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 […]

Moving To London: How Long To Wait On A Good Flat

Where you live is a very important and personal decision. It will affect when you wake up and go to sleep, when and where you go out and even what and how you eat. It also takes up a huge part of your budget. That sort of decision takes time and consideration. Unfortunately, you don’t […]

Where To Live In London: Chelsea

Few, if any, places in London have the reputation for high quality housing quite like Chelsea. Nestled in the south end of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Chelsea is home to more of the rich and famous of London than bears mention. The zeitgeist of Chelsea may best be embodied by the iconic […]

Moving To London: How Long A Lease To Look For

When I was first moving to London, I came across an issue of how long a lease to look for. I ended up being comfortable with longer lease because I wanted to avoid searching for a new place to live before getting truly settled. As a student, the longer lease was not an issue as […]

Moving to London: Where To Look For Homes In London

The Iconic London Tube Map was first designed in 1931 by a member of the London Underground’s engineering department. The beauty of the map is that it is not to scale. Stations are arranged so that train lines are easy to follow and understand. This also helped Real Estate marketers who were trying to sell […]

Moving to London: When To Find Housing

Moving to London from abroad, one of the most difficult processes for me was knowing when to search for a property. Properties will not be available to lease too far into the future so starting your search too early will result in a largely fruitless search; however, it is important to avoid delay. Beyond the […]