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Battersea Power Station has secured a whopping $1bn (£680m) worth of sales since January, developers said today.
Source: ZooplaThe Apprentice House 2013 in Holborn is the most expensive house used ...
London residential property advice
The mind-boggling reality of London property prices
We love being the playground of the international elite, but have we gone too far?
If it’s a home with a history you’re after then you should dive in and buy this nine-storey Kennington property.
London residential property advice archive
They don’t appreciate as quickly as period houses but the market is mad for them!
How London got its latest property hot spot
Why are London’s richest on a digging spree?
From warehouse parties to closing pubs…
It’s an ultra-luxury South London rental pad for the Beck-pack!
Which one of these posh pads would you like to buy?
We take a tour of London’s tallest skyscraper
From renting villas in France to investing in a hot property, take a look at the apps that would get you your dream home at the touch of a button
Where should you be sinking your money?
Sales of luxury London homes down 50% as Osborne gears to unveil further tax reforms
UK house prices have just dropped for the fourth month in a row. There’s no question the property market has been struggling to stay above water for the past five years. But the big question is: what is the longer-term forecast: gloom or growth? Or is a sluggish recovery the best we can hope for? Does property still stack up as an investment in this climate?
The luxury mansions that would put even One Hyde Park to shame
Can the shadow chancellor really fund these houses using the 4G cash?
Why scaremongering about an empty homes crisis in London is rather like the Essex Lion scare
The Shard and Cheesegrater are so passé. Check out the London skyline of the future
Buying a home is never a simple process, understanding some of the basics of UK property buying systems will help to make the process easier
No one likes the thought of growing old. But what we often forget is the many benefits of having a few more miles on the clock. Bagging a cheaper home insurance deal is just one of the many silver linings.
Discover hot new areas, make yourself more attractive to mortgage lenders, shorten the chain
One in four of the apartments lies empty. Can One Hyde Park really be called a good investment?
Over the next few days we will be publishing exclusive extracts from Confessions of an Estate Agent by Rosalind Russell. Short, snappy and hilarious, these excerpts collated by Russell are guaranteed to brighten your day. You’ll never look at estate agents in quite the same way againWednesday, 2 May
Got some serious multimillions burning a hole in your bank account and looking for a new crash pad? Laugh in the face of stamp duty with these uber-luxurious homes, on the London property market this week
An area once dominated by council estates and disused warehouses is now home to galleries, trendy eateries and Europe’s tallest skyscraper - is it time to invest?
Our property writer bemoans west London’s “image uplift” and the increasing loss of Chelsea’s edge
Does the internet serve buyers well? And has it pushed down standards amongst estate agents?
Mead on property: Want to live in central London? Get ready for your loaded landowner to rip you off
If you want to live in central London, the chances are you’ll be living in a building where the freehold is owned by one of the major landowners – the Howard de Walden Estate, the Duke of Westminster, Lord Cadogan et al.
Ken Livingstone and Boris Johnson unveil new strategies
Should squatting be a criminal offence or can it have a positive impact?
Britain may be nation of shopkeepers, but London prefers the buy-to-let market
If cash isn’t found to build affordable homes in the capital, fed-up commuters will seek work closer to home