Looking For Flats To Rent In London: A Lack Of Stock

I’ve spent the last few days looking for one-bed flats in West London. I say West London to the confusion and bane of many estate agents, as this is a rather wide area to encompass. I chose this over saying, Parsons Green, Fulham, Hammersmith, Earl’s Court, Brook Green, Pimlico, Kensington, Queensway, Notting Hill, Chelsea and […]

Where To Live In London: Knightsbridge

Knightsbridge is the area centred around Knightsbridge Road, encompassing the SW1X postcode as well as parts of SW3 and SW7. Knightsbridge has become the most expensive place to live in London, as wealthy Russians and Arabs have flocked to area. Their prime interest in Knightsbridge is Harrods Department Store, the iconic luxury shopping mall. The […]

What do Long Leaseholds mean for purchasers?

Of all the intricacies of the London property market, the long leasehold may be the most unusual. Even some areas in the UK don’t feature this anymore, much less in other countries. Long leases started in the Victorian era when wealthy land owners started to divide their land up to farmers for cultivation. Not wanting […]