Newham approves plans for 4000 homes development in Canning Town

21 May 2018

Recently, Newham council approved proposals for nearly 4,000 homes in the 29-acre former Parcelforce site in Stephenson Street, Canning Town. It is hoped that the development will help solve the borough’s housing shortage. The development will also have offices, shops and a school.
Our Royal Docks estate agents discuss the what the development will include.

Online estate agents – money saver or time waster?

17 May 2018

The internet revolution has created more ways than ever to buy and sell houses. But do online estate agents offer the best service for people buying and selling property in London?

Before making this key decision, it’s important to consider what service an estate agent is actually offering, and compare their track records of completing sales against those of traditional agents.

Rent for Life – A third of young people will never get on the property ladder

15 May 2018

Young people are finding it very difficult to get on the property ladder and move away from renting. Increased house prices, lower earnings and tightened mortgage criteria are causing this problem.

Is there a resolution or will these young people have to rent for life? See what our estate agents at Henry Wiltshire have to say.