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Press

We are frequently quoted in the national press commenting on all aspects of the property market.

Our Managing Director, Jo Eccles, is the weekly property columnist for London’s most read newspaper, The Metro, and is one of the Ask The Experts for The Sunday Times. Jo is regularly quoted in the national press and has appeared as the property expert on numerous TV programmes, including ITV’s Homes and Property series, BBC1’s 6 O’Clock News, ITV’s London Tonight, and BBC2’s Daily Politics.


For press and media enquiries please contact Emma Ward Hunt on + 44 (0) 20 7580 2492 or press@foundation-pr.co.uk

Bloomberg

London property market faces more uncertainty after election

June 2017

Metro

How can I present myself as a good buyer?

May 2017

City A.M.

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

May 2017

Metro

I need to leave my rental property early, what are my options?

May 2017

Metro

Buying a property to renovate

May 2017

Metro

Buying a flat with a friend

April 2017

The Times

What does the general election mean for the housing market?

April 2017

Metro

Should I increase my tenant’s rent or renovate?

April 2017

Homes & Property

Where to buy in London in 2017

April 2017

Metro

Price per Sq Ft

April 2017

Metro

Noisy neighbours

March 2017

EVENING STANDARD

Sealed bids and gazumping return to central London in boost for property market

March 2017

Metro

A two-year tenancy: should I commit?

March 2017

Metro

Buying a house on a new development

March 2017

City A.M.

Focus on Queen’s Park: Good schools, shops and value lure families to north west London

March 2017

Metro

My property won’t sell, what can you suggest?

February 2017

Metro

Tenancy break clauses

February 2017

Metro

Building more homes won’t solve the housing crisis

February 2017

City A.M.

£4bn Investment in Victoria

February 2017

Metro

Should I offer my rental property furnished or unfurnished?

February 2017

Metro

Will the ban on letting fees push up rental prices?

January 2017

The Times

Ten places where house prices are set to rise

January 2017

City A.M.

Buying up Bayswater

January 2017

City A.M.

Why Little Venice attracts big starts & financiers

December 2016

Metro

Should I make myself scarce for property viewings?

November 2016

The Telegraph

Would you pay more to own a celebrity’s home?

November 2016

Metro

Should I buy a new build or a period property?

November 2016

LonRes Property Data Network

Jo Eccles television interview with property data provider LonRes – The London property market post-Brexit

October 2016

Metro

I have two offers on my property, which should I choose?

October 2016

The Telegraph

Can Justin Bieber save The Bishops Avenue?

October 2016

Share Radio

How a good school impacts the local property market

October 2016

Metro

Can I rent a property with pets?

October 2016

Metro

My seller has pulled out of the sale. Is there anything I can do?

October 2016

Metro

What is happening in the London market post Brexit?

October 2016

Metro

How should I prepare my property to sell it this Autumn?

September 2016

Talk Radio

Preparing your home for sale

September 2016

The Times

How to step on to the property ladder

September 2016

Talk Radio

Preparing your home for sale

September 2016

Metro

My landlord wants to increase my rent, what are my options?

September 2016

Metro

I can’t find my perfect home, what should I compromise on?

September 2016

Metro

How to make the most of selling via an open house

September 2016

Metro

I’m in a chain, how can I speed up my purchase?

August 2016

Metro

I own a buy to let property. Do I need to pay the extra stamp duty?

August 2016

The Sunday Times

The UK’s rental elite

August 2016

Financial Times

London’s Notting Hill in carnival mode, unlike it’s property market

August 2016

Metro

I’m having last minute doubts about my purchase

August 2016

Metro

How to make a good rental offer

August 2016

Metro

Negotiating a price reduction

August 2016

The Times

How to add style and value to a kitchen

July 2016

Metro

Should I be buying a new build property in the current market?

July 2016

Metro

I want to buy the flat above the one I own

July 2016

Metro

My property isn’t renting out, what can I do?

July 2016

Metro

Sourcing Property’s thoughts on Brexit

June 2016

Metro

What to do if your seller hasn’t moved out on completion day

June 2016

Metro

Why virtual viewings will never replace face to face

June 2016

Metro

My landlord won’t do works, what can I do?

