Thoughts from our Property Gurus

Selling your home doesn’t have to be stressful

Selling your home doesn’t have to be stressful

by Laurence Lai, Thursday 09 May 2019

Spring is the perfect time for change with the weather getting better and the days getting longer – no better tim...

The Importance of Being Honest

The Importance of Being Honest

by Laurence Lai, Tuesday 09 April 2019

Straight off the bat, let me start by saying it is the estate agent’s duty to get the best price and the best sale fo...

Prime Central London Property Prices Q1 2019

Prime Central London Property Prices Q1 2019

by Tim Johnston, Monday 01 April 2019

Q1 2019 We have seen a subdued first quarter of 2019 in the Prime Central London Property Market.  However, there...

Future of Estate Agency - Improved Service, Higher Individual Earnings And Lower Fees Paid By Vendors

Future of Estate Agency - Improved Service, Higher Individual Earnings And Lower Fees Paid By Vendors

by Adrian Black, Tuesday 08 November 2016

In this blog I explain how estate agency will be rearchitected resulting in the delivery of an Improved Service, High...

London Property - Uncertain Times

London Property - Uncertain Times

by Adrian Black, Monday 27 June 2016

The vote for BREXIT came as a great shock to many – especially in London and the resulting political upheaval has led...

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...

Predictions for the coming year

Predictions for the coming year

by Adrian Black, Wednesday 13 January 2016

First of all a happy and healthy 2016 to all. Let’s look back a little, to YOUiq Q1 2015 www.youiq.co.uk.  We pred...

Resi West PCL price rises - expect government to try to increase tax take from Offshore Companies including: ATED, stamp, inheritance, voids etc.

Resi West PCL price rises - expect government to try to increase tax take from Offshore Companies including: ATED, stamp, inheritance, voids etc.

by Adrian Black, Wednesday 14 October 2015

Offshore company tax efficiency and confidentiality opportunities (perfectly legal) have attracted investment in West...