Buying


Life In Chelsea

Well-known for being one of the most popular areas to live in London, Chelsea is home to some of the world's best shopping, dining and high-end homes that attract buyers from across the world. What is life in Chelsea like? Here's everything you need to know.…

Leasehold: Change is Coming – But When and What?

The Housing Minister Robert Jenrick has recently announced some bold changes to leasehold law that are intended to make things cheaper and simpler for leaseholders. In our latest article, Adrian Hau, Head of Professional Valuations at Douglas&Gordon, discusses what these changes mean for you.…

16 Stamp Duty Steals

Time is running out! Deadline to meet the stamp duty tax holiday expires on the 31st March 2021. Homes are flying off the market at a rapid rate. For those looking to buy, we’ve rounded up 16 stamp duty steals priced at or under £500,000.…

Everything You Need To Know About EICR’s

It has always been a Landlord’s responsibility to ensure the electrics in their property are safe, but up until now they have not needed to certify that this is the case.…

Check Out Charli XCX’s Inspirational London Home

Charli XCX has put her uber cool London home on the market with Douglas & Gordon, and we’re so excited to give you a behind the scenes tour in our latest blog. The house is bursting with character and colour, and we are not surprised by the large amount of media interest it has produced. Which room is your favourite in this celeb pad? We’d love to know!…

Is Home Management for You?

If you are a homeowner wanting a helping hand around the house, our home management service might be just what you need. We know how demanding life can be, so we developed a bespoke home management service specifically with busy homeowners in mind.…

Your Mortgage Questions Answered

We have heard on many occasions throughout the Covid‐19 crisis that these are unprecedented times. As with other professions, the mortgage industry has had to adapt and overcome new challenges. D&G have partnered up with David Jackson, Director of Prestige Private Finances, to answer your mortgage questions.…

Why New Homes are Proving More Popular Than Ever

With the ever increasing, competitive rental market, low interest rates and a number of schemes now available on new build property purchases, many buyers are looking to secure buy to let investments while others are seeing a great opportunity to get onto the London property ladder for the first time.…