A Word From Jared Kilgarriff

There is much spoken about the lack of affordable housing in central London and while this may be a problem for those just embarking on their careers in the city, we're noticing an interesting trend at the other end of the spectrum; retirees…

Mountgrange Heritage opens on Kensington Park Road

Mountgrange Heritage is delighted to announce the opening of our brand new Notting Hill office on 27 Kensington Park Road. Our old office on 153 Notting Hill Gate closed at the end of March with the new location opening the same day. The team…

Five Great Reasons to Rent in North Kensington

Since opening our office on St Helens Gardens in North Kensington a few years ago, we have been welcomed by the locals with open arms. That's the reason why this area is so wonderful – there is a great sense of community here. Not many people…
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Five Great Reasons Why You Should Rent in Notting Hill

Notting Hill is one of the most famous and unique parts of our great city. It's beautiful and extremely varied housing stock combined with the fact that it's a stylish cultural hotbed make Notting Hill a favoured location for those in the film,…

The Six Benefits of Renting in London in the Current Climate

In the current climate, with rents coming down and uncertainty about what is going to happen to the London sales market following the past year's meteoric rises, many of our clients choose renting in London rather than buying. This has led to…
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Renting in Notting Hill is more affordable than you think!

It's a common misconception that renting in Notting Hill remains out of reach for the majority of young professionals and those on more limited budgets in London. In reality, rents for one bedroom apartments in the Notting Hill area have come…

Ask the Expert Susie Waterfall

1. Why should I use a property management agent? Peace of mind - and peace and quiet! Tenants paying premium rents in this area expect to have any problems that arise dealt with swiftly, efficiently and professionally, whatever time or day…

Camera, roll, action for Short Lets

This time of year is extremely busy for the film industry with a whole raft of films going into production in studios such as Pinewood and Shepperton. 2014 looks to be no exception with many in the industry choosing the Notting Hill area as…

In her own words: Amanda Man, Associate Director - Lettings, Kensington

When asked the age-old question 'where do you see yourself in five years' time?' I am probably one of the few people that actually replied 'in estate agency'. It is unfortunate I gave that answer during my first week as a production assistant…

I’d Rather go Online Than Use an Agent… Unless I Want Results!

When Owen Cartier began flat-hunting, he thought he could do it all via the internet. But as he told Tim Harrison, he soon changed his tune.Having completed his MBA at Columbia University in the upper West side of New York, Owen Cartier…