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Demystifying lease extensions and buying a share of freehold

Demystifying lease extensions and buying a share of freehold

by Adrian Black, Friday 20 May 2016

  We often get asked how the length of a lease can affect the value of a property. It is a pretty well defined det...

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High end property owners in West Prime Central London breathe a huge sigh of relief

High end property owners in West Prime Central London breathe a huge sigh of relief

by Adrian Black, Thursday 14 May 2015

Never has there been the degree of concern in west prime central London as existed before this General Election. T...

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300,000 new homes a year will get us back on track

300,000 new homes a year will get us back on track

by Adrian Black, Thursday 16 April 2015

As I have mentioned in previous blog posts, we are not building enough new homes. Planning policy and, arguably, gree...

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Spend on west prime central London property heading to more normal levels - vendors just don't have to or don't want to sell

Spend on west prime central London property heading to more normal levels - vendors just don't have to or don't want to sell

by Adrian Black, Thursday 02 April 2015

When we look back we will see that 2014 was an exceptional year for spending on property in West Prime Central London...

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Budgets, Balancing, Asset Sales, Home Building, the Green Belt and House Prices

Budgets, Balancing, Asset Sales, Home Building, the Green Belt and House Prices

by Adrian Black, Thursday 19 March 2015

There is a lot in the title, but it’s all important to consider when projecting the future of the housing market. ...

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Green Belt

Green Belt

by Adrian Black, Thursday 26 February 2015

More supporting argument to build on a little green belt offered by Baron Valentine in today’s City A.M. We have run...

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Comments on FT article on ways to cool the property market

Comments on FT article on ways to cool the property market

by Adrian Black, Thursday 11 September 2014

Good article in FT on ways to cool the property market - that said I don't think we should be cooling it but we shoul...

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More help to supply support

More help to supply support

by Adrian Black, Friday 27 June 2014

Really good article by Samuel Brittain in the FT on 19th June supporting building on a small part of the greenbelt ...

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