Residential property & London house prices

London house prices

Which parts of London have seen a massive 20% house price rise?

Thu, 2 Jul 2015

It’s true – and it’s pushing young people away from the communities they grew up in

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   

London property feels the squeeze

These are Britain’s LEAST expensive places to buy property

Tue, 23 Jun 2015

Dreaming of becoming a property owner? Don’t have the money? Buy a property in Aberdare, Wales, the least expensive area per square metre in Britain.

Property house flat

5 reasons Help to Buy is a menace to the housing market

Fri, 19 Jun 2015

It goes against nature… and the Bank of England

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Average monthly rents in London soar to £1,500

Tue, 16 Jun 2015

Affordable housing shortage fuelling boom in rental market

4-bedroom duplex, Marylebone, W1U

Take a look at these London luxury homes on sale for £25m+

Mon, 15 Jun 2015

Hottest homes on the London property market

Lots Road Power Station

Forget Battersea Power Station! Lots Road Power Station is London’s latest exciting project

Thu, 11 Jun 2015

Have your heard of Lots Road Power Station? It resembles a smaller brother to Battersea Power Station, with two chimneys instead of four, and stands on the north side of the river on Chelsea Embankment.

A general view of One Hyde Park

9 crazy stats about One Hyde Park, the world's most expensive apartment block

Wed, 10 Jun 2015

Just how much money do you need to live here?

Foxtons smash

7 events that show Londoners love to hate Foxtons

Tue, 9 Jun 2015

Yesterday we told you that Foxtons charged a landlord £616 to repair a light fitting.

Foxtons

Foxtons charged a landlord £616 to change light fitting. Now it could face a £42m legal bill

Mon, 8 Jun 2015

Foxtons is under fire for allegedly charging a landlord £616 for repairing a light fitting in a flat.

£3.5m one-bedroom London home

Inside the world's most expensive one-bedroom home... would you pay £3.75m for it?

Tue, 2 Jun 2015

Price of the seven-bedroom Scottish castle where Mary Queen of Scots once lived in? £1.8m.

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.

Property house flat keys buy rent

Why rent control is not the answer to London's housing problems

Thu, 28 May 2015

Karim Goudiaby, EasyRoommate CEO, on why we need a more liberal housing market for the future

Cameron construction hi vis hard hat

Cameron to make £12bn Right to Buy scheme central component of Queen's Speech

Tue, 26 May 2015

Controversial programme will force social landlords to sell property at major discounts

Monster housing market graph

3 graphs that show what a monster the housing market is becoming

Wed, 20 May 2015

It’s the overgrown creature we’re still feeding and doing nothing to control.

Sheikh Hamad bin Abdullah Al Thani with the Queen

The Qataris just bought a £40m Mayfair mansion - what else do they own in Britain?

Tue, 19 May 2015

In April, they snapped up Claridge’s, The Berkeley & The Connaught

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.

London home

Woah! Average London home to be worth £1m by 2030

Fri, 15 May 2015

Average price of a London home today is £490,000

Prime Minister David Cameron

5 things David Cameron MUST do for the London property market

Mon, 11 May 2015

Property pundits speak out

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London house prices & residential news: archive

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Here's what could cause a “real housing crisis”, according to surveyors

Thu, 16 Apr 2015

The prospect of mansion taxes and the changes to stamp duty are impacting housing sales in the run up to the general election.

South Quay Plaza

Here's what the UK's tallest residential building is going to look like

Thu, 16 Apr 2015

Where is the UK’s tallest residential building? In London, of course.

Rich money fistpump

The top 10 lavish home improvements for multi-millionaires

Mon, 13 Apr 2015

Home improvements for most of us mean a quick trip to B&Q to buy a new kitchen sink or, if we’re feeling rich, installing a new conservatory.