Press Centre

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January 2017

14 sites selected for first garden villages

The Government has selected 14 sites for England’s first garden villages to provide up to 48,000 homes.

November 2016

The slide in sterling since the Brexit vote has encouraged foreign buyers into the London property market.

The proportion of international buyers increased six per cent in the third quarter, as compared to the second, according to research from Fionnuala Earley, residential research director at Hamptons International. The proportion of international buyers now sits at 29 per cent.

November 2016

London’s property market will be the last to recover from Brexit, say estate agents

Reports on data by Haart Estate Agents that London’s property market is growing more slowly than in areas just outside the capital in the aftermath of Brexit.

October 2016

The foreign buyers snapping up prime London pad

British investors may be spooked by Brexit uncertainty and the weak pound, but overseas speculators are returning to prime central London.

October 2016

A Happy Place

We all carry within our minds the memory of a place that generates a positive emotional response. We seek out these spaces; and whether we realise it or not, these places shape our interactions. As designers we are tasked with the great responsibility of shaping space and designing places where we are compelled to live, work, and learn.

October 2016

A SENSE OF PLACE

The benefits of communal gardens in urban residential developments. We all appreciate that access to nature improves health and wellbeing. A well-designed outdoor space can bring together people and nature and therefore provide an opportunity to meet each other – fostering community cohesion whilst improving their surrounding environment.

October 2016

Place Making

Place making is vital if you hope to create a development or a new town which will add value to the community and the asset itself. Great place making is rewarding and adds far more value than its cost. It's not about what you spend it's about creativity, vision and above all common sense.

September 2016

Guardian news

Home: Goldhawk Road, London W12

September 2016

It’s official – London is the best city in the world

London has claimed the top spot on PWC’s bi-annual tally of the 30 best business led cities in the world for the second time in a row.

London house prices – Fears of a dip after Brexit defied after house prices continue to rise

The Evening Standard has reported this week that house prices continue to rise in London in the weeks after the Brexit vote.

June 2016

Developers should lobby planners to reduce minimum sizes

Much is written in the press regarding the ridiculously high prices property in London commands. With one bedroom flats selling in Central London between £700,000-£1.5m no wonder many 20 somethings have given up on their predecessors’ aspirations of home ownership.

7th July 2016

House prices in London affected by Stamp Duty as by the Referendum result

The Referendum result has undoubtedly caused massive turbulence in the property market. That said, it has been the huge Stamp Duty levels that have been having a negative effect and almost bringing the residential property market in London to a grinding halt.

May 2016

London’s most luxurious balconies

PPG interiors have collaborated with the furniture designer Minotti and Neill strain one of London's leading floral designers to create a design for balconies and terraces.

May 2016

PPG consults on one of Europe’s most expensive properties.

PPG has been asked to provide a report to the owners of one of London's largest and potentially most expensive homes.

April 2016

PPG strikes landmark deal with Bang and Olufsen

Private Property Group has retained Bang and Olufsen to design the world's first Bang and Olufsen media & home operation solution to be installed in a residential building.

March 2016

PPG Interiors collaborates with Linley

PPG Interiors and Linley both have strong reputations for meeting the client's brief and surpassing their expectations through the creation of elegant luxury interiors. Both brands have surpassed themselves at Chelsea Island in delivering the interior design concept for this exclusive development of 89 luxury apartments which will appeal to owner occupiers due to their scale.

September 2015

Famous London studio becomes a stunning contemporary home.

PPG has been instructed to sell Town house Mews - a stunning collection of 10 contemporary houses and one loft apartment.

January 2015

PPG retained by Hadley Property Group

PPG has been retained to project manage, market and sell one of Hadely property groups flagship developments. Tower View is a boutique development of stunning apartments with world class views of tower bridge and the London skyline.

June 2014

PPG deal in excess of 200 million

PPG announce today that it has been responsible for one of the largest residential property transactions to take place this year. The deal is rumoured to be valued well in excess of 200 million pounds. James Taylor PPG CEO commented “we are delighted with the outcome, we managed to transact this very complex deal in a smooth and timely fashion”