The Shard: A Monument to Remember Irvine Sellar

 Irvine Sellar, via the-shard.com Irvine Sellar, one of London’s most notable developers, died on Sunday after a short illness at the age of 82. Raised by a glove shopkeeper in the East End of London before dropping out of school and going on to found fashion and real estate companies including Sellar Property Group. The group […]

Ukrainian born billionaire looks to control rental expenses by buying up W8 block

Ukrainian born billionaire looks to control rental expenses by buying up W8 block Len Blavatnik, the billionaire investor who pocketed $7 billion from the sale of Russian oil company TNK-BP, has entered advanced negotiations to buy Warner Music Group’s headquarters at 27 Wright’s Lane for around £60 million – just over twice the amount he […]

Lakshmi Mittal Selling Home on Billionaire’s Row

    Lakshmi Mittal, the steel tycoon and one of the UK’s wealthiest men, is rumoured to be selling one of his three homes on one of London’s most exclusive streets. The property at 6 Palace Green, also known as “Billionaire’s Row” due to its exclusively Ultra High Net Worth residents, was bought for £117 […]

Jude Law and Sienna Miller London Home

Jude Law and Sienna Miller have recently purchased this picturesque £8m ($12.5m) Georgian townhouse in Highgate,  London. The seven-bedroom property is a Grade II Listed house, circa 1820’s, and benefits from a drawing room, dining room, garden room, two fitted kitchens, family room,  art studio, gym, roof terrace, large patio and a 96-foot walled west-facing […]

Abramovich London Home

The latest addition to Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich’s ever-growing property portfolio is the luxurious £150 million home in Lowndes Square in London. The Russian billionaire, has bought all nine flats of a prime London block by Harvey Nichols and Harrods. His new eight-bedroom building is spread across two stucco-fronted properties and has three stories underground. […]

Bob Diamond will Undoubtedly Return to the London Property Market

The new Barclay’s chief, Bob Diamond, praised in finance circles for his ability to get things done despite his critics in Westminster, will be returning to London in the new year. One commentator once said about him, “Make no mistake, if Bob wants something done, he knows the people to do it. He has a […]

The New Royals Property Search

It has been announced that Prince William Wales and Kate Middleton will live in a cottage in Wales after they are married. The second-in-line to the British throne chose to live in the reported £750-a-month cottage nearby the Prince’s sea rescue RAF base, so he could spend more time with Ms Middleton. They will also […]

What Could Apple Buy With Its Profits In Property?

Today’s City AM posed the question of what Apple, shining from its phenomenal earnings report, may do with the $51 billion in profits. At current exchange rates this would come to £31.74 billion. Much can be made of what companies (or countries) that would buy, but what would it yield in property. The average price […]

Kylie Minogue Buys New House In London For £5 million

Kylie Minogue has been reported to have bought a new house in Chelsea just a few moments away from her old home. She reportedly had to drop the price of her old home by £500k to get an offer.  The flat, which has three bathrooms, was refurbished by renowned interior designers and developers Candy & […]

Blairs' Expand Property Portfolio

According to the Telegraph, the Tony and Cherie Blair have reportedly paid cash for a £975,000 West London property. Land Registry documents show that the three-bedroom property, which has two bathrooms, a garage and its own lift, was bought on July 23 in the names of Cherie Blair and Kathryn Blair. The family own properties […]