Where to Live in London – Royal Docks, E16

28 April 2016

With regeneration in London’s East End going from strength to strength, Royal Docks is the capital’s newest area for development.

Docks and location

The Royal Docks comprise four historic shipping quays on the north bank of the Thames: Victoria Dock, Royal Albert Dock, King George V Dock and Pontoon Dock, located just east of Canary Wharf and the Isle of Dogs.

Business opportunities
The new Business Port is expected to attract many Asian companies and generate huge economic growth.

Chinese business district development company ABP … Read more ›

Agency fees – clarity and transparency for landlords and tenants

21 April 2016

The new Consumer Rights Act introduced in October 2015 made it compulsory for lettings agents nationwide to publish their fees in a clear and upfront manner, offering landlords and tenants transparent information and enabling them to make informed choices. Where the fee is variable, estate agents must give the proportion or percentage from which it is calculated.

“Having our fees clearly displayed is better for everyone.”

The law was created to protect landlords and tenants from “hidden” charges. While it’s sad that … Read more ›

Why Estate Agents Say Bow Has a Great Atmosphere

14 January 2016

Estate Agents in Bow will be the first ones to advise you to rent or buy in this popular area due to its thriving community. Historical properties, industrial past and recent regeneration make Bow a mix of new and old with a traditional British feel. Read on for more information.

Properties

First of all, to assess an atmosphere of a place it is important to address the history of the place. Bow traditionally was an industrial area, predominantly populated with large warehouse … Read more ›

Why Bow Estate Agents Recommend the Area to Professionals

07 January 2016

Bow Estate Agents will recommend the area as it has excellent transport routes. This can often be important to Central London commuters as well as families, couples and young professionals wanting access to London’s anemities. Read on for more information.

Railway/Underground

Bow is located in Zone Two; with the nearest stations to the central line only a few minutes’ walk at stations Bethnal Green and Mile End. It is also on the district and Hammersmith lines, allowing access to the main railway … Read more ›

Docklands Estate Agents: A Brief Guide to the Area

21 August 2015

If you are considering a move to London, then you might want to know more about the Docklands to see if the area is for you. Docklands estate agents can tell you all about the area, from its long history to the current developments that make it an ideal place to live. Read on to find out more.

London is a leading global city comprising of 32 boroughs, with London Docklands stretching almost 9 square miles between Tower Bridge and Woolwich, … Read more ›

Vauxhall Estate Agents on Regeneration in the Area

07 August 2015

Vauxhall is a district in Central London, located in the Borough of Lambeth. The area was once considered one of the less desirable places to live in London as it was perceived as run down and traffic congested. However, since the Nine Elms Vauxhall Partnership, established in 2010, Vauxhall has improved considerably. The partnership aims to improve and drive forward the transformation of the entire district of Central London. As a result, Vauxhall is one of the up and coming … Read more ›