Average rental rates have already jumped 0.9 per cent in 2020, says Knight Frank. Photo: SHUTTERSTOCK Average rental rates have already jumped 0.9 per cent in 2020, says Knight Frank. Photo: SHUTTERSTOCK
Average rental rates have already jumped 0.9 per cent in 2020, says Knight Frank. Photo: SHUTTERSTOCK

London’s prime residential rents rise as landlords withhold supply to avoid taxes designed to bring down prices: Knight Frank

  • Knight Frank said there was an average of 8.4 viewings per new listing in 2019, the highest ratio in the past 10 years
  • Government levies aimed at making housing more affordable have made it less attractive for landlords, and the resulting drop in supply is pushing rents up

Topic |   International Property
Average rental rates have already jumped 0.9 per cent in 2020, says Knight Frank. Photo: SHUTTERSTOCK Average rental rates have already jumped 0.9 per cent in 2020, says Knight Frank. Photo: SHUTTERSTOCK
Average rental rates have already jumped 0.9 per cent in 2020, says Knight Frank. Photo: SHUTTERSTOCK
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