Brechin Place Winter Roof Tops

London's Office Buildings Earmarked for Residential Developments

London's estate agents are noting an interesting new trend in the capital's booming property market. Prices are continuing to rise, and developers are seeking fresh opportunities to meet strong demand, often in Mayfair, Knightsbridge, Chelsea, Belgravia and other prime locations. The emerging trend concerns the conversion of commercial and office blocks into attractive domestic residences, often in London's most desirable...

William Morris Way

Lightening up the Property Market

Natural light in a property helps guarantee an inviting, bright space to reside and entertain in. Capable of lifting mood and maximising the perceived space, properties which are flooded with natural light effortlessly attract buyer’s attention. In built up areas, such as London, the shadows of neighbouring properties or high rise buildings can limit or restrict light, resulting in an...

The Lansbury Penthouse

Soaring Heights: The Best of the London's Penthouse Apartments

Penthouse apartments are renowned for being the jewels in the crown of many property developments and it is no different in London.  Offering residents unrivalled top floor views, extended floor space and plentiful sources of natural light, their prestigious exclusivity is guaranteed to drive demand.  Here we cast our eye over some of the best that are currently on the market....

Collier House Penthouse Terrace, view of Knightsbridge

Why I Love Knightsbridge – An interview with: Jenny Packham

Earlier this year Harrods Estates Magazine asked luxury fashion label founder, Jenny Packham why she loved Knightsbridge.  Here we include an exclusive snippet from this interview.  Words by Lindsay Macpherson. How long have you worked in the area? Nearly 10 years.  It’s perfect for our customers because of the other retailers in the street, and the abundance of fabulous cafes...

Egerton Gardens

What does £10million get you in London's Property Market?

As commentary continues on the escalating property prices in London, our latest feature takes a look at what a budget of £10million might get you in the capital today. Egerton Gardens £10m On the market currently for exactly £10million is Egerton Gardens.  The stunning four bedroom penthouse in Knightsbridge has been meticulously refurbished by Fenton Whelan, one of London's premier...

Harrod exterior

Demand for Winter Short-Lets Rises as London Celebrations Attract Visitors

Although summer is perhaps best known for short let opportunities in London's luxury lettings market, when vacationers take extended breaks of 3 months or so to soak up the capitals atmosphere and shopping sales, Christmas is emerging as another key period for short-let rental demand. Whether visiting relatives, or indulging in a spot of Christmas or January Sale shopping, mid-December to mid-January...