Special Features

Jump in £1m+ Scottish property sales in second half of 2014

The number of £1m+ residential property sales in Scotland rose by 9% quarter on quarter in the final three months of last year according to our analysis of official data. Read full article

What are UK political parties promising on housing?

In our first update of the Q4 2014 residential property forecasts we examine not only how the key drivers of the property market have changed, but also focus on the upcoming election, publishing the first comprehensive round-up of what each of the political parties are pledging in the run-up to the election. Read full article

The perfect time to buy in Europe?

With the pound hitting 1.30 against the euro this month and the dollar at 0.88, is the time now right to look to the traditional hotspots of Europe for a holiday home? Read full article

News Headlines

View all News Headlines

Asia Focus

Asia-Pacific: A Homebuyer’s Tax Guide

In the latest edition of our Asia-Pacific Residential Review, we provide a comprehensive view of the major taxes incurred when purchasing, holding and disposing of a residential property in the region: For a larger version of this table, please download the full Asia Pacific Residential Review.

View all Asia Focus


French Alps: mid-season report

With the ski season now well underway, Knight Frank’s Roddy Aris takes the pulse of the property market in the French Alps and highlights those markets set to outperform in 2015 Roddy explains: “The 2014-2015 ski season had a rather muted start.