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Blog 13/01/20

Are you looking to sell your land? Here’s how

Land & Development

Many landowners are increasingly tempted to sell their land for development, usually under an option agreement. An option agr...

Blog 10/01/20

Boris, Brexit, Bounce – do these words belong together when referring to the housing market?

Residential Property | Land & Development

The closing months of 2019 saw the UK election campaign culminating in a landslide win for the conservative party with it’s ...

Blog 09/12/19

Degree Apprenticeships: Expelling the Myths

Apprenticeships | Graduates

University had always been my go to plan and throughout school the UCAS process is at the forefront of students minds. Just ...

Blog 03/12/19

The rarity value of regulated tenancies

For those browsing the Allsop residential catalogue, you will have seen the wide-range of properties that we take to the auc...

Blog 21/11/19

Sell my home by auction

Five words you may never expect to enter into Google. Why? Auctions are sometimes perceived as a dumping ground and one whic...

News 20/11/19

Allsop boosts its Board with appointment of new non-executive director

We have appointed Jamie Hopkins, former CEO of Workspace Group, a leading provider of business space, to our Board as a non-e...

Blog 04/11/19

The benefits of buying second hand student accommodation

Most people prefer to buy new but sometimes it doesn’t make any sense when the older version is equally as good. You can hav...

Blog 28/10/19

The chase for long income

Valuation

In a world of low interest rates, volatile markets and political uncertainty, predictable long-income assets are increasingly...

Blog 24/10/19

The ground rules on ground rent

Residential Auction | Ground Rents

For nearly two years now the once rock–steady ground rent market has been functioning under the shadow of growing political ...

Blog 10/10/19

Why does suburban Build to Rent housing hold so much appeal for investors?

Build to Rent

Build to Rent (BTR) in the UK has primarily been associated with new build blocks of apartments located in major city centre...

Blog 14/09/19

How traditional surveyor skills can be transferred into the build to rent (BTR) world

Build to Rent

The build to rent (BTR) market is constantly evolving and the detail required to produce a successful scheme, can often get ...

Blog 10/09/19

Leeds build to rent (BTR) developments soar alongside the city’s prosperity

Build to Rent | Valuation

More than a decade after the last peak in apartment-led development in Leeds’ city centre, apartment construction is undergo...

News 08/09/19

Allsop secures major pre-let at Twenty Bonhill, Shoreditch

Office Leasing | Offices

The Allsop City leasing team has secured law firm, Kingsley Napley LLP, as its principal tenant at Twenty Bonhill Street in ...

Blog 10/08/19

What’s next for peer-to-peer lending?

Receivership

Since the global financial crisis, we have witnessed a rapid rise in the number of alternative lenders entering the market — ...

News 02/08/19

Allsop sells its biggest single lot under the hammer at £12.4m at first commercial auction of the year

Commercial Auction

Allsop achieved an outstanding result at its first commercial auction of the year, raising £84m and achieving an 81% success...

News 01/08/19

Allsop team heads to Kenya to help locals get access to clean water

Charity

At the beginning of July, a group of volunteers from Allsop and St Paul’s Church in Ealing, London, embarked on a trip to Ken...