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London’s water tank apartment: A conversion story

In the heart of Bethnal Green, at the top of the UK’s first Brutalist high rise building, is a unique property. Let’s have a look at this surprising and creative conversion. A conversion from one function to another These 60…Read more
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The race to buy before the stamp duty holiday ends

Since July 2020, buyers have not needed to pay stamp duty on properties worth up to £500,000. This has been saving the average buyer around £4,500. This stamp duty holiday was a means to give the property market a necessary…Read more

New Help to Buy scheme open this December

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The government has announced that the new Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme in England will be open to new applications from 16th December, rather than April 2021. The scheme will replace the current one and run to March 2023.…Read more
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Things to do this Christmas in Wimbledon

It’s December and there is plenty to do in Wimbledon this Christmas! It’s been an extraordinarily strange and difficult year. Which is all the more reason to dive into the festive spirit. Here are some ideas for lots of fun……Read more
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House Prices: What a difference a decade makes

The figures are in from Rightmove, and we can now see which locations in the UK have seen the biggest – and smallest – increase in average house prices over the last decade. So if you’re looking to invest in…Read more

All Aboard: Your very own train station home

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For the train enthusiasts among you, here is a home of dreams. Settled in Hampshire’s charming Meon Valley, within the stunning South Downs National Park, this unique property is on the market through Knight Frank. From public station to private…Read more
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Meet London’s Sky Pool: The first in the world

A sky pool is currently in the final stages of construction in London. The suspended, transparent swimming pool connects one residential building’s rooftop to another. It has been dubbed the world’s first ‘floating’ swimming pool. Let’s take a closer look…Read more
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What is the Green Homes Grant Scheme?

The Green Homes Grant Scheme, which was introduced by the Chancellor back in July, opened for applications on 30 September 2020. With the grant, the UK Government hopes over 600,000 homes across England will be made more energy efficient. This…Read more

Tower for Sale: Your very own Rapunzel tower?

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It may be the stuff of fiction but, in this new COVID-19 era, living in a tower not dissimilar to that of a Disney princess seems to make some sense. Meet Sway Tower, a 218ft, 330-step Victorian folly. It was…Read more
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Tomorrow’s Agents: New funding for apprenticeships

Estate agencies looking to take on and develop apprentices have been offered a boost in financial support from the Government. Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s Plans for Jobs announcement back in July included extra funding for employers who take on young people…Read more
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