June 2016

Metro

How do I choose a surveyor?

May 2016

Metro

Should I be paying attention to service charges?

May 2016

Metro

What’s really happening with house prices

May 2016

The Times

London’s falling house prices rocks the prime market

May 2016

Metro

What impact have the stamp duty changes had?

May 2016

Metro

I’m dealing with a bad solicitor, what can I do?

May 2016

Metro

Whose responsibility is the garden?

April 2016

Metro

Agents who keep their options open

April 2016

Metro

How to choose a mortgage broker

April 2016

Metro

How to spot a good tenant

March 2016

PrimeResi

Interview with Jo Eccles, one of London’s highest profile buying agents

March 2016

Metro

How will I ever get on the ladder?

March 2016

Metro

How do I go about buying a flat off plan?

March 2016

Metro

I’ve had an offer accepted – what’s next?

March 2016

Metro

Is leasehold or share of freehold better?

February 2016

The Financial Times

The impact of ‘buy to leave’ on prime London’s housing market

February 2016

The Telegraph

How London’s bridges became property’s must-have

February 2016

Metro

I don’t know whether to renew my tenancy

February 2016

Metro

How can I get my child on to the ladder?

February 2016

City A.M.

Top interior tips for turning your dreary rental property into a cosy home sweet home

February 2016

The Telegraph

Apartments fit for a king

January 2016

The Wall Street Journal

Red-hot property markets cool as rich investors retrench

January 2016

Metro

Should I enlist the help of a buying agent?

January 2016

The Times

Buying a wreck

January 2016

Metro

Do I need planning permission before I buy?

January 2016

Metro

Get a move on if you want a second home

January 2016

Metro

Is a penthouse always the priciest unit?

December 2015

Metro

Will Osborne’s housing pledges have the desired effect?

December 2015

Metro

Renting out your own property

November 2015

Metro

What is a property really worth?

November 2015

Metro

Buying at auction

November 2015

Metro

Renting through a private landlord

November 2015

Estate Agent Today

New recruits for two high profile London buying agencies

November 2015

The Dailymail

Fancy a castle for just £300,000

October 2015

The Times

Not that switched on – the growing tech backlash

October 2015

Evening Standard

Crowd funding driving demand for small new developments

October 2015

The Sunday Times

Wise council – buying former local-authority housing

October 2015

Evening Standard

London is in the grip of a buy-to-let frenzy as sales soar by 72 per cent

October 2015

Metro

Chains – patience is a virtue

October 2015

Evening Standard

Homebuyers are paying record £300k premiums to live in new-build flats in 10 key London areas

September 2015

The Times

No kerb appeal? So much better

September 2015

The Telegraph

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

September 2015

Metro

Tenancy deposits – fair deductions

September 2015

The Sunday Times

London property – The long view

September 2015

Metro

What makes a good tenancy agreement

September 2015

Metro

Negotiating a rent increase

September 2015

The Sunday Times

Do the locomotion – Living by the railway line isn’t as bad as you’d think

August 2015

The Times

How to give your street selling power

August 2015

Metro

How to beat the overseas buyers

August 2015

Metro

Buy-to-let tax relief implications

July 2015

Metro

Buying together – how to ensure it’s a good investment

July 2015

Metro

Buying with someone else

July 2015

Metro

What if I have to rent rather than buy?

July 2015

Metro

Paying a fair asking price

July 2015

The City A.M.

Mansion blocks are real British antiques that can command impressive prices

July 2015

Metro

Paying a fair asking price

June 2015

The Sunday Times

Sloane v hipster

June 2015

The Wall Street Journal

Dwindling Supply of Homes For Sale Drive Prices Higher in the UK

June 2015

The Times

What you should know about house prices

June 2015

Metro

Non-refundable deposit

June 2015

Metro

Selling etiquette

May 2015

Metro

Speeding up the buying process

May 2015

Metro

Viewing etiquette

May 2015

City A.M.

