One of the best known names in the property world, locally, nationally and internationally, joined us for the latest Battle & Bunce podcast.

Alistair Elliott, former senior partner & group chairman of Knight Frank, has many roles in retirement, including with the Prince’s Council.

He also chairs both the commercial property and development committee for the Duchy of Cornwall and the London Metric Property plc, and is non-executive director of the board of Grosvenor Great Britain & Ireland. He is also chair of Learn2Live youth clinic.

Alistair talks through his involvement in the early development and letting of Green Park, originally an office park but now considered a suburb of Reading. He talks through the dotcom era and how that has influenced the direction of the current property environment.

And he reflects on the changing market conditions across the Golden Triangle and addresses the current housing crisis head on.

Click here to listen to a fascinating discussion from one of the industry’s leading figures.

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