Heath Hall

Top Ten Most Expensive Properties on the Market in London

1st: 2-8a Rutland Gate – £300,000,000 (≈£5000/ft2)   This Knightsbridge property is currently the most expensive property “on the market” in London and is believed to be on the market for £300 million. Although this property is not officially marketed as being for sale, a 2012 article in the Financial Times revealed that it is […]

Carlton House

One in Six of the UK’s Super Rich Make Wealth in Property

The Sunday Time’s Rich List, published in full yesterday revealed that One in Six of the UK’s top 1000 richest Britons have accumulated their wealth through property investment as a major source of wealth. Two names make the list of top ten richest Britons: David and Simon Reuben at number 7 with an estimated combined […]

Chester Sq

Where to Live in London: Belgravia

Belgravia is situated South-West of Buckingham Palace in West London in the City of Westminster, just a short distance from Knightsbridge, Chelsea and Sloane Street. Belgravia is an address rich in history that has been made famous by its elegant stucco façade properties, garden squares as well as some of the celebrated residents who have […]

2013 year in review

Prime Central London Residential Property Market Highlights: 2013 in Review

  2013 Highlights:   Total value of transactions in Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea (K&C) and City of Westminster in 2013: £7.45bn   Most transactions (by total value) in K&C and Westminster achieved prices between £2m and £5m despite introduction of Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings. 30% of all transactions by total transaction value […]

Westminster City Council Standing Up to Protect Office Space

Westminster has witnessed a flurry of office to residential development as strong demand for residences in the borough and high end user capital values have provided significant arbitrage opportunities to developers. The local authority, which governs the area from Knightsbridge to The Strand and from the River Thames upto Kilburn, encompassies super prime residential locations […]

Interior

KKindex – Prime Central London Property Index from Khalil and Kane

The KKindex was developed by Khalil and Kane to track the average highest achieved sales prices for high specification, new build and unique properties on prime streets within a selection of prime areas in prime central London.  The KKindex began as an internal project in 2009 to assist in overcoming the challenge of finding comparable […]