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

May 2015

Metro

Off-market properties demystified

May 2015

Metro

Refurbish before selling?

May 2015

Metro

Property Management

April 2015

Metro

Top tenant tips

April 2015

Metro

Buy to let

April 2015

The Sunday Times

Demand for rentals

March 2015

Metro

Slow conveyancing

March 2015

Metro

Short leases

March 2015

Metro

Mortgage survey revaluation

March 2015

Metro

Choosing a solicitor

March 2015

The Times

Buying agents can help get the best price

March 2015

The Times

Want to get on the Property Ladder? Ten tips for first time-buyers

March 2015

Metro

Offering on a property that needs work

February 2015

Metro

Buying off-plan

February 2015

Metro

Buying off-plan

February 2015

Property Investor Today

Buying agency reports strong demand from British buyers in 2014

February 2015

Metro

Is it normal for a letting agent to charge a renewal fee?

February 2015

The Telegraph

Some like it hot

February 2015

Metro

Period property vs new build

January 2015

Metro

A new portal – Onthemarket.com

January 2015

The Telegraph

Send out a search party: the rise of buying agents

January 2015

Metro

Stamp duty changes

December 2014

Metro

How to choose a solicitor when buying a property

December 2014

Metro

London on the rise

December 2014

Metro

Going beyond the call of duty

November 2014

Metro

Why planning permission is never a given

November 2014

Metro

Making the most out of estate agency relationships

November 2014

Metro

First Impressions

November 2014

Metro

Online vs High Street

October 2014

Metro

The London luxury property market

October 2014

Metro

Property developers not giving UK buyers a chance

October 2014

City A.M.

Why British homeowners are mad about mews

October 2014

Metro

Holding firm in the rental market

October 2014

Metro

Understanding why a seller is selling

September 2014

Metro

Negotiating discounts

September 2014

Metro

Furnished vs unfurnished

September 2014

The Financial Times

London’s Clerkenwell expects real estate boost ahead of Crossrail

September 2014

Metro

The Wierd and Wonderful World of Property

August 2014

Metro

Property Viewing Tips

August 2014

Metro

Making the most of outside space

August 2014

The Sunday Times

Countdown conundrum: how to sell your home by Christmas

August 2014

Metro

Purchases taking longer

August 2014

Metro

Mortgages for the next generation

July 2014

Metro

Down Valuations

July 2014

Metro

Sale Delays

July 2014

Property Guru

It’s taking longer in London

July 2014

Move to London

Living above commercial space

July 2014

Metro

Labour’s mansion tax proposals

July 2014

Metro

Can you print a house?

June 2014

Metro

Home Technology

June 2014

Metro

Open Garden Squares

June 2014

Metro

Inflated prices

June 2014

Metro

Hidden problems with your property

May 2014

Metro

Billionaires – are they good or bad for the London property market?

May 2014

Metro

Buying an investment property

May 2014

Metro

Labour’s rental policy

May 2014

Metro

What is an asking price?

May 2014

Metro

Choosing a property management company

April 2014

Metro

Making a decision

April 2014

The Sunday Times

Trapped in the country: the point of no return

April 2014

Evening Standard

Open season: why mass house viewings are the only way to buy and sell in London

April 2014

Metro

House in mulitiple occupation (HMO) rules

April 2014

Metro

Dealing with bad odours

March 2014

Metro

Selling yourself to estate agents

March 2014

Metro

Renting with a pet

March 2014

Spear's

Property Advisor Index 2014

March 2014

Metro

Renting – know your rights

March 2014

Metro

Neighbourly disputes

February 2014

The Times

Why is no one moving house these days?

February 2014

The Times

Buying property for your children can be anything but child’s play

February 2014

Metro

Relocating to London

February 2014

Metro

Interest Rates

January 2014

Metro

How to vet a managing agent

January 2014

Metro

Amateur Developers

January 2014

Metro

London’s new build market

January 2014

The Telegraph

Home, smart home

January 2014

City A.M.

