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Amy Broomfield Discusses: People & Places

The first edition of the Harrods Home & Property Magazine hit the shelves this month with a new focus on interior design, innovation and inspiration. In her ‘Zeitgeist’ feature, Amy Broomfield explores her pick of ‘People and Places in the Air Right Now’ here we pick out some highlights: Design: Tom Dixon Back in the early 1980s, the designer’s first...

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Lancelot Place Rooftop Views

Ben Felsenburg on London: Shake It Up Off the Beaten Track

When visiting London, Ben Felsenburg says the museums can wait.  Go off the beaten track by soaring above London, channelling your inner flapper, learning to shoot or indulging in the most fashionable high tea in town... 1.       Fashion High Tea at the Berkeley So, you love fashion.  And tea.   If only there were a way to combine the two.  Happily,...

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Jewellery Designer, Alex Monroe Answers: Why I Love London

Alex Monroe moved to London as a teenager to train at the Sir John Cass School of Art and launched his namesake jewellery label in 1986. He quickly gained acclaim for his intricate, nature-inspired jewellery and in 2008, won Designer of the Year at the UK Jewellery Awards.  In the first edition of Harrods Home & Property Magazine, Lindsay Macpherson learns how he finds...

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Q & A on Prime London’s Lettings Market

London’s lettings market is frequently hitting the news headlines, so we decided to sit down with the Harrods Estates Lettings Director, Karen Boland to find out what landlords and tenants can expect… Hi Karen, tell me - what is going on with rents in prime London at the moment? Karen: “We would consider prime to be anything from £4000pw all...

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Brazil's Leading Newspaper 'O Globo' Talks London House Prices with Harrods Estates

Harrods Estates were recently asked to comment on London's position within the world's most luxury real estate market, for Brazil's leading newspaper, O Globo.  Here we have the full interview between our Director, Shirley Humphrey and O Globo editor Karine Tavares... Karine: Is there a typical price for luxury properties in London, today?  Shirley: "There is a vast range of...

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Where the Wealthy Buy for Their Children in London

Harrods Estates regularly help parents from across the globe find suitable accomodation for their children to live in while studying in London.  We decided to explore the topic with Harrods Estates Director, Shirley Humphrey a little further to learn why this process is increasing and what the common requests tend to be. Shirley comments: "Wealthy parents and their children tend...

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