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From humble beginnings to Harrods Estates - we talk to Knightsbridge Sales Negotiator, Michael Harte.

During his tenure as one of Harrods Estates most valued Sales Negotiators, Michael Harte shares his fascinating career history from humble beginnings to Harrods Estates.  When asked to describe the ethos of the company, Knightsbridge Sales Negotiator, Michael Harte, unhesitantly responded with the words ‘luxury, quality and professionalism.’ We caught up with him to find out why: Why did you...

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Royal Albert Hall Box

Harrods Estates Offers The Ultimate Gift For Christmas – A Box At The Royal Albert Hall, Which Neighbours The Royals

Harrods Estates is proud to offer the ultimate Christmas gift – a box at the world-famous Royal Albert Hall which neighbours the Royals. The goldenbox in the Halls’ Grand Tier is on the market for £3,000,000 with Harrods Estates – only the second to appear on the market in over a decade. The twelve-seater box in the world-famous Hall is an incredibly...

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Budget Tax - What it means for landlords

Accidental landlords could be nipped by a higher capital gains tax bill following the Budget announcement last week which is due to kick off in April 2020. In a shift that could shake landlords, Phillip Hammond announced that he has proposed to relinquish the so-called 'letting relief' - a current, complex tax relief for landlords who let a home, or...

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Bonfires and Fireworks

This November, there are fantastic firework displays and roaring bonfires across London for you and your family to enjoy. Whether it’s the excitement of watching the colourful displays or enjoying traditional sparklers and fairground rides, there are great ways to enjoy this Fireworks night in London. One of the largest fireworks displays each year in the capital is at Alexandra...

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Fireplaces in London

Fireplaces As the capital grows colder this autumn, many Londoners are wrapping up warm and enjoying cosy nights in, with fireplaces a great way to enjoy the season. Fireplaces can be different types, including wood burning, electric and contemporary bioethanol designs which don’t require a chimney. More traditional wood burning stoves are also becoming popular, with a feature fireplace having...

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Halloween Film Screening, Photo courtesy of Trustees of the Natural History Museum.

Halloween in London

Halloween in London – Trick or Treat! Halloween is just around the corner, and many venues and luxury retailers such as Harrods are busily preparing their spooky displays and ghoulish treats. The drama and fun of celebrating the undead and all things spooky isn’t just for little ones. Here are some fantastic ideas of how to celebrate the holiday in...

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