Caroline Takla

The Collection LLP

‘Brexit was the catalyst that the London property market needed — it invited a reason for people to look at London again,’ Caroline Takla, The Collection’s founder says. The effect of the pound drop ‘circumvented the higher rate of SDLT’,… Read More

Peter Mackie

Property Vision

‘It was a good year for our London business, and now there is a renewed focus on buying more traditional country houses given the arbitrage between London and the country,’ says Peter Mackie, co-founder of the independent partnership Property Vision…. Read More

Giuliana La Pera Davies

GLP Fine Properties

Most private client advisers who say they land into their respective industries by accident don’t mean it in a literal sense, but Giuliana La Pera Davies is different. The Sicilian first arrived in London in 1996 as an aspiring contemporary… Read More

Tracy Kellett


Tracy Kellett’s sharp wit (and good humour) helps her see right through the players in the marketplace. She feels vendors, developers and builders have become cannier with properties to capture buyers. ‘I think most of the things you see are… Read More

Chris Jones

Warnerheath Limited

Chris Jones is a lover of challenges. The founder of the Richmondbased property buying firm, who has over 20 years’ experience in the industry, sees new opportunities emerge from the uncertainty in the London market. ‘It’s helped to strengthen the… Read More

Caspar Harvard-Walls

Black Brick

‘We have been extremely busy across all sectors of the residential market,’ Caspar Harvard-Walls says of 2017. The adviser has seen an uptick in transactions, having bought properties in more than 20 different postcodes, with a £37 million Kensington home… Read More

James Davies

GLP Fine Properties

James Davies of GLP Fine Properties brings vast expertise and a unique set of skills to his work, having spent over a decade as a Development Director at Hamptons International and then moving on to become a Director at Sellar… Read More

Hugh Best

London Central Portfolio

A market leader for more than two decades, LCP concentrates exclusively in the Private Rented Sector (or ‘PRS’), approaching residential property as what it calls a ‘commercial asset class’ — ‘the only’ company to provide a wholly integrated property service… Read More

Youssef Daoud

One Point Six

Youssef Daoud, the development manager at The Collection’s partner venture, One Point Six, started his career in architecture before moving over to the more ‘dynamic and exciting’ speciality of luxury residential interiors and development, which he felt was a better… Read More