April 2nd 2018
A recent Private Rented Sector Report has indicated that the supply of rental stock has fallen to a 21 month low. The number of rental homes available for tenants fell in February. At the heart of this fall is the supply of rental stock. The number of rental properties letting agents managed fell by 5 percent in February, with 175 on average per branch compared to 184 in January. The supply of private rented sector property has not been this low since May 2016, when it stood at 171.
January 31st 2018
Our newly appointed Head of Land & New Homes has recently taken up his post based in our Battersea office.David takes up the reigns of the now enlarged role, responsible for looking after everything that is land and new homes.
December 5th 2017
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has released guidance to landlords of privately rented non-domestic property on complying with the 2018 'minimum level of energy efficiency' standard (EPC band E).
July 12th 2017
Amongst the uncertainty resulting from stamp duty increases for second home owners, as well as Brexit last year, a promising report released from Lendy last week displays Wandsworth at the top of the table when it comes to levels of lending.
May 9th 2017
Lauristons' Group Sales Director, Darren Baker, considers 'How will triggering Article 50 affect house prices?'
April 14th 2017
Jean-Claude De Abreu, Lettings Manager at Lauristons Putney, considers the mindset of the current tenant
April 12th 2017
Lauristons’ New Homes Sales Manager Jonathan Roberts looks at the innovative ways developers are working to attract purchasers
March 15th 2017
Daniel Giordanelli, Lauristons' Divisional Lettings Manager, considers 'How do you ensure that you are getting a good tenant for the landlord?'
February 14th 2017
Darren Baker, Group Sales Director at Lauristons, looks to innovative approaches to meet current challenges
January 10th 2017
2016 WAS A YEAR OF CHANGE – STAMP DUTY, BREXIT, MAY AND TRUMP – WHAT LIES AHEAD FOR THE LONDON PROPERTY MARKET IN 2017?By Darren Baker, Group Sales Director