Prime London Development Opportunity for sale in Mayfair Asking £50m

Mayfair Development Opportunity To Make One Of The Districts Largest Single Residences   39 Charles Street is on the market and is one of the largest single dwelling freehold development opportunities to be offered on the open market. The property includes 39 Clarges Mews at the rear and in total the property extends to just […]

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 […]

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 […]

Prime Central London Property of the Week: The Penthouse, Connaught Apartments, Mount Street, Mayfair

  About: Located in a super prime location near the corner of Mount Street and Carlos Place in Mayfair, the 3,765 square foot South-East facing 4-bedroom dd  penthouse has access to the superb amenities and services of the five-star hotel, The Connaught ,part of the Maybourne Group which also operates other London luxury hotels including Claridges […]

Top 10 Prime Central London Residential Architects

  As the majority of prime central London’s  low rise landscape lies within conservation areas, London architects operating in prestigious neighbourhoods face the challenge of navigating the planning maze whilst delivering cutting edge designs and living spaces.  This globally competitive city has produced some of the world’s fines practices. We list our top ten favourite prime […]

Bidding War over Brompton Road Disused Tube Station

A multimillion pound bidding war has erupted over the Brompton Road Tube Station, located between the Knightsbridge and South Kensington Tube Stations, opposite the Brompton Oratory on Cottage Place.  The Qatari Royal Family and a ‘mysterious’ Ukrainian billionaire are at odds trying to buy the disused station as a development opportunity.  Ajit Chambers of the […]

Chelsea Barracks Construction Works to Commence as Early as November

    Westminster Residents close by to the planned Chelsea Barracks scheme have been advised that construction works could start as soon as November this year on the site. There is no estimated completion date however and various planning permissions are still required with further consultation.   The scheme which is backed by a subsidiary […]

London’s Largest Home

There have been numerous recent developments creating ultra luxurious super sized homes for the international elite. Whilst in the commercial sector ambition is measured by erecting the loftiest skyscrapers such as the Shard, in the residential world it is palatial sized lateral space that commands the attention of the global elite.   Developer Marcus Cooper […]

Top Ten Best Luxury Property Developments in London

  1. One Hyde Park     Developer :                Candy and Candy Location:                     Knightsbridge Prices (£/sqft):          £5500/sqft to £7000/sqft  About the Development: Reknown as the World’s Most Expensive Address, the development offers 82 apartments with all the trimmings for the global elite from bullet proof glass to panic rooms and services from […]

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 […]