Savill's bucks the housing market
Published 19/08/2011 | 08:00
Half year profits have surged at upmarket estate agent Savills as the top end of the London property market stayed buoyant.
Savills said prime London properties were a safer haven for investors, though UK transactions were down by 16% outside the capital. The average deal value in London was up by nearly a third to £2.8m.