Fish Island – affordable housing in London’s East End

01 August 2017

Fish Island is East London’s newest property hotspot. This hip canal-side area is located just west of Stratford, and Henry Wiltshire’s Bow estate agents are fast becoming experts on this sought-after spot. This is a key regeneration area that also retains its historic character, and Carpenters Wharf to be Fish Island’s newest affordable housing development.

Family Summer Festival at Canary Wharf – great events for parents and kids

27 July 2017

The Family Summer Festival is a great example of the community events organised by Canary Wharf and just one of the reasons why E14 is one of the best places to live in London.
Free theatre, music and dance events will be held throughout the summer holidays in E14. Community events are part of Canary Wharf, with regular outdoor concerts and exhibitions throughout the year.

Buy, sell and rent London property remotely: get the most out of virtual tours

14 July 2017

Virtual reality is a great asset to people looking to buy, sell and rent property in London. It’s become particularly popular among people buying flats and apartments in Royal Docks, with many people moving from the provinces and abroad in order to take up new jobs in the UK capital.

Virtual reality allows potential buyers and tenants to tour a property with an experienced estate agent without leaving their desks. This is a huge advantage if work or travel costs prevent … Read more ›

Announcing our newest office: Henry Wiltshire estate agent for Hayes and Harlington

12 June 2017

With the increased demand for property in UB3, UB4 and surrounding areas, Henry Wiltshire identified Hillingdon as the next key borough in which to open a branch.

West London is an area that has really benefitted from recent improvement to transport links, as we covered in our “Growth in the west London property market” article. With Crossrail plans approved, the area is expected to see an almost 30% rise in house prices between 2015 and 2020. The expansion of Heathrow also … Read more ›

Growth in the West London property market – new office opening in Hayes

08 June 2017

Henry Wiltshire has for some time had Hayes on its radar. Bordering the Home Counties to the west of London, it would be easy to think of it as just another outer-borough dormitory town. In fact, it’s an area that’s seen phenomenal growth since the plans for Crossrail were first aired, and is now benefiting from the proposed expansion of Heathrow too.

Harry Singh, the branch manager at new Hayes office, says, “We’ve already seen growth in the Hayes property market, … Read more ›

Buying new build in London – what you need to know

16 March 2017

With London’s housing stock at a critical level, more and more people are purchasing new build properties or even buying off-plan. This is largely a straightforward process, but it is important to be aware of how it differs from other types of property purchase.