The Shard: A Monument to Remember Irvine Sellar

 Irvine Sellar, via Irvine Sellar, one of London’s most notable developers, died on Sunday after a short illness at the age of 82. Raised by a glove shopkeeper in the East End of London before dropping out of school and going on to found fashion and real estate companies including Sellar Property Group. The group […]

"Tallest Building In London"

Shard London Bridge will soon take the title of the “Tallest building in London”. In fact, it will be the  UK’s & Western Europe’s tallest building too,  standing at an intimidating 310 metres (1,016 feet) and spanning over 72 floors. The below table shows which buildings have previous held the title, including the reigning tallest […]

Shard Developer Seek Highest Office Rents Since 1980s!

According to Bloomberg, Irvine Sellar told his Qatari investors that space in the Europe’s tallest tower would fetch the highest office rents since the 1980s property boom. The Shard, due to open by the 2012 London Olympics, is one of the few towers to be built in London among a dozen conceived at the turn […]