Focus on Islington: Arts and Arsenal in idyllic Islington

January 2014

Metro

Why now is a good time to find a rental property

January 2014

Metro

What does 2014 hold for the property market?

December 2013

Metro

Buying in chain

December 2013

The Telegraph

At your service: London’s five-star concierge culture

December 2013

Metro

What to consider when hiring a buying agent

November 2013

Metro

Gazumping

November 2013

Metro

NHBC

November 2013

The Telegraph

Luxury defined: 10 essentials for top property buyers

November 2013

The Telegraph

Let to let: tenants who rent properties to make money

November 2013

Metro

Contractors

November 2013

Metro

Asking prices

November 2013

Metro

Past owners

October 2013

Metro

How to win sealed bids

October 2013

Metro

Competition in the market

October 2013

Metro

Negotiating with developers

October 2013

Metro

Letting fees

September 2013

Metro

Auctions

September 2013

Metro

Open House London

September 2013

The Financial Times

Ombudsman plans new buying agent code

September 2013

The Guardian

Foxtons stock market flotation expected to raise up to £650m

September 2013

Metro

The Foxtons IPO

September 2013

Metro

Starting a career in property

August 2013

Metro

Should I avoid leasehold properties?

August 2013

Metro

Is Help to Buy really that helpful?

August 2013

The Sunday Times

Agents’ tricks return to property market

August 2013

ITV News

The Foxtons IPO

August 2013

Metro

A new way of selling houses

August 2013

Metro

The rental market needs to change

July 2013

Metro

Buying at Auction

July 2013

Metro

Making price per square foot meaningful

July 2013

Metro

Forgotten spaces in London

July 2013

Metro

Buying for the next generation

June 2013

Metro

Buyers, be on your best behaviour

June 2013

Metro

Make the most of your outdoor space

June 2013

The Times

Ten tips for securing your dream home with a sealed bid

June 2013

Metro

A new online portal on the way

June 2013

Metro

Buying Off-Plan

May 2013

Metro

Assembling your buying team

May 2013

Metro

The importance of being organised

May 2013

The Times

Ten marketing essentials

May 2013

Metro

Why garden extras aren’t always a good thing

May 2013

Metro

Price per Square Foot

April 2013

Metro

Sealed bids – what not to do

April 2013

Metro

Check-in reports

April 2013

The Financial Times

Estate agents measure and found wanting

April 2013

Metro

Easter Property Market

April 2013

Metro

Help to Buy

March 2013

Metro

Investing in a buy-to-let property

March 2013

Metro

Bankers’ Bonus Cuts

March 2013

The Times

Warning over ‘discounted’ home sales

March 2013

Metro

Lettings Regulation

March 2013

Metro

Mansion tax

February 2013

Metro

What to buy – a new build or a period property?

February 2013

Metro

The importance of setting timescales

February 2013

The Financial Times

New-builds ‘offer inferior returns’

February 2013

Metro

Ensuring access between exchange and completion

February 2013

Metro

How to appoint a letting agent when you are renting out your property

January 2013

Metro

Battersea Power Station

January 2013

Metro

Expensive Streets

January 2013

Metro

What property you should be buying in 2013

January 2013

The Telegraph

The art of working from home

January 2013

Metro

The London Orbital Rail Route

December 2012

Metro

House Price Indices – what do they tell us?

December 2012

Metro

Avoiding mistakes when renting a property

November 2012

Metro

Landlords take note

November 2012

Metro

Small spaces

November 2012

Metro

House Price Increases

November 2012

Metro

Buying Before Christmas

November 2012

Metro

Communal Areas

October 2012

Metro

Mortgage Lending

October 2012

Metro

House hunting and making an offer

October 2012

Metro

House Hunting – Round 2

October 2012

Metro

House Hunting

September 2012

Metro

Tenancy deposits – fair deductions

July 2012

Metro

Buying property for those with disabilities and special requirements

July 2012

DAILY MAIL

Posh postcodes have kudos, but at a hefty price

May 2010

City A.M.

Going underground to extend your home

March 2010

City A.M.

Living in central London to reduce your commute

March 2010