Residential property & London house prices

Renting a house

What you *really* need to earn to rent a one-bed in each London postcode

Fri, 31 Jul 2015

Planning to rent a house in London? Get ready to be depressed.

£3m council home

*Gulp* - This London council home is on the market for £3m

Thu, 30 Jul 2015

Council homes worth a whopping £3m? Only in London.


7 disgraceful stats about renting in London

Wed, 29 Jul 2015

It is cheaper to commute from Madrid each day than rent in Camden Town

Dirty money

Cameron: UK property will not be a “safe haven for corrupt money”

Tue, 28 Jul 2015

Property bought with “plundered and laundered” foreign money will be revealed

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

Kensington Palace Gardens

Average house price in Kensington and Chelsea DROPS by more than £178,000

Mon, 20 Jul 2015

The wealthy borough recorded a decline of 7.2% in house prices in July

Notting Hill Property

Property rich list: take a look at Britain’s most expensive streets

Fri, 17 Jul 2015

The average value of homes on Thornwood Gardens in London is a staggering £8.7m. And this street came last on the list of Britain’s top 20 most expensive streets.

Carbon zero house Bridgend

Low-cost zero-carbon house defies chancellor's social housing policy U-turn

Thu, 16 Jul 2015

Budget building is Budget blow for Osborne

Kelly Hoppen, former Dragons' Den star and famous interior designer

Alan Sugar calls in former Dragon, Kelly Hoppen, to design £10m luxury St. James’s flats

Wed, 15 Jul 2015

Sugar and Hoppen team up for extravagant apartments in central London

Maine Tower

WOAH - 200 apartments in this London residential tower were sold out in LESS THAN 5 hours

Mon, 13 Jul 2015

To fathom just how hot London homes are, read this news story..

Empty home

We said we wanted more homes in London and it looks like we might actually get them

Fri, 10 Jul 2015

New rules announced by George Osborne this week mean there could be houses popping up all over the capital

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

Homes property housing market houses

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 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.

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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

Renting a house

Britain's most expensive places to rent a home outside London

Fri, 1 May 2015

Thought London was the only expensive place to rent a home in Britain? Think again.

No 1 Palace Gate

Fancy buying a £30m flat with views of Buckingham Palace?

Fri, 1 May 2015

You can’t live in Buckingham Palace, but this is pretty close

Canal barge houseboat London home

London has just 43 affordable homes, and some of those are houseboats

Wed, 29 Apr 2015

80% of the UK’s houses are out of reach for average earners

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.

The Mellier in Mayfair

Are these London's largest flats?

Mon, 27 Apr 2015

Take a look at pics of The Mellier in Mayfair

Miliband builder

Labour pledges to end stamp duty for first-time buyers

Mon, 27 Apr 2015

Miliband takes on housing issues