Friday 13th and other superstitions – how numbers affect UK and international property prices

13 February 2017

January 2017 has seen the first Friday the Thirteenth of this year. The next one’s coming in October, so if you’re of a superstitious turn, you might want to plan your wedding, sea voyage or house purchase accordingly.

There are many ideas about why thirteen is an unlucky number. Some think it’s a reference to the Last Supper, which had thirteen people round the table. This idea has continued down the centuries and is now found in Western culture as a … Read more ›

Henry Wiltshire joins ARLA – a better service for London’s landlords and tenants

26 January 2017

Henry Wiltshire is delighted to announce that it is now a member of the Association of Residential Lettings Agents, or ARLA. ARLA is the UK’s foremost professional body for lettings agents, dedicated to maintaining excellence in the property industry and providing training and accreditation for staff.

“We are very proud to have become a member of ARLA,” says Kelly Gallagher, Director at Henry Wiltshire. “The high standards expected by ARLA are aligned to the standards we have always aimed for at … Read more ›

Virtual Reality: new technology for the London property market

03 January 2017

Buyers can view properties in their own time, from anywhere in the world.
Sellers can reach more potential buyers, not just those who have time to view the property in person.
Free to both buyers and sellers; available through laptops and mobile devices.

Henry’s Choice Awards – Outstanding London Properties of 2016

22 December 2016

2016 has been a great year for Henry Wiltshire, and we’ve successfully sold and rented some exceptional living spaces. From penthouses in Nine Elms to family houses in Clapham, we’ve chosen the best homes from the past year.
See what we have chosen as Best Interior Design, Best Up-and-Coming Area, Best Value, Most Luxurious and more.

Autumn Statement 2016: Chancellor bans tenant fees

07 December 2016

In last week’s Autumn Statement, UK Chancellor Philip Hammond proposed to ban letting agents’ fees to tenants. The proposal is still in the early stages, with the consultation proposed for the New Year, and an Act of Parliament required to push the legislation through.

ARLA, the Association of Residential Lettings Agents, headed by MD David Cox, is deeply concerned by the proposed ban and feels that it has been rushed into with little regard for the facts or potential consequences. The … Read more ›

A full circle of services: Henry Wiltshire expands into commercial property

28 November 2016

Henry Wiltshire is now offering commercial property services, as well as residential.

The commercial team has been hand-picked, allowing Henry Wiltshire to offer a world-class commercial property service. Khaled Chahal has a wealth of investment and real estate expertise and his detailed knowledge is at the heart of Henry Wiltshire’s commercial property offering.

Khaled works in both investment and commercial property. Khaled says, “The two sectors really complement each other. I’m going to be a key part of taking Henry Wiltshire … Read more ›