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Gherkin

London's Gherkin skycraper on the market for £650m

Tue, 29 Jul 2014

London’s Gherkin skyscraper is in a bit of a pickle. The 41-storey tower is up for sale for £650m as its owners, German property investors IVG Immobilien and Mayfair investment bank Evans Randall, failed to finalise a restructuring deal.

Battersea Property

Crazy cost of London living: you pay TWICE as much rent as rest of UK

Mon, 28 Jul 2014

The London property market has escalated to new heights of ridiculousness, as new research reveals that residential rent in the capital is twice as expensive as in the rest of the UK.

Luxury parking space in Mayfair

Parking mad! Three parking spaces in Mayfair on the market for £255,000

Thu, 24 Jul 2014

If you’re a billionaire/millionaire fretting over the lack of parking spaces for your Bentley/Ferrari/Aston Martin in central London, then look no further.

Lord Sugar

Lord Sugar just bought this Tech City building for £23m

Thu, 24 Jul 2014

Lord Sugar has now become landlord of a building in Tech City.

Houses for sale

These figures show how young people are being priced out of the housing marketVideo

Tue, 22 Jul 2014

The number of young people buying houses in the UK fell to a record low of 3% of sales in June.Video:

Stirling Shard

The Shard makes the shortlist, but what are the greatest new buildings in the UK?

Thu, 17 Jul 2014

All Londoners have an opinion on the Shard. The 87-storey Qatari owned skyscraper on the Southbank has become a dominating aspect of the London Skyline, and is now among several British buildings in contention for a major architecture prize.

Who will buy the Gherkin?

Who will buy the Gherkin? We take a look at 5 potential buyers

The Gherkin ain’t workin’, as we told you this morning.

Tech

Jonathan Rosenblatt: London’s tech boom is changing attitudes towards commercial property

The Headspace Group MD on whether the property market can cater to start-ups’ needs

Hampstead home

Alessio Rastani: 3 troubling charts for real estate investors

By Alessio Rastani

Is now the right time to invest in property?

Traffic in Central London

Shruti Tripathi: 5 reasons prime central London property is on the decline

By Shruti Tripathi

For years prime central London property has been likened to gold dust attracting rich tycoons with gazillions buying up property in Mayfair, Belgravia, Chelsea and Kensington.

Passports for sale

Shruti Tripathi: Why selling British passports for £2.5m is a terrible idea

By Shruti Tripathi

Is it fair that you can just pay a couple of millions to buy a British asset?

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London propery analysis archive

Inside Richard Branson's Verbier ski lodge

Video: Inside Richard Branson’s $182,000-a-week Verbier ski lodgeVideo

You’re probably just as accustomed as I am to having four chefs, a 24-hour chauffeur and a spa therapist at your complete disposal, so I’m sure you’ll join me in saying a big fat “pretty average holiday” to Richard Branson’s Verbier ski lodge.

London property prices

Alessio Rastani: A 10% fall in London house prices starts now

From the man who told the BBC that “Goldman Sachs rules the world”…

Marilyn Stowe

Buying property with your partner? Read this advice on cohabitation and property first

Marilyn Stowe, Senior Partner, Stowe Family Law, explains all

Berwick Street, Soho

Forget Oxford Street. Meet the next generation of hot London shopping streets

The new London high streets set to entice the style-savvy and property-prolific

Where to buy property in London

Where to buy property in London in 2013 and 2014 Video

Forget your postcode prejudices and invest in these up and coming London hotspots

Justin Urquhart Stewart

Justin Urquhart Stewart: Don’t worry about a housing bubble – it’s “Help to Buy” you should fear

The founder of Seven Investment Management says we shouldn’t rush to push RBS to the market

London skyline sunshine

Michael Cassidy: Have you heard about London's new hotspot? Meet the Northern Arc

The former City of London Corporation planning chairman shares his secrets about London’s evolution

London skyline

Infographic: Where NOT to buy property in London

Check out NatWest’s London Borough Comparison Tool to see which boroughs are most expensive to live in and which have seen a drop in prices

Council housing in London with an axe over it

James Max: Believe in the living wage? Then get rid of social housing

Companies should shoulder the responsibility of affordable living, argues our controversial columnist

An aerial view of London houses

Naomi Heaton: Stop being gloomy. We should not be wishing away a UK housing recovery

London Central Portfolio Limited founder’s inaugural column about why Vince Cable and the doomsayers have got it wrong

Silicon Roundabout with skull

Silicon Roundabout is dying. Meet London’s new tech hotspots

Rising rents and multinationals are squeezing out the start-ups that made EC1 what it was. So where’s next?

Hard Rock Cafe

Welcome to the Hard Rock Hotel! Iconic café mulls plans for London hotel and casino venture

The Hard Rock Café in Piccadilly is on the prowl for a new luxury location to house its desired expansion into the hotel trade, it was reported today.

Walkie Scorchie reign of terror 2

Twitter talk: Londoners' takes on the Walkie Scorchie

Bringing you some of the funniest tweets about the Fenchurch death ray

Goodman Fields

Flying high: Welcome to London's hottest residential high-rises

From Shoreditch to Croydon, London’s skyline is changing fast

Caledonia Road

And the award goes to... London's ugliest new buildings named and shamed

Every year the ugliest new UK buildings get named and shamed in the Carbuncle Cup prize, and this year is no different.

Sorry no vacancies

Exodus to Zone 3: why young Londoners are ditching central London

Young professionals are moving outwards and creating demand for cheap homes

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