Redeveloping the Nestle factory: 1400 new homes for Hayes

16 August 2017

Barratt London and SEGRO have recently submitted plans for the redevelopment of the former Nestle factory to the London Borough of Hillingdon.

See why Henry Wiltshire’s estate agents in Hayes, as well as the local community, very much hope that Hillingdon will approve the development which will provide modern housing, green space and sustainable industrial units.

Proposed legislation will make all new build property in London freehold

10 August 2017

The government has announced plans to make all new build property freehold, not leasehold. The government is still consulting on the new plans, which are not yet law. However, the proposals have so far been welcomed by campaigners, home owners and estate agents alike.
Our London Estate Agents explain why.

Vauxhall’s Street Food Garden – SW8’s best kept secret

03 August 2017

It’s easy to see why Vauxhall is so popular – the area is undergoing a great deal of regeneration and is fast becoming one of the best places to live in London.
Vauxhall’s Street Food Garden is one of the area’s best kept secrets. Popular events like this have helped make SW8 one of the most vibrant postcodes in the capital.

The regeneration is a real success story, and homeowners are benefiting from a great return on their property investments. New … Read more ›

The Global Property Market – trends in Q2 2017

29 June 2017

Henry Wiltshire’s directors discuss the global property market and offer sound advice for investors as we reach the end of Q2 2017.

From the election of Donald Trump to Britain’s hung parliament, the worldwide economy and political situation are constantly bombarded by change and uncertainty. Fortunately, property industry experts have quickly learned to “expect the unexpected,” proving themselves resilient and adaptable. Meanwhile, the London property market has maintained its reputation for reliable investment, and luxury developments continue to appeal to the … 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 ›

Current trends in the international property market

22 March 2017

As we reach the end of the 2016/17 financial year, we take an overview of the property market in the different Henry Wiltshire regions.

Recent research shows global property investment has risen to $1.35tn in the past year despite 12 months of uncertainty worldwide. This represents an increase of 0.5%.

Henry Wiltshire’s directors discuss the global property market and offer sound advice for investors.