One Nine Elms bought by Chinese Conglomerate Dailin Wanda

The Wanda group has recently acquired the One Nine Elms mixed-used development consisting of 1.13 million square feet of prime residential, commercial and retail space from Irish developer Green Property this month. Dailin Wanda is one of China’s largest commercial property and entertainment conglomerates, headed by its chairman, rumoured to be China’s third richest man […]

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 Address: Park Street, Mayfair

Mayfair has always been one of London’s most exclusive addresses; developed in the 17th and 18th century, the area has maintained much of its tasteful architecture while becoming a major residential and commercial hub and one of London’s most prestigious locations. A number of factors make Mayfair such a desirable area to live, including its […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

Cuts Needed to Government Red Tape

  A recent report from the Public Accounts Committee has slammed the government for being too slow in making vacant properties available to small businesses and has said that they should “get on with selling buildings, rather than holding on in the hope of a future rise in property prices”. The Estates Gazette reported recently […]

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 […]

LandSec Change their Tune from Office to Residential.

Following a number of recent moves by Land Sec to convert more of its central London portfolio into flats, the UK’s largest commercial property company has turned its back on its original redevelopment scheme for their Victoria landmark Portland House SW1.  Land Sec is now planning to convert Portland House, one of its best known […]