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With many of our colleagues and clients enjoying their summer holidays, London is refreshingly quiet during August, with less traffic, more parking spaces and easy restaurant bookings! It is also a time of year when we have many international visitors and we have certainly found an increase in international buyers looking for family homes and […]

Whatever your reasons for looking to buy a London property, whether it be your dream home, an investment opportunity or a holiday getaway, the fact remains, it can be a complicated, drawn out and overwhelming process. What most buyers are unaware of is that they don’t have to go through it alone. Increasingly, buyer’s agents […]

When it comes to selling your home, the process can be difficult enough without the added issues of actively turning buyers off. These things may sound like common sense, but all too often they are overlooked or forgotten about. So, here at Walton Estates we thought it would be a good idea to list out […]

Recent research carried out by the property portal Zoopla has thrown new light on the habits of renters across the UK. The survey suggests that renters are generally quite flexible when it comes to the location of the property, but there a wide number of things on which they were simply unwilling to compromise. The […]

A Happy & Healthy 2019 from the Team at Walton Estates 2018 has been a challenging year for many of our colleagues in the property industry with some of the big names suffering catastrophic falls in their share prices (Countrywide down over 90% in their share prices), London transaction volumes are down and the market […]

If you’ve had your house on the market for some time, it can be very frustrating to not know why it isn’t selling. It has often been the belief that a property will sell itself, but this simply isn’t the case, to give you some guidance, we thought we’d list five reasons that might effect […]

Can you still make a return on buy to lets in prime central London? Typically rental yields in the prime central market are among the lowest in the UK, but there are still plenty of places where a good return can be made in the heart of London. Recent data from Knight Frank reveals that […]

Location: Brodrick Road, London, SW17 7DY Date: Saturday 15th September 2018 Time: 11:00 – 14:00 You are warmly welcome to attend our open house event being held at 86 Brodrick Road, London, SW17 7DY on Saturday 15th September. Open house commences at 11am and concludes around 2pm. About the Property £2,500,000 Wandsworth, London 5 beds, 4 baths […]

Location: 1 Lambourn Road, Clapham, SW4 0LX Date: Saturday 8th September 2018 Time: 11:00 – 14:00 You are warmly welcome to attend our open house event being held at 1 Lambourn Road, Clapham, SW4 0LX on Saturday 8th September. Open house commences at 11am and concludes around 2pm. About the Property £1,700,000 Clapham, Wandsworth 4 beds, […]

Speculation is growing that the government could be about to announce three year tenancies for private renters. It is a scheme long-favoured by the government and the Sun newspaper has recently stated that a decision could be made within days. This comes despite the fact that there is presently a formal consultation process underway with […]

A number of factors have recently effected the property sector, higher taxes, more stringent mortgage rules, political and economic uncertainty and so on. This has made the buy-to-let market less attractive to existing and potential landlords. But the reality is that property is still a solid and stable long-term investment. With savings rates from banks […]

In a surprise announcement UK house prices experienced an unexpected rise in July with a 3.3% rise within the month compared to a 1.8% rise in the previous month. This resulted in the average UK house price hitting £230,280 – the highest ever. The figures, released by The Halifax, were accompanied with a statement from […]

Political journalists and commentators have recently been suggesting that the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, may introduce increased stamp duty charges on buy-to-let properties in the forthcoming Autumn Budget set for delivery in November this year. Government insiders suggest the possibility is credible and there is some substance to the rumours. Opposition within the housing market has […]

Location: Baskerville Road, London SW18 3RS Date: Saturday 5th May 2018 Time: 11:00 – 15:00   You are warmly welcome to attend our open house event being held at Baskerville Road, London SW18 3RSon Saturday 5th May 2018. Open house commences at 11am and concludes around 3pm.   About the Property     Baskerville Road […]

Location: 98 Wrentham Avenue, London, NW10 3HG Date: Saturday 28th April 2018 Time: 11:00 – 15:00   You are warmly welcome to attend our open house event being held at 98 Wrentham Avenue, London, NW10 3HG on Saturday 28th April 2018. Open house commences at 11am and concludes around 3pm.   About the Property   […]

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