Vauxhall, an area in the London Borough of Lambeth, was once known for being run-down, neglected and no-one’s first choice as a place to live. This is changing, however, and Vauxhall is set to be regenerated and transformed to become an ideal location for anyone wishing to move to London. The Vauxhall Nine Elms Battersea (VNEB) regeneration is the largest regeneration area in central London, set to transform the area by 2030. As Vauxhall estate agents will tell you, now … Read more ›
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 ›
Renting has had an interesting history in the UK. Up until the late 1960s it was considered a normal option for people of all social classes, but after this time, due to a number of problems involving rogue landlords, it fell out of favour and was considered more downmarket and less desirable.
The total number of people renting across Britain has doubled in the last ten years or so up to almost five million. This is reflected in the pattern across … Read more ›
A sure way to find out what’s good about the area is to ask Canary Wharf letting agents. Some Canary Wharf letting agents specialise in new builds, while others offer a wide range of property types. These are some of the key facts they can tell you about.
The area benefits from a direct and reliable tube link with the heart of the West End. Bond Street is only 18 minutes away, and the Jubilee line is one of the better … Read more ›
Exciting times in Battersea & Nine Elms with 18,000 new homes to be built on London’s Southbank along with 25,000 new jobs being created once the project is completed in 2022. The Nine Elms area has already been compared to The Manhattan & Hong Kong of London, with the transformation of the South Bank skyline due to change dramatically over the next 7 years.
The confirmation of the American & Dutch Embassies relocating to Nine Elms gave the area a much … Read more ›
As leading Canary Wharf letting agents Henry Wiltshire take a keen interest in letting market trends in London and more specifically in Canary Wharf.
The lettings market in Canary Wharf and the rest of London continues to be buoyant in 2015. Landlords typically receive six per cent rental yield per year and this is far more than you can earn through most banks or building societies so it’s a ‘No Brainer’ for UK based and overseas landlords. The proportion of UK … Read more ›