Finlay Brewer

So the election is over and to general surprise the Conservatives will be running the country with a clear majority, meanwhile Labour retain their seats in our two local constituencies of Hammersmith and Central Ealing & Acton (by just 274 votes), we have to sit back and see how the dust settles before deciding what the result's impact will be on the local property market.

Meanwhile one of the world's real tragedies is playing out in Nepal where over 15,000 people were injured in the 7.8-magnitude quake on the 25th April and more deaths are being confirmed everyday. Homes have been destroyed and historic monuments have turned to rubble. Nearly a million children in Nepal will not be able to return to school in the.