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Why buy in Holland Park

AREA FOCUS: HOLLAND PARK

Perfectly situated for transport links and amenities, this tranquil corner of London provides green space and elegant homes Home to some of London’s most prestigious homes, with the park on its doorstep, a wealth of retail and dining options close by, good transport links and excellent local schools, Holland Park is one of the capital’s […]

Area focus on Askew Road

AREA FOCUS: ASKEW ROAD

Located in the heart of Shepherd’s Bush, Askew Road offers residents a charming village feel and eclectic selection of local independent shops

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‘NEW BATTERSEA’ TO BE TWINNED WITH NEW YORK

In the same week that announced studio apartments in Battersea Power Station are to cost from £800,000 we learn that the south west London neighbourhood will be given an American makeover As part of Battersea’s £8billion regeneration, the south west London borough is to take on the name of New Battersea. The moniker, which has […]

The River Garden Greenwich

THE RIVER GARDEN: GREENWICH’S VIBRANT NEW QUARTER

Royal Greenwich’s vibrant new quarter stretches 300m along the River Thames and is inscribed by UNESCO for its Grade I listed architecture

Earlsfield is one of SW London's prime location for buying and investing

WHY WE SHOULD ALL MOVE TO EARLSFIELD

The pros and pros of Earlsfield: great schools, green spaces, excellent transport links, period property, and more space for your money

Area focus on Southfields, good value living in London

Why We Should All Move to Southfields

Southfields offers better value for money than other leafy parts of south-west London, like Wimbledon and Fulham, making it a good choice for first-time buyers

Living in Fulham

AREA FOCUS: WHY MOVE TO FULHAM?

All the benefits of living in London but with a village atmosphere, great pubs and lots of green spaces – what’s not to love about Fulham? Ask anyone why they like living in Fulham and the chances are they’ll reply ‘the village feel’. It draws young professionals and families alike, with both groups finding plenty […]

Wandsworth Common

WHY BALHAM IS SUCH A SOUGHT-AFTER PLACE TO LIVE

Balham is no longer a tube stop too far, attracting professionals and families with its green space and good transport links, finds Karen Tait I was recently chatting to a friend who lives in Balham and her explanation of why she has stayed here so long is probably typical of many residents of this leafy […]

Nine Elms new development

BATTERSEA REBORN: THE REGENERATION OF NINE ELMS

As construction work on the £8billion revamp of Battersea Power Station is set to start in mid 2013, Christopher Nye asks what’s in store for SW8 and beyond In Battersea’s new Nine Elms development, there are some big numbers being thrown around. Like 16,000: that’s the number of new homes planned. Or 25,000; the number […]

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