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 ›

Banning lettings fees – what does this mean for tenants renting property in London?

11 July 2017

The idea of abolishing lettings fees was first introduced by Chancellor Philip Hammond in his Autumn Statement last year. At the time, ARLA (Association of Residential Lettings Agents) hoped to persuade him to cap fees instead of banning them altogether. Sadly, the property sector’s pleas seem to have fallen on deaf ears. All three parties pledged to ban fees for tenants in their recent election manifestos, and June’s Queen’s Speech confirmed that the ban would go ahead.

Why did all the … 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 ›

Introductory offer from our new Hayes office has now ended

23 June 2017

This limited offer has now ended, as our new Hayes office sign up their first 25 properties.

Our introductory offer of 0% Sales Fees to celebrate our new Hayes offices proved to be very popular, and the Hayes team are pleased to have already signed up their first 25 clients.

You can still contact us to book your free, no-obligation sales valuation.

Please fill in the form below or call our Hayes office at +44 (0)20 3696 5626 today and talk to … 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 ›