2017 June


30 Jun: We’re Hiring! Public relations account assistant

This is an opportunity to join a great team and work for exciting clients in the property sector. If you’re a good communicator with an interest in developing a career in communications, we want to hear from you. You will receive on-the-job training in a friendly and supportive environment. As this role involves copywriting, you should have excellent English. The team is small…

property week

30 Jun: Geeta Nanda for Property Week – Home Truths

Geeta Nanda of Thames Valley Housing Association discusses the UK’s Urgent Need for Social Housing In the opinion piece, Geeta looks at divisions in regard to the issue post-Brexit, and how this need has been further highlighted by the Grenfell Tower fire, as well as the agendas of major political parties in regard to housing. The full article highlights the need for purpose-built…


29 Jun: TV review: The week the landlords moved in

The BBC’s latest fly-on-the-wall documentary made for some compelling TV last night, but does the series have anything new to say about renting in modern Britain?   Trading Places, the classic 80s comedy with Dan Aykroyd and Eddie Murphy, tells the story of a Wall Street broker and a homeless street hustler who find their positions reversed as part of an elaborate bet….


19 Jun: Victoria goes upmarket — but remains a bargain for central London—Financial Times

New high-end developments in and around Victoria increase the area’s desirability whilst remaining cheaper than Mayfair and Belgravia The Financial Times looks at how Victoria’s high-end developments have changed the profile of its residents and narrowed the desirability gap between it and its competing neighbours. The article features Sons & Cos development, VI Castle Lane. More homes at propertylistings.ft.com Read the full article on…

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14 Jun: 90 North sets up new Australia office – Property Week

London based 90 North has opened a new office in Sydney, Australia The office is 90 North’s fourth globally and its first in Australia. It sits in the heart of Sydney’s commercial business district. The office will be headed up by Michael Dowling, a real estate professional with over 30 years’ experience in funds management, finance, investment and development. The firm has closed…

What House

14 Jun: Show Home, room by room – Merchant Square, Bedford

What House? Looks at the show home in Delph’s new Merchant Square development in central Bedford The development is comprised of 46 high specification, one, two and three bedroom apartments and penthouses. The apartments are popular with first-time buyers, downsizers and London commuters alike, as Bedford boasts transport links to London in a mere 40 minutes. What House? visits the show home of Delph’s Merchant…


12 Jun: We're Hiring! Digital Content Assistant Wanted

Wanted! Digital Content Assistant If you’re interested in developing a career in digital content and social media, we want to hear from you. This is an exciting opportunity for a graduate to join a great PR agency who are rapidly growing their digital team and working with a diverse range of clients in the property sector. This role will involve regularly creating and…

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01 Jun: Property Week – Housing associations up the ante on back of M&A activity

AmicusHorizon and Viridian merged to form a new organisation called Optivo, the latest in a long line of deals that show increased ambition in housing associations. In its full coverage, Property Week looks at this and other major mergers & acquisitions as well as key factors that contributed to this shift in the industry. The article also features commentary from Geeta Nanda of…