Celebrity homes

One for shoe-lovers…
posted : 02 Oct 2017
Patrick Cox has sold his Little Venice home for £2.75m, according to the Daily Mail; and some..
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Available now – best for fans of dictators
posted : 13 Sep 2017
It’s a five-bedroom Brompton Square temporary rental, and normally the home of film director Roland Emmerich,..
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List of empty property owners in Grenfell borough “accidentally” emailed out by council
posted : 01 Aug 2017
It was bound to happen eventually… although who knew it would come from the council..
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House prices

Wondering what is the most expensive house in the world?
posted : 18 Oct 2017
This one, in the south of France, apparently, with 18,000 square feet, 35 acres, views..
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Acadata/LSL provide picture of falling London market
posted : 16 Oct 2017
A 2.7% fall in residential property prices in the capital September-to-September follows August’s 0.7% fall (the first..
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£2bn boost for council housing
posted : 04 Oct 2017
The promise, by Theresa May in a conference  speech that didn’t go entirely to plan, is to..
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Interviews

The Rat and Mouse interview – Colby Short from GetAgent
posted : 14 Oct 2015
One of the most interesting and innovative property-related startups in a while, GetAgent is a..
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King of dehumidifiers interviews Rat and Mouse
posted : 09 Sep 2015
ByeMould.com, a dehumidifier review guide recommended to landlords whose tenants hang dry their clothes near..
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The Rat and Mouse interview – Savvas Verdis of Rankdesk
posted : 04 Aug 2011
For the final interview in this summer series… welcome Savvas Verdis, founder of innovative Rankdesk,..
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Linkage

Friday morning linkage – every little helps
posted : 13 Oct 2017
Tesco plans to build thousands of new homes above its stores [Sun] London’s best conversions [Telegraph] Crossword..
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Theresa May reacts to news former Housing Minister Grant Shapps is “masterminding” rebellion
posted : 06 Oct 2017

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Thursday morning linkage – who’s Hausmart?
posted : 10 Aug 2017
Who’s Hausmart? [Property Industry Eye] New RICS report points to depressed outlook for housing activity across..
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Estate agents

Deposit? Or Reposit?
posted : 14 Aug 2017
  It’s the kind of tech innovation story that appeals… an actor from Northern Ireland..
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Purplebricks in BBC spat
posted : 02 Aug 2017
It’s a developing story, with online estate agency giant Purplebricks share price already dropping following..
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One in five estate agents at risk
posted : 31 Jul 2017
That’s according to accountants Moore Stephens, who blame the rise of alternative online business models..
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Property Online

Rightmove named world’s most profitable portal
posted : 27 Sep 2017
Research by New Zealand sector specialist Mike DelPrete shows Rightmove far ahead of its international rivals in..
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Nova Victoria wins Carbuncle Cup
posted : 06 Sep 2017
The award (for the ugliest new building) goes to the office part of this mixed..
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Thursday morning linkage – who’s Hausmart?
posted : 10 Aug 2017
Who’s Hausmart? [Property Industry Eye] New RICS report points to depressed outlook for housing activity across..
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Property TV

Purplebricks in BBC spat
posted : 02 Aug 2017
It’s a developing story, with online estate agency giant Purplebricks share price already dropping following..
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Want to see inside the X-Factor house?
posted : 05 Oct 2016
The Telegraph gives the tour here. It’s six-bedroom, four-bathroom property in Hadley Wood, worth around £3.6m..
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Living rooms… match the painting to the sitcom
posted : 15 Jun 2016
nSome fun, via Curbed.nnnn
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