Category Archives: Investments

Office space in the City of London is still highly valued

The City of London remains a hotbed for business and financial services. Although there is some uncertainty due to the political situation, there are plenty of positives. Being based in the centre of London is great for businesses. This fact is illuminated with the news that 2017 saw £12.6billion invested into commercial property. Consequently, this is a new record. Buyers from around the world purchased assets in the area. Continue reading

Redeveloping the colossal Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre

Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre had the honour of being the first covered mall in Europe when it was finished in 1965. It was an ambitious building but has struggled over the years. The internal layout is lamented for being confusing and the facade is aged and unattractive. Incredibly there are some thriving businesses still on the site, including a number from Latin American backgrounds. Continue reading

Angel has really rewarded investors

Angel in Islington is really benefiting from its close proximity to two huge redevelopments. It was already popular because the central location and incredible transport links, but work going on nearby in Old Street and King’s Cross has put it in the spotlight. So much so in fact that in the last ten years house prices have almost doubled. Continue reading

Regeneration plans for Plumstead High Street

Plumstead is a popular area because it has maintained a strong sense of community for hundreds of years. There are plenty of reasons to live in the area, from the more affordable prices to the greenery and local amenities. The area is well connected even though it is in Zone 4, providing regular trains to London Bridge. The trip takes less than half an hour. Continue reading