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James Bond-worthy style homes, 2015: Skyhall, Arkley

James Bond-worthy style, London homes

With the recent release of Spectre, our thoughts have turned to homes that might suit an agent like 007.  Suave, sophisticated design, with high-tech features would be essential, so here we’ve picked our top three contenders: Skyhall – This substantial, five-bedroom home could have been made for James Bond.  Featuring its own private road, double security gates and video entry,...

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London Views

The Big Picture: London Views

In the Autumn/Winter 2015 edition of Harrods Home and Property Magazine, Rupert Uloth explores the seven best places from which to enjoy some of London’s finest views. Here we introduce you to three of his favourites, but to read the full article, visit pages 38 and 39 here > Hyde Park A large body of water, a royal palace, mature...

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Harrington Gardens Studio Let, Chelsea

Prime London Studio Lets

The demand for luxury studio lets is on the rise and Harrods Estates are proud to have a varied selection to offer across prime London.   With London a global transport connection for Europe and long haul flights, increasingly a convenient yet secure luxury pie-a-terre is now being favoured over hotel rooms.   The new wave of luxury studio lets offers...

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375 Kensington High Street Exterior Night

Interview: The Importance of Amenity Spaces in London Developments

Recently, Mathew Dalby, Creative Director of The Studio at Harrods, gave an interview with trade property publication, PrimeResi, about the importance of amenity spaces in London Developments, and how best to hone their unique selling points to reflect the interests of their target demographics. “Investors and residents now look beyond the modern kitchen, large bathroom, en-suite and large open floor...

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Why I Love London by The Rug Company

Why I Love London – An Interview with The Rug Company

The Rug Company is responsible for revolutionising the way we look at rugs.  Its pieces adorn floors as artworks do walls, while fashion designers and architects have formed an orderly queue to work with the husband and wife duo.  The founders of The Rug Company, Suzanne and Christopher Sharp, recently spoke to Harrods Home & Property Magazine to share everything...

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The Chilterns Penthouse, to rent, Marylebone

The New Prime London - Areas in the Spotlight

2015 is proving to be an interesting one for the property market.  At the turn of the year, the market was responding to the surprise reforms to the Stamp Duty that were announced in December 2014, which saw an increase on the tax due for properties sold for £1million or more.   Then, spring saw heavy speculation about the general election...

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