Hong Kong investors look to the London property market

17 May 2016

It’s not looking good for the Hong Kong property market. With sales almost at a standstill, home owners struggling with negative equity and a buy-to-let market stacked in favour of estate agents, it’s easy to see why Hong Kong investors are looking overseas for property purchases.

Experts at investment bank CLSA predict a 17% fall in Hong Kong property prices this year [1]. This is due to the predicted increase in interest rates in the United States, and the doubling of … Read more ›

Weak Sterling offers property opportunity for overseas investors

21 April 2016

London’s housing market continues to grow in spite of the weak pound, meaning that as an overseas buyer, now is a great time to invest in property in the UK capital.
In June, the UK will vote on whether to leave the European Union (termed “Brexit”). While an exit from the EU looks unlikely, the uncertainty has weakened sterling against strong currencies like the Malaysian Ringgit or US dollar, with sterling having fallen 10% against the dollar since June 2015 … Read more ›

Docklands Estate Agents: A Brief Guide to the Area

21 August 2015

If you are considering a move to London, then you might want to know more about the Docklands to see if the area is for you. Docklands estate agents can tell you all about the area, from its long history to the current developments that make it an ideal place to live. Read on to find out more.

London is a leading global city comprising of 32 boroughs, with London Docklands stretching almost 9 square miles between Tower Bridge and Woolwich, … Read more ›

Wood Wharf: A New Development for Canary Wharf Estate Agents

14 August 2015

Canary Wharf estate agents are eagerly anticipating the start of the new Wood Wharf development. Canary Wharf district plans to develop an urban waterside community at Wood Wharf. The development will build more residential and commercial properties, shops, as well as a multitude of restaurants and bars. This exciting development will broaden and extend Canary Wharf, improving community, culture and jobs. Read on for more information.

Wood Wharf has been under plans for the past ten years; however it was not … Read more ›

What Canary Wharf Estate Agents Can Tell You About Crossrail

17 July 2015

Canary Wharf is a business district in Tower Hamlets, London. As Canary Wharf estate agents will tell you, the area is already an incredibly popular place to live due to its wide range of shops, restaurants and cafes, beautiful scenery and transport links. Alongside London City Airport, Canary Wharf also boasts the Canary Wharf Tube station, which makes commuting to work incredibly easy. However, transport in the area is soon to become even better as the planned new Crossrail station … Read more ›