Kingston Chamber of Commerce

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Blakes Chartered Surveyors shortlisted for top award! Monday, November 24th, 2014 RICS Matrics Young Surveyor of the Year Awards recognises and celebrates the most inspirational young surveying professionals in the UK.  We are delighted to hear that a local business and Kingston Chamber member Blakes Chartered Surveyors were shortlisted for…

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Runnning out of Time? – Record Level of Leasehold Enfranchisement Instructions in Q3 2014

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We received a record number of enquiries and instructions in Q3 2014 from leaseholders seeking to exercise their legal rights for extending leases or purchasing the freehold of their property (in partnership with other leaseholders within the respective building – “collective enfranchisement”) under the provisions of the Leasehold Reform Act…

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RICS 2014 Matrics Young Surveyor of the Year Awards

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Roshan Sivapalan, Director of Blakes Chartered Surveyors Shortlisted for Prestigious 2014 Rics Young Surveyor of the Year Award Residential & Valuation Category RICS Matrics Young Surveyor of the Year Awards recognises and celebrates the most inspirational young surveying professionals in the UK. The Awards Ceremony will be presented at the…

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RICS sets out bold new vision for UK property market

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The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has proposed a new solution to solve the UK’s chronic housing shortage including the introduction of a new land classification. There are a raft of recommendations in the Property in Politics report with the new classification called Amberfield which would create a pipeline of…

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Momentum slows in housing market, says Rics

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Momentum in the UK housing market has faded with house price growth slowing to the same level as 16 months ago, surveyors say. Demand from new buyers fell for the third month in a row in September, a survey from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Rics) suggested. In London,…

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