London’s Best Property Developments: The Knightsbridge, London

The Knightsbridge is an exclusive development located in Knightsbridge in-between Hyde Park and Harrods. The goal of Sammy Lee, the developer behind The Knightsbridge, was to create private residences that enjoy the same level of service and facilities that rivalled any 5-star hotel. At the build time in 2004, such developments were not available in […]

Prime Central London Residential Property Market Highlights: 2013 in Review

  2013 Highlights:   Total value of transactions in Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea (K&C) and City of Westminster in 2013: £7.45bn   Most transactions (by total value) in K&C and Westminster achieved prices between £2m and £5m despite introduction of Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings. 30% of all transactions by total transaction value […]

Top Ten Best Luxury Property Developments in London

  1. One Hyde Park     Developer :                Candy and Candy Location:                     Knightsbridge Prices (£/sqft):          £5500/sqft to £7000/sqft  About the Development: Reknown as the World’s Most Expensive Address, the development offers 82 apartments with all the trimmings for the global elite from bullet proof glass to panic rooms and services from […]

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 Best Penthouses: Belgravia and Knightsbridge (SW1), LONDON

1. One Hyde Park             The main penthouse at One Hyde Park fetched a record reported price tag of about £140 million (£7,000/sqft) offering the owner one of the most luxurious and impressive penthouses built around the globe in the last twenty years. The now world famous development led by Candy & Candy is located […]

£5,000 Per Week Rental for the Governor of the Bank of England

As Mark Carney prepares to take on the role of Governor of the Bank of England this summer he and his family are searching for a home in London. Despite being granted a housing allowance of £5,000 per week, Diana Carney has tweeted her discontent with the London housing market, suggesting that she and her […]