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 […]

Armani Considers Flagship Hotel and Store in London, Soho

The luxury fashion brand Armani is looking at the former Foyles store at 111-1117 Charing Cross Road, to house a 100 key hotel and flagship retail store. The interest marks a daring move for a luxury fashion brand as most are more comfortable on Mount Street, Bond Street, Brompton Road, Sloane Street and Regent Street […]

The Best Property Development in the World : 15 Central Park West vs. One Hyde Park

Clad in limestone, Fifteen Central Park West sits in the Upper West Side of Manhattan along with apartment towers such as the Century and the San Remo, overlooking and facing Central Park. The penthouse exceeds 6,000 square feet providing residents with a virtually 360 degree panorama. One Hyde Park is located in an ultra prime […]

Prime Central London Address: Lansdowne Road, Notting Hill

The cosmopolitan district of Notting Hill has established itself as one of London’s most fashionable areas in recent years, transforming its image from the rough neighborhood it was once known as. Lansdowne Road, located in Notting Hill, is one of the area’s most prime streets which offers the opportunity to live in flats in converted […]

Prime Central London Development: 3-10 Grosvenor Crescent and Comparables

3-10 Grosvenor Crescent, Belgravia, is a terrace of 8 early 19th century homes located next to Hyde Park Corner. It connects Belgrave Square to the Southwest with Duke of Wellington Place.  Launched in 2012, these newly refurbished homes consist of 15 apartments, which include five grand apartments ranging from 4,567 to 11,181 square feet, seven […]

Prime Central London Development: The Lansbury

The Lansbury, launched in late February 2013, combines a high specification luxury finish with the prestigious location of Knightsbridge, a limited feature in Prime Central London’s property market.  Designed by Finchatton, highlights of the development range from its location at the foot of Harrods to the wealth of services provided to residents from The Capital […]

UK House Prices Hit a Four Year High, with London Driving Growth

  It was recently reported by Acadametrics Ltd that U.K. house prices reached a four-year high in July as London’s booming property market continued to move upwards. It has been well publicised that London residential property has become a magnate for wealthy investors across the globe, looking to put their money into stable and low […]

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 […]

Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund Invest in Regent Street

According to the SWF Institute, the Norwegian Government Pension Fund – Global is the second largest sovereign wealth fund in the world. Established 20 years ago, the fund is currently holds assets worth approximately $510 billion. Sovereign wealth funds are controlled by the government and are common in nations which rely on a large percentage […]

Is Harrods the Centre of London?

Overseas investors still benefit from tremendous opportunities for investing in Central London residential property, as the weak pound provides upto a 30% discount and low interest rates make for a favourable buying climate. Foreign buyers all come  to London seeking to acquire residential property in “Central London”. What is contentious is what these shrewd and […]