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 […]

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 […]

Candy Acquisition : Duke’s Lodge, Holland Park W11

British luxury property developer  and investor Christian Candy’s CPC group has recently acquired Duke’s Lodge through one of its SPVs on the northern edge of Holland Park for an undisclosed sum. Candy’s CPC group beat out rival developers Chelsfield, Amazon Properties, Native Land (developers of NeoBank Side, Alpha Place and 30 Old Burlington Street) and […]

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 […]

Prime Central London Property of the Week : 1 Cheyne Gardens

1 Cheyne Gardens is a freehold family home offering an abundance of lateral living space in the heart of Chelsea. Perpendicular to the Cheyne Walk, which has housed famous residents from Keith Richards and Mick Jagger to former British Prime Minister David Lloyds George, 1 Cheyne Gardens was built in the early 18th century. Asking […]

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 […]

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 Property Highlight: 166 Westbourne Grove, Notting Hill

This 5 bedroom maisonette in Notting Hill provides a unique opportunity to luxury home-seekers in Prime Central London. Located on Westbourne Grove, the 6,780 square foot space covers the entire raised ground floor and garden level, providing a tremendous amount of lateral space, a rare feature in London homes. The home boasts many other unique […]

2-8A Rutland Gate – 60,000sqft of Opulence

It was recently announced that the property at 2-8A Rutland Gate would be offered for sale though not officially marketed. Such soft marketing of trophy properties is not uncommon, as such strategies are often pursued to avoid the stigma of having a property listed for a large amount of time, which inevitably attract lower offers […]