25 January 2018

Our annual Hot 100 report reveals the winners of London's residential market. By analysing the best performing boroughs in a number of categories including demography, affordability, lifestyle choices and employability, our report takes an in-depth look at the London housing market trends over each...

08 November 2017

London has 33 very distinct boroughs, each with its own individual character, which attract a range of residents. In this, the third annual CBRE Borough by Borough report, we provide an overview of these boroughs from a housing market perspective. We look at a range of metrics that are of interest...

01 June 2017

The private rental sector is the fastest growing tenure in the UK with over 1.8 million renters in London alone. The huge demand for quality stock means new build stock is particularly popular with discerning renters.

17 May 2017

Despite the uncertainty caused by the EU referendum, the London property market remains underpinned by a strong economic backdrop and renewed global interest.


06 April 2017

Wellness is about striving towards ‘physical, mental and social wellbeing’. So while it’s imperative one gets enough physical exercise, to ensure overall wellbeing one needs to attend to other aspects of life.

03 April 2017

After an interesting year for the capital, we take a look at reasons why the world still loves London.

09 March 2016

Crossrail is currently Europe’s largest infrastructure project and its impact on London will be huge, cutting journey times into central London by an average of 15 minutes. What does this mean for property?

24 February 2016

In the second half of 2015, the Government made two announcements that will fundamentally change the buy-to-let landscape: as from April 2016, investors will be subject to an additional 3% stamp duty levy and, from 2017, a reduction of tax relief on rental income will be phased in. These higher tax...

16 February 2016

The fourth quarter of 2015 saw 33% of West End homes sold higher than £2,250 psf. CBRE's latest report analyses the sales and lettings figures across the West End market towards the end of 2015...

15 February 2016

What does 2016 hold for the residential market?

14 January 2016

This report will provide insightful facts and figures into Kew and its surrounding borough. Kew is Located around 30 minutes from Waterloo and is served with good transport links. It is home to attractions such as the Royal Botanic Gardens and the beautiful Kew palace. Its boasting village feel...

14 January 2016

In this research report we discuss Putney and its surrounding towns. Putney is a picturesque riverside location surrounded by vast green spaces, which is a rarity in London. Not to mention its great transport links, making Putney ideal for the daily commuter.

14 January 2016

Help-to-Buy: the name sounds promising, doesn’t it? After all, who doesn’t want a bit of ‘help to buy’ a house? But how does it work? And what does it actually mean in terms of savings? 

14 December 2015

CBRE's annual review of what's hot in the London property market is here!

08 December 2015

Outer London is starting to experience a resurgence in popularity as more people head to Zone 5 for cheaper homes with reasonable commutes. 

07 December 2015

Increased desirability of the City Fringe sees property prices rise by 62%

16 November 2015

The West End report Q3 discusses the continued strength in the market and a surge in sales on homes above £2m

05 November 2015

CBRE Residential’s Q3 Regional Development Land Report looks at the key residential markets and provides insightful commentary on the current economic backdrop predicting a future of continued and sustainable growth.

01 October 2015

Streatham is well served by public transport with trains, tubes and buses going almost anywhere in London. Currently more affordable than nearby areas of Clapham and Balham, it is definitely up and coming with new eateries and retail provision springing up on the high street.

07 September 2015

Our world is changing faster than ever before; we are becoming increasingly interconnected and our property markets are changing to reflect this.

01 September 2015

Wapping’s rich maritime history and riverside location make it one of London’s most desirable places to live and demand for homes is extremely high. This has resulted in a price premium over the wider borough which has averaged 44% over the last five years.

06 August 2015

The West End report discusses the London market which is showing robust growth for the start of 2015 

04 August 2015

In our latest regional development land report we investigate how the key land markets have been performing around the UK in Q2 2015.

31 July 2015

Britain is an incredibly diverse and exciting country with each town and city offering a unique sense of place. There are around 62 million people living in Great Britain and of these, 82% live in one of our many towns and cities.

15 July 2015

The property market in outer London has heated up over the last year, with average growth of 16% in 2014, according to our recent Borough by Borough report. Despite these increases, you will find many areas around the 93 tube stations in Zone 3 still have a relatively affordable housing market. 

