Residential property & London house prices

London home

14 stats that prove why London (and not New York) is the world's most luxurious property destination

Mon, 30 Nov 2015

Millionaire homes are twice as expensive in London compared to New York


These are London's most controversial billionaire basements

Fri, 27 Nov 2015

The super-rich and their love for London basements….

Home discounts

The top 10 easiest and hardest places to sell a house in the UK

Mon, 23 Nov 2015

London has just been named the hardest place to sell a house in the UK.

Greenwich peninsula

The £8.4bn London urban village you need to know about

Fri, 20 Nov 2015

London is set to get an £8.4bn mini-village on the Greenwich peninsula as part of what has been branded “Britain’s largest regeneration project run by a single developer”.

Carrington Street Car Park

London car parks could be converted into residential developments worth £1.3bn

Tue, 17 Nov 2015

In London we’re desperately in need of more residential space.

Housing market illustration

Will you be one of the 350,000 households pushed out of the housing market by 2020?

Mon, 16 Nov 2015

Thanks to rising property prices some people will not be able to afford to rent or buy


Foxtons billionaire Jon Hunt in bitter battle with French government over mega-basement

Wed, 11 Nov 2015

Foxtons’ billionaire founder Jon Hunt wants to turn his mega-basement into a museum for his collection of vintage cars - but the nearby French embassy isn’t happy.

Renting a house

London’s rental ridiculousness in one graph

Tue, 10 Nov 2015

This one chart shows how much we’re paying in rent compared with our regional neighbours

Bloomsbury basement sold

Empty London basement with no planning permission sold for £150,000 to mystery buyer

Sun, 8 Nov 2015

Bloomsbury plot expected to become luxury basement

Rich money fistpump

A company has just raised a world record breaking £1,311 per SECOND through crowdfunding

Thu, 5 Nov 2015

And it’s not one of the well-known platforms

Galliard Homes

This is what happens if you sell affordable London homes on a first-come first-served basis

Thu, 5 Nov 2015

Think you’re desperate to buy your first home in London?

London property bubble

Should I still invest in buy-to-let?

Wed, 4 Nov 2015

Financial planning expert Martin Stewart explains

Housing bubble pic

London at risk from "devastating housing bubble"

Fri, 30 Oct 2015

London now the second-most unaffordable city in the world

London home

Average London property now costs nearly £500,000 - check out the five most expensive homes on sale

Thu, 29 Oct 2015

Haven’t given up on your dream of owning a London home yet? This news story will do it for you.

Surrey crowds

Million Pound Towns: These are Britain's most expensive towns outside London

Mon, 26 Oct 2015

The absurdity of London house prices is now spreading to towns outside the capital.

Damien Hirst

Damien Hirst set to build gigantic basement under his £34m London home

Thu, 22 Oct 2015

One of the world’s wealthiest artists Damien Hirst has just planning permission to put a gigantic basement under his £34m London home.

Tube strike - travel - transport - TfL - 300

Plans revealed for TfL’s 10,000-home property empire

Tue, 20 Oct 2015

Transport for London turns property developer with plans to build 10,000 homes

Home discounts

Average asking prices for London homes soar by £10,000 IN A MONTH

Mon, 19 Oct 2015

Buying a London home just became tougher as average asking prices in the capital jumped £10,000 in just one month.


Quid bid: Room in London for rent at £1 A MONTH

Fri, 16 Oct 2015

No, we didn’t make this up

Renting tenancy agreement

Record rents: It now costs an average of £1,301 to rent a London home

Fri, 16 Oct 2015

Bad news for those who can’t get on the property ladder

David Beckham

David and Victoria Beckham's property empire Video

Thu, 15 Oct 2015

David and Victoria Beckham are rumoured to be interested in buying a £5.4m in Cotswolds.

Tesco cardiff

Tesco’s big shop drop: 14 development sites sold to property developer for £250m

Thu, 15 Oct 2015

The supermarket is flogging half-built stores


London's housing crisis is costing the economy £1bn A YEAR

Mon, 12 Oct 2015

How can London’s housing crisis be solved?

Battersea Power Station pink floyd cover

These are London’s top 20 most influential property developments

Thu, 8 Oct 2015

London’s uber-luxury properties are hot in demand – so hot that the capital saw the most number of luxury homes sold in the world last year.

Property house flat keys buy rent

We’re all part of London’s big divide. Which side are you on?

Thu, 1 Oct 2015

Every Londoner falls into one of two categories

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Student dig for £21,000

London student digs to rent for £21,000 a month

Mon, 28 Sep 2015

Who in their right mind would pay £21,000 a month for a renting a flat in Mayfair?

House money box

Average London home will cost £1m in just four years’ time

Mon, 21 Sep 2015

Rapid rise in prices means London homes will cost a million by 2020

East Village

Where to rent in London in 2015 and 2016

Mon, 7 Sep 2015

Best areas to rent in the capital