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19/6/20 Property Week: Berkeley takes 35% profit hit as Covid-19 bites 

17/6/20 The Times: Coronavirus: Housing market rebounds as sales increase by 137% 

17/6/20 Estate Agent Today: Sale price discounts diminish as the market strengthens 

17/6/20 Today’s Conveyancer: HSBG to look at property Logbooks 

17/6/20 FT: Retail queues won’t cushion the hammer blows hitting landlords 

16/6/20 Today’s Conveyancer: Re-Opening Of The Property Market 

15/6/20 Today’s Conveyancer:  Predictions that buyers will look for green suburban areas 

12/6/20 Property Week: High Streets Task Force appoints Mark Robinson as Chair 

12/6/20 Property Investor Today: Investors warned over stamp duty errors as purchaser claims £35k refund 

12/6/20 Property Weekly: campaign to save the West End district 

12/6/20 Buy Association: More buyers head to north-west as property sales soar by 137% since May 

12/6/20 Show House: Property market bouncing back to pre-lockdown levels 

12/6/20 Express: Lawyers and surveyors see surge of buyers since lockdown restrictions lifted 

12/6/20 City AM: UK house prices gauge hits 10-year low – but signs of confidence ahead 

11/6/20 Estate Agent Today: Market improving slowly after lockdown, latest RICS figures suggest 

11/6/20 Leicester Property Insight: The Epta Development Corporation (EDC) buys giant Avon shed site 

11/6/20 Property Week: The Shanghai-listed Poly Real Estate has failed to achieve their £183m asking price after putting 5 Fleet Place up for sale in March. 

11/6/20 FT: UK house prices expected to fall despite stable demand 

11/6/20 Property Week: Amazon takes Bedford 405 warehouse space 

10/6/20 Property Week: The Restaurant Group eyes 125 site closures as it launches CVA 

10/6/20 Estate Agent Today: The two most expensive mistakes the property sector is making right now 

10/6/20 Business Money: Urgent help needed to save housing industry 

10/6/20 Estate Agent Today: Demand and sales agreed both soaring – but may not last, warns Zoopla 

10/6/20 Property Week: The Restaurant Group eyes 125 site closures as it launches CVA 

10/6/20 Estate Agent Today: The two most expensive mistakes the property sector is making right now 

10/6/20 Business Money: Urgent help needed to save housing industry 

10/6/20 Estate Agent Today: Demand and sales agreed both soaring – but may not last, warns Zoopla 

4/6/20 Estate Agent Today:  Anxious vendors demand virtual appraisals as first stage of sale process 

4/6/20 Property Week: Korean investor to sell Cannon Green City block for £140m 

3/6/20 Estate Agent Today: Delay property tax change until market revives, experts tell the government 

3/6/20 Arc & Co. have completed on a £6.8m loan for the conversion of a hotel into 19 flats in the center of Royal Tunbridge Wells in Kent 

2/6/20 Property Weekly: Guidance for reopening commercial buildings released 

1/6/20 Bridging & Commercials: Government to publish code of practice for commercial sector 

1/6/20 Property Investor Today: Property market back with a bang as Rightmove records busiest ever day 

1/6/20 Estate Agency Today: Jim Harris moves from Purplebricks to Newman Property Experts as MD with an aim to become a national brand 250 self-employed agents across the UK 

28/5/20 Landlord Today: ‘Strong, long-term fundamentals’ will underpin demand for student property

28/5/20 FT: Lockdown will leave behind big holes on the UK high street

28/5/20 FT: British Land shows it’s retail landlords not office owners under threat

27/5/20 Estate Agent Today: ‘Furlough could wreck housing market’ – warning to government

27/5/20 Insight: Demand for London office space plummets, but will bounce back (to an extent)

27/5/20 ES: More government stimulus is needed to boost the property market, warns Zoopla

27/5/20 Develop Croydon: Amazon signs pre-let agreement for distribution centre at former Toys R Us store

27/5/20 Estate Agent Today: ‘Furlough could wreck housing market’ – warning to government

27/5/20 Insight: Demand for London office space plummets, but will bounce back (to an extent)

27/5/20 ES: More government stimulus is needed to boost the property market, warns Zoopla

27/5/20 Develop Croydon: Amazon signs pre-let agreement for distribution centre at former Toys R Us store

22/5/20 Leicester Property Insight:  Momentum building as Northern Ireland’s property market remains on pause

22/5/20 NRLA: Landlords take hit to support tenants

22/5/20 The Metro: people are viewing properties virtually in lockdown

22/5/20 The Negotiator: Housing transactions drop by 53.4% during April, but over 50k sales still completed

22/5/20 Inside Conveyancing: UK PROPERTY MARKET RETURNING STRONGLY WITH VIEWINGS BOOKED UP BY 188%

22/2/20 BBC: Coronavirus: UK property sales hit a record low in April

22/5/20 Share Cast: Covid-19 continues to weigh heavily on the UK economy – survey

21/5/20 ES: Coronavirus impact on housing market: London house price growth hit three-year high before property market shutdown

20/5/20 Farming UK: UK Agricultural Finance continues to lend despite Covid-19

20/5/20DorsetECHO: Property – Can I move house during lock down? By Nicole Baddeley

19/5/20 Estate Agent Today: Two-thirds of agents want to go self-employed and/or work from home

20/5/20 North West Place: Buckley Commercial and Fairhurst Estates have merged to become Fairhurst Buckley, in a move to expand their service offering and geographic reach.

20/5/20 The Times: A South African property investor that has raised money to spend on distressed assets has turned its attention to Hammerson, the British shopping centres owner.

20/5/20 Retail Gazette: Retailers to receive £430m in tax rebates amid ATM Supreme Court ruling

20/5/20 Business Live: Jobs hope as £20m Gateshead retail development moves on

20/5/20 The London Economics: London house prices increase at the fastest rate since 2016

20/5/20 Mortgage Introducer: ONS: House prices increased by 2.1% year-on-year in March 2020

18/5/20 Property Week:  Canary Wharf sets out back-to-work plan

18/5/20 Property Notify: Market Surge: Portals generate highest ever number of leads in a single day

18/5/20 The Guardian: UK shopping centre firm Intu seeks debt standstill as lockdown takes toll

18/5/20 Telegraph: ‘Our buyer is demanding a 20pc house price cut’: the property market reopens with a price war

16/5/20 FT: UK housing market set to return — but not with a bang

16/5/20 Telegraph: Property demand returns to pre-lockdown levels as market reopens

16/5/20 Express: Property UK: Coronavirus doesn’t seem to have scared off buyers and selle