London Property News: Developments
03 May 2016
With London’s mayoral election looming, Henry Wiltshire takes a look at the different candidates’ views on housing. As London grows ever bigger, and with a need for at least 50,000 more homes every year, not to mention affordable housing, property development is at the top of the agenda for both Labour candidate Sadiq Khan and Conservative candidate Zac Goldsmith.
London under Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson, London’s current mayor, has created a number of high-rise housing developments, using his mayoral powers to approve … Read more ›
17 December 2015
Henry Wiltshire International is delighted to announce the opening of its Bow office in Fish Island, the first and only estate agency to open its doors in the newly targeted East London area of regeneration.
The new Bow branch takes the total of Henry Wiltshire’s London offices to three, adding to its existing network in Canary Wharf and Nine Elms, with plans to open a further three offices in 2016 in Knightsbridge/Mayfair, Royal Docks and Hayes & Harlington thus cementing the … Read more ›
21 August 2015
If you are considering a move to London, then you might want to know more about the Docklands to see if the area is for you. Docklands estate agents can tell you all about the area, from its long history to the current developments that make it an ideal place to live. Read on to find out more.
London is a leading global city comprising of 32 boroughs, with London Docklands stretching almost 9 square miles between Tower Bridge and Woolwich, … Read more ›
14 August 2015
Canary Wharf estate agents are eagerly anticipating the start of the new Wood Wharf development. Canary Wharf district plans to develop an urban waterside community at Wood Wharf. The development will build more residential and commercial properties, shops, as well as a multitude of restaurants and bars. This exciting development will broaden and extend Canary Wharf, improving community, culture and jobs. Read on for more information.
Wood Wharf has been under plans for the past ten years; however it was not … Read more ›
01 July 2015
Developer Dalian Wanda Group has announced the contractors chosen to build a landmark development that looks set to create more property to let in Nine Elms.
CI-ONE has been chosen as the primary contractor on the project to build the One Nine Elms building after the work, worth £900 million, was put out to international tender. There has already been more than 12 months of work preparing the site, and construction work on the landmark development is now imminent. The project … Read more ›
17 June 2015
Nine Elms is a district of London in the Borough of Wandsworth, between Battersea and Vauxhall. As it was a largely an industrial area, it isn’t always people’s first choice when choosing property. However, there are homes along the riverside and plenty of beautiful property to let in Nine Elms, and a wealth of reasons to invest there.
The most obvious reason is, of course, the current development involving around £15 billion investment in transforming barely used land into luxury apartments. … Read more ›