 2017
As I write we have about 6 weeks to go until our Christmas break.
November 20, 2017
It seems like we have been here before. Last time was when we all woke up the day after the Brexit Referendum to find things had not gone quite as expected. Political and economic uncertainties are bound to bring investor caution.
June 21, 2017
Another Year, another Election. Our buyers and sellers seem to be treating the prospect with supreme indifference, at least as far as the market here in the West End goes. It is also the Bank Holiday season and the time of year that traditionally heralds our peak selling months.
May 19, 2017
The clocks have gone forward and the days are getting longer. In normal years the onset of the milder weather tends to give all our activity indicators a bit of a Spring bounce and we are seeing this as usual in this office. More people are registering and more owners are asking our advice about marketing and pricing.
April 20, 2017