7 London property trends to look out for in 2019

As a city, London is constantly evolving and changing, and the housing market is certainly no different. With the looming uncertainty of Brexit, the London property market has been under critical scrutiny throughout the past year. But it’s far from all doom and gloom for the year ahead and the future beyond: If you’re looking … Continued

The impact of COVID-19 on the London Property Market

As the world faces unprecedented circumstances and the UK enters an indefinite period of uncertainty, people are anxious to know how the seemingly invincible London property market will hold up. While reports suggest that naturally the market will slow over the coming months, there are some signs of assurance. London House Viewings As the UK … Continued

Leaseholders – do you own your loft space?

  London loft space is perhaps some of, if not the most, valuable in the country. With the capital remaining an ever-popular and sought after place to live, space always seems to be at an increasing minimum, and prices at an increasing high. Perhaps this is one of the reasons why many people see loft … Continued

Damp and Timber Building Survey for Rot and Woodworm

A damp and timber building survey is a common specialist report requested at London Building Surveyors, particularly when dealing with older buildings. We recommend that whether you are buying a property (either a private or commercial premises) or taking a long lease on a commercial premises, a damp and timber survey is essential. It is … Continued

Stamp Duty Scrapped on Houses under £300,000 – London Building Surveyors.

This years budget saw Chancellor Philip Hammond announce that stamp duty taxes on properties under £300,000 will be abolished for first-time buyers in an attempt to solve Britain’s housing crisis. However, this has been criticised by analysts and mortgage lenders alike who claim that this measure will not actually address the core problems in the … Continued

The Value of an Independent Building Surveyor

Buying a property is for most people one of, if not the most expensive purchase they will make in their lifetime. With so many factors to be considered, and so much at stake, hiring a professional, independent surveyor is vital. With the average price of a house in the UK rising to £226,185, and in … Continued

London suburbs to face huge housing boom – London Building Surveyors

The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced plans to build more than 250,000 new homes in London’s thirteen outer suburbs in an attempt to overcome the capital’s housing crisis. With London remaining as popular location to live as ever for people nationwide and worldwide, the demand for affordable housing has increased tenfold, particularly in … Continued

The Transformation of London’s Letting Market

Technological advances in the last decade have revolutionised many areas of our life, but rarely would we connect them with the London housing market. However, a new surge in renters who are more interested in the quality of their property than how well connected to public transport it is have proved just how influential apps … Continued