Press & Commentary

We have a wealth of experience in the London property sector, and over the years have acquired an in-depth market knowledge and understanding. As a result our expert views, insights and market forecasts are often sought by the press and television programmes looking for informed and insightful opinion.

Recent Press

Do you know the square footage of your home? Most of us don't - but it could be vital as buyers hunt for space

March 2021 – The Daily Mail

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Properties left empty for years could house everyone in Oxford

February 2021 – The Sunday Times

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London house prices: are there property bargains to be had in the big city?

February 2021 – The Times

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Want to beat the stamp duty deadline? Five ways the super-rich are speeding up their sales

February 2021 – The Telegraph

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‘I explore a new beach every day’: How the one per cent are doing Lockdown 3

January 2021 – The Telegraph

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Grace & Favoured: On the etiquette of property buying

December 2020 – PrimeResi

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Should you put a coronavirus clause in your contract when moving house?

August 2020 – The Sunday Times

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Should you put a coronavirus clause in your contract when moving house?

August 2020 – The Times

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How to speed up your house sale before the stamp duty holiday is over.

July 2020 – The Times

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The insider guide to buying your own private Soho Farmhouse

July 2020 – The Telegraph

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How to unpack your house

June 2020 – The Sunday Times

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Get the best deal – or even a discount – on city centre rentals.

May 2020 – The Times

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What is happening with London’s house prices?

May 2020 – The Times

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‘Large private gardens have become non-negotiable’: how the luxury property market is back in action.

May 2020 – The Telegraph

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How to sell your home quickly at the highest price possible during lockdown.

May 2020 – The Telegraph

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How markets are beginning to stir from their coronavirus-induced slumber

May 2020 – Financial Times

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Talking Heads: Prime resi insiders on post-lockdown prospects

May 2020 – PrimeResi

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100 ways to add value to your home in lockdown

May 2020 – The Sunday Times

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The reality of remote buying.

April 2020 – PrimeResi

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How to buy / sell in the lockdown.

March 2020 – CITY A.M.

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How to buy property in lockdown.

March 2020 – Financial Times

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Superstar Women in property.

March 2020 – PrimeResi

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The appeal of Bayswater.

March 2020 – Mansion Global

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Brexit Sparks Housing Boom in Capital.

February 2020 – The Telegraph

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Selling your home during the ‘Boris Bounce’? Do these three things first.

January 2020 – CITY A.M.

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SP Property Founder and Managing Director, Jo Eccles on the luxury London property market’s finer nuances.

January 2020 – Robb Report

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The rental revolution.

December 2019 – Tempus Magazine

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The US Expat’s Must Know Guide on Buying a House in the UK

November 2019 – Schroders

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What are reservation agreements, and could they really stop gazumping?

October 2019 – CITY A.M.

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Focus on Primrose Hill: This prime enclave offers Victoria homes and a village vibe

October 2019 – CITY A.M.

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Take a walk through Chelsea Barracks

October 2019 – The Times

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Brexit’s Impact on Luxury London Property

September 2019 – Billionaire Magazine

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What next for buy-to-let landlords

July 2019 – The Times

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Focus on St John’s Wood: Super-prime rentals are hot property in this US enclave

July 2019 – CITY A.M.

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How to invest in the best new-build property that will hold its value

June 2019 – The Telegraph

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Where Britain’s youngest millionaires live

June 2019 – The Sunday Times

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London’s property ‘flippers’ forces to sell at a loss

February 2019 – Financial Times

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Should I sell my buy-to-let or hang on in there?

February 2019 – The Sunday Times

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How to negotiate discounts on new-builds

January 2019 – The Times

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Beat the market, join the chain‑free buying army

January 2019 – The Times

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Property buyers take advantage of ‘Brexit discount’

January 2019 – The Times

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Why South Kilburn is the central London area buyers should get to know

September 2018 – Evening Standard

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My chain has fallen through, what are my options?

July 2018 – Metro

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Cashing in on the housing market chaos

July 2018 – The Sunday Times

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Cashing in on the housing market chaos.

July 2018 – The Times

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How good architecture can increase the value of your home

June 2018 – The Telegraph

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Buildings capture the sweet smell of success

June 2018 – Financial Times

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How to reduce the risk of your home falling through

June 2018 – The Sunday Times

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London’s best secret gardens

June 2018 – The Telegraph

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Is now the right time to upsize my home?

May 2018 – Metro

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The threats to the traditional high street estate agent

May 2018 – Metro

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How do I attract the best type of tenant?

May 2018 – Metro

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The A-Z of buying a London property in 2018

March 2018 – Evening Standard

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South Kensington property hit by fall in foreign interest

March 2018 – Financial Times

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How do we change our Block Manager?

March 2018 – Metro

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Please can I have your house? Begging letters…

March 2018 – Metro

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We are considering having a professional block manager. Is this something you’d suggest?

March 2018 – Metro

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SP Property named as one of London’s top property advisors

March 2018 – Spear’s

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The A-Z of buying a London property in 2018

March 2018 – Evening Standard

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We are considering having a professional block manager. Is this something you’d suggest?

March 2018 – Metro

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11 of the most unusual search requests from house hunters

February 2018 – House Beautiful

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How to bargain hunt in Kensington and Chelsea

February 2018 – The Times

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Buying in London for less than five years ‘doesn’t warrant the transaction costs’

February 2018 – PrimeResi

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Would-be-buyers turning to the high end rental market

February 2018 – Property Industry Eye

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How can I get the most out of estate agents?

February 2018 – Metro

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London vs The Shires

January 2018 – The Sunday Times

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Focus on Clerkenwell: The City’s cooler cousin is celebrating its Design Week and anticipating price rises after Crossrail

May 2017 – CITY A.M.

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Homes & Property

Where to buy in London in 2017

April 2017 – Homes & Property

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Buying up Bayswater

October 2016 – CITY A.M.

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How to add style and value to a kitchen

July 2016 – The Times

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Buying a wreck

January 2016 – The Times

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Fancy a castle for just £300,000

October 2015 – The Daily Mail

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Britain’s luxury homes from £1m to £100m

September 2015 – The Telegraph

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Focus on Clerkenwell: Prices soar on the City’s edge

May 2015 – CITY A.M.

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Market Insight

We regularly publish our thoughts and observations on the property market, to give our clients and followers an insight into what trends we’re seeing on the ground.

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TV & Interviews

Barclays Podcast – August 2020

In this 30 minute podcast, Jo Eccles discusses all things property related, including the key property trends which properties are most in demand and from who, London’s resilience, discount opportunities, super prime lettings and more.

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LonRes & Co – 2019

This month’s LonRes & Co interviews Jo Eccles, Managing Director at Sourcing Property who talks to us about the shift in buyers’ and tenants’ behaviour.