The latest news, views and analysis on the world of prime property
by Kate Everett-Allen
The Algarve is back on the radar of second home buyers. The availability of cheap finance, investment in the region’s infrastructure, appealing tax initiatives and a return to sensible pricing has prompted renewed activity.
by Oliver Knight
Households across the UK perceive that the value of their home rose in May, according to the latest House Price Sentiment Index (HPSI) from Knight Frank and Markit Economics.
Providing in-depth analysis of the commercial property market
by Stephen Springham
Encouraging rather than spectacular retail sales figures from the ONS for April.
The FTSE 100 closed on Friday at 6,156.3, up 18 points on a week earlier, with concerns the US may raise interest rates weighing on sentiment.
News and insight for rural property owners, investors and farmers
As the EU referendum debate hots up little has been said about the impact on the rural economy.
Tom Barrow, head of our rural valuations team, has put together this interesting note on the mixed-use rate for Stamp Duty Land Tax.
The global perspective on prime property and wealth
One of my most interesting tasks each year is to update our Luxury Investment Index (KFLII) and take a look at the performance of things like classic cars, fine wine and art. What’s not to like!
Asian towers dominate Knight Frank’s Skyscraper Index, with Hong Kong boasting the most expensive skyscraper space in the world.