01 July 2015

Renting in London has never been more popular; with around one million private rented households across London, renters now account for 30% of the city's homes. Since last year, this number has dramatically risen by 32% and is predicted to continue to increase by a staggering 20,000 over the next...

22 May 2015

Zone two is starting to spark interest as buyers realise the potential for growth, but which Zone 2 underground stations will give you the best bang for your buck?

15 May 2015

London has a history dating back over 2,000 years and with 8 million residents, it is one of the most diverse and vibrant cities in the world.

27 April 2015

The Regional Development Land report investigates how our key land markets have performed in Q1 2015.

31 March 2015

Our latest research, the rental revival report, reveals that the number of private renters in London has risen by 75% since 2005.

13 March 2015

This report investigates the implications of introducing a Mansion Tax, an annual tax on high-value residential properties.

09 February 2015

The Regional Development Land report gives an overview of the residential market and economy in Q4 2014

19 December 2014

CBRE's latest housing forecast has found that the UK residential market is entering a sustainable growth phase, with a lower level of transactions and price growth likely.

05 December 2014

Our latest research reveals the winners of London's residential market and takes an in-depth look at the economic and housing market trends of the past year.

07 November 2014

In our latest Midtown report we take a look at the factors influencing the property market and why more people are choosing the village life that Midtown has to offer.

31 October 2014

In our latest regional land report, we examine how the key markets are performing nationally, and take an in depth look at the impact of commuters on house prices.

30 October 2014

Just released, CBRE's Global living report provides a snapshot of the London residential market and identifies how London competes with world class cities such as Hong Kong and New York.

29 July 2014

CBRE Residential research has found that a significant rebound in house prices over the last year indicates that the housing market is now fully in recovery mode. 

25 July 2014

CBRE Residential's Midtown team have released their 'Our patch, our view' report, covering activity in Q2 of 2014.

10 July 2014

As the planning landscape across London continues to evolve, you need to stay up to speed with the detailed planning regulations in each borough. 

23 June 2014

Over the last decade the City of London and its surrounding areas have dramatically transformed. Traditionally known for its finance, the City has begun drawing in new residents attracted by its impressive range of bars and restaurants.

19 May 2014

CBRE Residential’s latest research reveals the increase in residential tower development in London, and the positive impact it is having on housing supply. 

08 May 2014

CBRE’s Midtown residential team have published their ‘Our patch, our view’ report, covering activity in Q1 2014. 

06 May 2014

House price appreciation in London's prime residential areas has proved a defining feature of the post-credit crisis period. 

02 May 2014

Latest research from CBRE Residential reports a significant proportion of London-specific residential investors are now appraising built-to-rent opportunities in cities such as Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol and Leeds.

10 March 2014

CBRE’s latest residential research examines the rental prospects in 25 established rental markets across England and Wales, picking out some of the key hotspots.

12 February 2014

CBRE Residential's latest research is now available. The Residential Development Land Market report delves in to a number of key subjects including fears of a triple-dip recession, the housing market, the strength of key land markets and whether our current growth levels are sustainable.

29 January 2014

CBRE Residential's latest research looks at the winners of London's residential market.  

20 January 2014

Over the last ten years, London has experienced a constant inadequate level of new housing supply. Unfortunately this challenge is a growing issue as we now face a rapidly increasing population.  

02 December 2013

2013 is turning into a good year for the capital. On the back of a surge in confidence, construction levels and sales rates are at a five year high. 

25 November 2013

Crossrail is Europe’s largest infrastructure project and its impact on London will be far reaching. It will open up new parts of London, cut journey times by up to 40 minutes, trigger wider investment and increase capacity on the capital’s transport network by 10%.

31 October 2013

CBRE UK has released its most recent piece of research: The Central London Property Market Review. 

25 October 2013

CBRE has released their latest research on the Residential Development Land Market providing an in-depth look at the current economic climate, which shows signs that recovery is well underway. 

11 September 2013

CBRE has just launched their latest research on the transformation of the Southbank.