Commercial property

Walkie Talkie tower WINNER

WINNER! Oh, wait. Walkie Talkie wins annual Carbuncle Cup award for worst building

Wed, 2 Sep 2015

What we all already knew has been confirmed. Can we burn it down now?

Stirling Shard

The Shard just smashed record rents for the City

Tue, 25 Aug 2015

The Shard just got a new tenant, and it is taking up an entire floor in western Europe’s tallest building for over £90 per sq ft.

Kings Cross regeneration plan

Government puts King's Cross development up for sale for £360m

Mon, 17 Aug 2015

Shares in development to be sold

Heron Tower

Rumour mill: Heron Tower could be sold to Chinese insurance group for £750m

Mon, 10 Aug 2015

The deal could be sealed “within weeks”

40-storey Bishopgate skyscraper

Take a look at London's newest 40-storey skyscraper

Mon, 3 Aug 2015

Another day, another plan for another skyscraper for London has been unveiled.

London skyline sunshine

Foreign investors spend £1.8bn on London property in the second quarter of 2015

Mon, 3 Aug 2015

Foreigners’ land-buying spree is at its highest level since 2007

Slide

WOW - London to get the world's longest and tallest tunnel slide

Wed, 29 Jul 2015

Take a look at photos of the slide

Jaguar Land Rover

From Jaguar Land Rover to Queens Park Rangers FC - how much of Britain do Indians own?

Tue, 28 Jul 2015

Take a look at British assets owned by bollygarchs

Scotland Yard HQ

Indian billionaire Yusuffali Kader snaps up Great Scotland Yard for £110m

Mon, 27 Jul 2015

The building is to become a £10,000-a-night luxury hotel

Primrose Hill garden sold for £1.2m

Not so garden-variety: A London garden has just been sold for £1.2m

Wed, 22 Jul 2015

This news story is not so garden-variety

Walkie Talkie

Gone with the Wind: Strong gusts from Walkie Talkie's base spark investigation

Tue, 14 Jul 2015

It was nicknamed the “Walkie Scorchie” after it melted side mirrors of a Jaguar in 2013. And now, the Walkie Talkie is gaining notoriety for having a wind problem.

London speaks: What do you think of the Shard?

This is The Shard's big new tenant

Fri, 3 Jul 2015

London’s tallest skyscraper The Shard has just snapped up another high-profile tenant.

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Pour some Sugar on me: Lord Alan’s sweet London property empire

Tue, 30 Jun 2015

There are lumps of Sugar’s property empire all over London

Lord Sugar

Lord Sugar sells Burberry's old London HQ to Qataris for £65m

Mon, 29 Jun 2015

Another day, another London asset goes to the Qataris.

Queen riding in a cart

Queen riding high on housing boom with property income generating £43m

Wed, 24 Jun 2015

Crown Estate enjoys record revenues   

Christmas lights on Oxford Street 2014

Oxford Street's £1bn hot properties: which ones have been sold & which are for sale?

Thu, 18 Jun 2015

Oxford Street, London’s shopping mecca, boasts the hottest properties in the capital.

Shard huge

Six of London's biggest building blunders

Wed, 17 Jun 2015

You heard about bolts falling off the Cheesegrater? It gets worse

Cheesegrater

Cheesus! It’s going to cost £6m to fix the Cheesegrater

Wed, 17 Jun 2015

“Mega-bolts” have been falling off the building

22 Bishopsgate

Take a look at 22 Bishopsgate, City's tallest skyscraper with London’s highest restaurant

Tue, 16 Jun 2015

After 10 years of inactivity, London skyscraper the Pinnacle is finally set to be built in the capital.

Chelsea Barracks

The curious case of Hyde Park Barracks scheme… who’s going to build the luxury flats?

Mon, 1 Jun 2015

The talk of Hyde Park Barracks being turned into one of London’s hottest luxury flats has been going on for years.

Garden Bridge

These are the supporters of the Garden Bridge

Thu, 21 May 2015

Yesterday we ran this article reporting on opposition to the Garden Bridge project.

Garden Bridge

What do critics have against the Garden Bridge?

Wed, 20 May 2015

It’s not pretty (the bridge is fine, the comments not so much)

House floating on the Thames

Have you spotted the quaint blue house floating on the Thames?

Mon, 18 May 2015

Its blue, has a back garden and is floating on the Thames… if you like quirky homes then this home at Number 1, The Thames, will definitely float your boat.

The Shard

Is the Shard *really* empty? Take a look at its tenants

Fri, 15 May 2015

The Shard is pretty much the marmite skyscraper of the capital. You either love it or hate it.

Carlton Tavern

Developers ordered to rebuild demolished London pub brick by brick

Wed, 29 Apr 2015

Employees were told to take the day off. When they returned, the pub had been destroyed

Carrington Street Car Park

London's oldest car park might become £500m luxury complex

Tue, 28 Apr 2015

London’s oldest car park could be converted into a £500m luxury complex boasting flats, private members’ clubs and art galleries.