Sussex Gardens, London Short Let Apartments

Choosing a Short Let in London

The season for short lets in London is approaching fast.  Over the late spring and summer months, tourists and visitors arrive in London to make the most of the freedom that school holidays or work vacations bring.  For those staying for extended periods – say three months or more, a prime London short let might offer the best accommodation for...

Imperial Wharf, Fulham. Views

The Budget 2015 – Implications for Property Market

Yesterday the Chancellor, George Osborne, outlined his key Budget Proposals, live on UK TV and within it were several announcements relating to the property market, including a new Help to Buy ISA, New zones revealed for building homes and also plans were disclosed for selling off government-owned mortgages. New Help to Buy ISA This new measure proposed an ISA to support...

Faberge at Harrods 2015

Have a Faberge Easter at Harrods

Easter is just a matter of weeks away and to celebrate, Russian art jeweller Faberge are hosting a series of spectacular events at Harrods. First up is a dazzling take-over of four of the main Brompton Road windows at Harrods, with the piece de resistance proving to be a giant, interactive 3D egg.  The unique concept allows Harrods visitors to...

New Smoke Alarm Responsibilities for Landlords

Smoke Alarms Set to be Legally Required in Rental Properties from October

Landlords will be required to supply smoke and carbon monoxide alarms from October this year following a recent announcement by the Housing Minister, Brandon Lewis. Recognising how take-up of fitting the safety appliances has definitely improved already, with now over 90% of homes having items fitted compared to only 8% in 1988, the move is part of public safety measures...

Six Sensational Properties Under Six Million, One Hyde Park

Six Sensational Properties Under Six Million

Today we explore a selection of some of the sensational properties currently for sale in prime London. One Hyde Park, Knightsbridge Residing within the exclusive and world-renowned One Hyde Park development lies this interior designed one bedroom apartment.  Unusually, this apartment is present to the market fully furnished and also comes with an underground car parking space, storage vault and...

Interior Trends: Blues and Botanicals

Interior Trends for 2015: Blues and Botanicals

Last year, the hot colour in the interior design world was blue.  2014 saw all different kinds of blue tones arrive in home furnishing, paints and accessories.  Stylish interpretations for it spanned paring it with whites or grey, or alternatively, contrasting it with orange and mocha tones for a nod to the emerging retro movement, or a further combination sees...