Saturday, June 21, 2008
Worth a read!
How did it go ro right? And, looking back, was it sheer madness? The rise and rise of the property market has affected everyone - for better or worse. Caroline McGhie traces its stratospheric progress while, Ross Clark relives the key events of a tumultuous era It seems now like another era: a golden age when money poured in through the rafters and entire lifestyles could be funded through the rise and apparently unstoppable rise of property values. It has ended, finally, with a sickening crunch alongside last week's report of the fewest sales since records began, and the prospect of negative equity raising its ugly head. Toprak Mansion; Hascombe Court; a street in Chelsea