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End of year round up for Harrods Estates and 2017 predictions

We are delighted to report an exceptionally strong finish to 2016 with signs of returning confidence. Sales volumes have rebounded with 75% of all sales in 2016 occurring in the second half of the year, despite BREXIT and gloomy predictions in the Media. Vendors accepting lower prices and the falling pound have created a perfect buying opportunity for overseas purchasers,...

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Harrods Estates in the news…

Last week saw articles run in Absolutely Magazine, both in print and online relating to ‘Janine’, a luxury barge moored in Plantation Wharf, SW11. The fully operational Dutch-barge has recently undergone an 18-month complete refurbishment by its owners, and offers 1,370sq ft of unique luxury living on the River Thames. Plantation Wharf, where ‘Janine’ is moored, is set on a prime stretch of...

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Romantic Homes for Valentine's Day

As January draws to a close, and with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we turn our attentions to the special celebration of love. Historically, Valentine’s Day is said to have originated from a Roman Festival known as Lupercalia, which was held on February 15th as a fertility festival dedicated to Faunus, the Roman god of agriculture. During the celebrations boys...

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Luxury Converted Buildings

Throughout London, stunning architecture dominates the streets with buildings dating back centuries, many of which have retained their original character and features. Today, it is not uncommon for these buildings to be converted, restored, renovated, and enhanced for modern day living. We are bringing you some of our best offerings in converted buildings. Beaufort Gardens A stunning development of nine...

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Harrods Estates in the news...Royal Albert Hall

The Grand Tier box for sale at the Royal Albert Hall story has been picking up more momentum in the press this week.  In 2017 alone, the Grade I listed Royal Albert Hall will host shows and events including the EE British Academy Film Awards, Titanic Live, and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s The Music Of Bond. It is the UK’s...

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Meet... Head Of Middle East Lettings Desk, Mohamed Zaghloul

Tell us a little bit about yourself... I’m of Lebanese origin, and was born and raised in Kuwait. I studied finance at Michigan State University followed by a Masters of Science in Real Estate from Cass Business School in London before joining Harrods Estates in January 2016. Prior to specialising in London Residential Property, I worked for a Middle East private...

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