Blog 31/08/17

Studying for your APC? Top tips on how to prepare for success

Graduates | Careers

Every surveyor can recall the first time they walked into that dingy hotel at Heathrow to sit their APC assessment. I will al...

Blog 16/08/17

Supreme Court ruling favours developers

Owner Business Rates | Land & Development

The long-awaited and highly anticipated decision of the business rates case, Monk v Newbigin has now been received, dissecte...

News 20/07/17

The Relay Building baton to be sold on as Allsop is instructed on £100m sale

Commercial Central London Investment

Allsop has been instructed on the £100m sale of a landmark tower in the heart of Aldgate by US private equity firm, Angelo G...

Blog 17/06/17

Diary of an Auctioneer – Gary Murphy

Residential Auction

Auction minus 8 weeks My career is an annual cycle of seven auction sales. You’re only as good as your last deal, they say –...

Blog 13/06/17

Large-scale investors spot a gap in the market for student digs

Student Housing

In January 2016, we shared our thoughts on why larger investors should look at student HMOs. Over the last year, many large-...

Blog 04/06/17

Reversionary ground rents in 2017 – an oldie but a goodie

Residential Auction | Ground Rents

From the vantage point of the rostrum, in unprecedented economic times with historically low interest rates and persistently...

Blog 04/06/17

Convert to rent – are permitted development schemes suitable for build to rent?

Land & Development | Permitted Development

The market for consented residential development land has been challenging and the process for gaining planning permission l...

Japanese Knotweed
Blog 21/05/17

Japanese Knotweed: what’s all the fuss, it’s only a plant?

Valuation | Loan Security

We are indebted to the Victorians for their creation of the railway network, ingenious infrastructure and refinement of polit...

Blog 16/05/17

Building a commercial property portfolio

Commercial Investment | Portfolio

Getting started With the property market widely considered to be one of the safest long-term investments and with returns loo...

Blog 15/05/17

The consuming issues of build to rent

Build to Rent

In any industry, a product or service is only in demand if it is what the consumer wants. The process – from design to deliv...

Blog 28/03/17

Deregulation to boost housing association auction disposals

Residential Auction

As auctioneers, Allsop have been working with housing associations for over 30 years, helping them with hundreds of disposal...

News 19/03/17

Allsop looks to the future with six new equity partners


Allsop is delighted to announce the promotion of six employees to equity partner in the largest round of partnership promotio...

News 13/03/17

Allsop to auction three high spec new townhouses in sought-after Islington

Residential Auction

Allsop has been instructed on the sale of three new-build townhouses at Notting Hill Sales’ Canonbury Cross development in I...

Blog 03/03/17

Terminating a lease? Timing is key for compensation

Lease Advisory | Occupier Lease Renewals

On April 1st 2017 the new Rating List for business rates comes into force. This has major implications for landlords who int...

News 01/03/17

Allsop acts for Workspace Group in £98.5m acquisition of Arup’s 13-17 Fitzroy Street

Commercial Central London Investment

Allsop’s leading West End Investment team acted on behalf of Workspace Group in its acquisition of 13-17 Fitzroy Street, ann...

Property Auctions
Blog 17/02/17

Selling property at auction – Dispelling the myths

Auction | Selling at Auction

Will I have to sell at any price? No, the reserve price is there to protect you. The auctioneer has no authority to sell ben...