Reduced Bank of England base rate: what this means for mortgages

05 August 2016

Thursday saw the reduction in the Bank of England’s base rate to 0.25%, a move made to cushion the UK against a post-Brexit recession. We were interested to know what effect this would have on the mortgage market so we contacted David Ewington at Enness Private Clients to find out more about the current financial climate. See what he had to say.

Pan Peninsula, Canary Wharf

02 August 2016

The Pan Peninsula is located on the Isle of Dogs, E14, in the heart of London’s Docklands…and just round the corner from Henry Wiltshire Canary Wharf. Flats in the development are available for both sale and rent – it’s both a fantastic investment opportunity and a great place to live.

When the Pan Peninsula opened in 2009, it brought a new style of building to London’s Docklands. The development comprises two towers of different heights which are colourfully lit at night … Read more ›

UK Property market reassured as Theresa May offers new stability

20 July 2016

As well as the impact on the financial markets, Brexit has brought about a lot of political instability. David Cameron’s resignation left the opportunity to become Prime Minister open to other members of his party, leaving EU negotiations on the back burner while potential leaders alternately campaigned and withdrew.

Ultimately, all other Conservative leadership candidates having withdrawn, there was no contest over who was to become the next Prime Minister. Rather than prolong the uncertainty and instability any longer, Theresa May … Read more ›

The Tower, St George’s Wharf, SW8

11 July 2016

Visitors to Vauxhall can hardly have missed as one of Nine Elm’s newest skyscrapers. The Tower at St George’s Wharf stands right on the bank of the Thames, commanding attention and drawing the eye to one of the most desirable addresses in South London. Designed by Broadway Malyon and completed in 2014, the Tower is now filled with 223 luxury apartments, many of which have been bought and sold through Henry Wiltshire.

If you like facts and figures, you might be … Read more ›

Henry Wiltshire Royal Docks – New office opening August 1st

11 July 2016

Henry Wiltshire prides itself on its expert local knowledge. Each office focuses on a specific area, enabling our sales consultants to build up a thorough understanding of the area. As well as understanding the property market, our area sales teams also know about transport, commuting, demographics and lifestyle, helping you buy or sell your flat with the minimum of hassle.

Henry Wiltshire has already identified East London as one of the UK capital’s fastest-growing areas. The latest local office will be … Read more ›

Separate beds – a new trend for two master bedrooms

07 July 2016

New research shows that as many as one in six couples sleep in separate bedrooms. It’s not that relationships are on the rocks, nor is it a new method of contraception. Modern lives have become more hectic, meaning that sleep is not only more necessary but also more hard-won. After a hard day of client negotiations and meetings, the last thing anyone needs is a snoring partner keeping them awake. Many sleep therapists recommend sleeping alone for a better night, … Read more ›