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Please find below our latest press releases and media exposure. If you have any queries about sponsoring a checklist please contact Kate at or call 07585 897128.

Kate Faulkner consumer property expert, author of Which? property books, Future Homes Commissioner and property media commentator (BBC, ITV, Radio 4, 5Live, Telegraph, Independent, Daily Mail) will always be available for commentary on residential property issues and is always happy to provide a checklist for any property project you are covering.



Financial Times

Quoted in the money section of the Financial Times in the article 'Why should I let my landlord spy on my finances'.



LBC Radio

Interviewed by Eddie Mair and took part in the programme's Q&A session on owning your own home, getting on the housing ladder and getting a mortgage. Listen again here (approx 2hrs 13mins 15 seconds in) 

Letting Agent Today

Kate Faulkner took part in the Smart Meters' Agents' webinar on the benefits of smart meters, the installation process and combat commonly held misconceptions.



The Telegraph

Kate Faulkner quoted in the Telegraph article regarding owners of properties with cladding trying to sell.


Quoted in article regarding the cost to landlords improving the EPC ratings of their properties.



Property Reporter

Kate Faulkner comments on Paul Shamplina's (Landlord Action) buy to let course for new landlords - 'To Self-Manage or Not to Self-Manage' featured in Property Reporter.


Kate Faulkner quoted in an article looking at investing in new build property, the price comparison between new builds and second hand homes and whether it is worth it.



LBC Radio

Interviewed by Clive Bull to discuss the new government property buying scheme (First Homes) aimed at first time buyers, social housing, rising house prices and affordability. Listen again here (approx 1hr 19 mins in)

BBC Radio Nottingham

Kate Faulkner discussed rising house prices and the facts about purchasing affordability with Sarah Julian. Listen again here (approx 1hr 8 mins in)



LBC Radio

Kate Faulkner interviewed by Andrew Castle on the property market and rising house prices.

Today's Conveyancer

Government announcement - launch of new industry Commonhold Council. The new council is made up of experts in the field of property who have deeper knowledge and understanding of leasehold and include Kate Faulkner of the Home Buying and Selling Group. 



Kate Faulkner quoted in article regarding tenants looking to make home improvements, including energy efficiency and the installation of smart meters.

Article providing top tips for tenants looking to furnish their rental homes.

Daily Mirror

Contributed to article regarding Smart Energy and renters wanting to make their properties more comfortable and save energy costs.

The Sun

Quoted in article regarding energy usage in rented properties and the installation of smart meters.




Interviewed by Chris Warburton on the late night show to discuss the property aspects of the Budget. Listen to Kate here (approx 1hr 20 mins in).

BBC Radio 4 - Money Box

Appeared on Money Box and interviewed by Paul Lewis regarding the Stamp Duty extension, 95% mortgages, first time buyers and property prices. Listen again to Kate and Paul Lewis here (approx 31 mins in)

BBC Radio Nottingham

Interviewed by Andy Whittaker to talk about the Budget announcements affecting property, including the Stamp Duty extension, first time buyers, mortgages and property prices. Listen to Kate and Andy again here (approx 3hrs 21 mins in).

BBC Radio London

Appeared on Radio London with Eddie Nestor, to discuss the recent Budget announcements affecting property, including Stamp Duty, first time buyers, mortgages and property prices. Listen to Kate here (approx 53 mins 50 in)

BBC Radio Nottingham

Interviewed by Andy Whittaker ahead of the March 2021 Budget to talk about the property market would like to see announced in the Budget - tapering of the Stamp Duty holiday when it ends and loans for tenants, similar to in Scotland and Wales. Listen to Kate here (approx 3hrs 27 mins in).


January 2021

    BBC Radio 4

    Interviewed by Evan Davis on the Radio 4 PM programme regarding 'cladding'. Listen to Kate here (approx 52.45 mins in).

    BBC News

    Kate Faulkner interviewed on BBC News to talk about the Government changes to high leasehold property costs.








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