Commercial property

Sir Philip Green

This is how much Sir Philip Green’s family made from selling BHS properties

Mon, 30 Mar 2015

A couple of weeks back, we learnt that retail billionaire Sir Philip Green had sold BHS for a measly £1.

Unhealthy London high streets

The 10 unhealthiest London high streets (and the 10 best)

Thu, 26 Mar 2015

Which trendy Tower Hamlets street tops the list?

Burj Khalifa

These are the world’s most expensive buildings

Thu, 19 Mar 2015

How many in London?

Aspinwall Desk

The cheapest and most expensive London areas to rent a serviced office

Tue, 17 Mar 2015

Looking for desk space in London? This is essential reading

Kingston House Parking

Britain's most expensive parking space, yours for £500,000

Tue, 17 Mar 2015

Another ludicrous London property story…

How can we save the British High Street?

Fed up with business rates? A “radical” review is coming

Mon, 16 Mar 2015

But will it bring change fast enough?

Businessman on the beach with laptop

London’s tax haven homes: Tens of thousands of properties owned by shady foreign organisations

Wed, 4 Mar 2015

Is London the world’s leading money-laundering destination?

Claridge’s

Abu Dhabi wants to buy Claridge’s, The Berkeley & The Connaught for £1.6bn

Mon, 2 Mar 2015

The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), the world’s second-largest sovereign wealth fund, owns assets worth over $773bn.

The Ritzy cinema in Brixton

Phew! Brixton saved from Piccadilly-Circus-style screens

Wed, 25 Feb 2015

Seven reasons we hated the plan

The Pinnacle

The Pinnacle to be demolished & built from scratch as part of £300m deal

Thu, 19 Feb 2015

The construction of the Pinnacle skyscraper, also known as the Helter Skelter, has been um, a bit of a helter skelter.

Farmland

Farmland has gone up twice as much as prime London property in the last decade. Why?

Thu, 19 Feb 2015

Prime London property has rapidly shot up, but farmland has beaten it

The Shard, Bermondsey

Why are 100 British landmarks getting re-named? (Hint: to please the Chinese)

Tue, 17 Feb 2015

Want to buy a suit? Head to the “Tall, Rich, Handsome Street”.

Madame Tussauds marylebone

Waxworks under the hammer: Madame Tussauds site up for sale

Wed, 4 Feb 2015

First time the building has come to the market as a single investment opportunity

The Shard

Harrods, Canary Wharf, now British Airways: Here's what Qatar owns in the UK

Fri, 30 Jan 2015

You won’t believe how many British assets the oil-rich emirate holds stakes in

The Cheesegrater

Skyfall: a third bolt falls off the Cheesegrater

Wed, 14 Jan 2015

British Land got a bolt from the blue recently as another bolt fell off the Cheesegrater.

shopping on oxford street

London is NOT the world's most expensive retail market

Mon, 15 Dec 2014

Hong Kong boasts the most expensive retail space in the world, it has been revealed.

New Scotland Yard

New Scotland Yard sold for £370m (a mere £120m ABOVE the asking price)

Tue, 9 Dec 2014

The Abu Dhabi Financial Group has bought New Scotland Yard for a massive £120m above the original asking price of £250m, it has been announced.

UK's billionaires

Britain's richest property billionaires revealed - but what do they own in London?

Fri, 5 Dec 2014

The total wealth of the 250 wealthiest property investors in Britain is a whopping £218.3bn – that’s more than Facebook’s market cap, the value of

Battersea Power Station pink floyd cover

Welcome to Malaysia Square - Battersea Power Station’s new public space

Tue, 2 Dec 2014

From Sting to Boris, everyone loves the new luxury development that is Battersea Power Station.

Bond Street

The world’s most expensive shopping street is NOT in London – where is it?

Thu, 20 Nov 2014

That’s right – despite boasting rents worth $1,216 a square foot a year, London’s Bond Street is not the most expensive shopping street in the world.

Boris Johnson doing infrastructure

Boris Johnson accused of involvement in “semi-corrupt” £1bn deal with Chinese firm

Fri, 14 Nov 2014

Boris Johnson has ordered an inquiry into a deal he signed with a Chinese firm to redevelop the historic Royal Albert Dock in London.

New Scotland Yard

New Scotland Yard building sold for £250m to mystery buyer

Fri, 14 Nov 2014

New Scotland Yard, the Metropolitan Police’s HQ, has been sold for a reported £250m.

World Trade Center window cleaners dangling from 68th floor

In pictures: What it's like to be dangling from the 68th floor of one of the world's tallest skyscrapers

Thu, 13 Nov 2014

Dangling from the 68th floor of a 1,776-foot skyscraper is definitely a nightmare that came true for two window cleaners yesterday.

Tower Bridge glass walkway

Forget the Shard! Take a look at amazing London views from Tower Bridge's £1m glass floor

Tue, 11 Nov 2014

Now we’re not sure if Tower Bridge’s £1m new glassway will be as popular as the poppy exhibition but the views from the top are pretty amazing.

Gherkin

Gherkin sold to Brazilian billionaire Joseph Safra for £700m

Mon, 10 Nov 2014

Brazilian billionaire Joseph Safra has snapped up the Gherkin for a whopping £700m.

The Cheesegrater

City workers terrified as part of a steel bolt falls off the Cheesegrater

Thu, 6 Nov 2014

Part of a large steel bolt, as big as an adult hand, fell off the 47-storey Cheesegrater yesterday which resulted in the area being cordoned off. Thankfully, no one was injured.

Thames fort

Who just spent £400,000 on this abandoned fort in the Thames?

Wed, 8 Oct 2014

Number 1 the Thames, is a pretty snazzy address, and one lucky buyer has just snapped it up for what is comparatively, a pittance.

50 Bank Street

This iconic Canary Wharf building has just been sold for £152m

Wed, 1 Oct 2014

Songbird Estates, the developer behind the Canary Wharf financial district, has sold off one of its iconic buildings for £152.5m