Letting property in London: landlords reap benefits of renting trend

29 November 2016

New figures indicate that rentals in London have outstripped sales for the first time since the 1930s, and there are a number of factors involved.

There is an abundance of rental property in London. Many Hong Kong investors bought property earlier this year, before the changes to stamp duty increased the prices. Equally, when prices fell following the Brexit vote, property became cheaper for overseas buyers.

International companies have decided to retain their UK offices

According to the Office of National Statistics, young … Read more ›

A full circle of services: Henry Wiltshire expands into commercial property

28 November 2016

Khaled Chahal has a wealth of investment and real estate expertise and his detailed knowledge is at the heart of Henry Wiltshire’s commercial property offering.

Khaled works in both investment and commercial property. Khaled says, “The two sectors really complement each other. I’m going to be a key part of taking Henry Wiltshire forward into the commercial sector, helping the company to increase its offering.”

Property Investment

There are a variety of approaches to property investment, and Khaled offers advice not just on … Read more ›

London property prices: understanding apartment valuations

08 November 2016

We all know that penthouse apartments command the highest rents and sales prices, but what about the apartments below? And why do apartments with identical layouts sell for different amounts, just because they’re on different floors?
If you’re thinking of investing in London property, Omar Jumaili, Sales Manager at Henry Wiltshire Nine Elms explains which factors and facilities affect London apartment values and why.

Heathrow expansion: great news for Hayes property prices

04 November 2016

High demand for small properties

The expansion of Heathrow Airport is good news for those in the market for smaller properties, which are soon to be in high demand in Hillingdon. Expanding the airport will create jobs, and people in those jobs will need homes. Equally, the improved transport links (as well as ease of international travel) will make the area desirable to young professionals, who are also in the market for flats and small houses. An increase in the number … Read more ›

Henry Wiltshire judged International Estate Agency of the Year!

03 November 2016

Henry Wiltshire International is the proud winner of the prestigious Real Estate and Property Awards 2016! “We were entered in the category of International Residential Estate Agency of the Year – UK and won,” says Kelly Gallagher Director based in Canary Wharf.

We’ll be striving to maintain this high standard and hope our hard work will continue to be recognised

It is the first year that the Real Estate and Property Awards have been presented, as real estate used to be covered … Read more ›

Brand new Royal Docks estate agent opens next to Pontoon Dock offering property sales, letting & management services

21 September 2016

Henry Wiltshire’s newest branch opened in Royal Docks in August. 13 September saw its official opening, and a well-attended launch party put the office firmly on the map.

The launch party

Sales and Lettings Manager Jas Samra is in charge of the Royal Docks office. He was delighted to welcome guests from the development and property investment sectors at the launch party last week. There was also a great turnout from the other Henry Wiltshire offices, with staff from the Hong Kong, … Read more ›