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The best thing about buying a property in Kensington

The best thing about buying a house in Kensington

If you buy a house in Kensington (which is in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea - granted royal status because Queen Victoria was born in Kensington Palace), you will be making a home in one of the most affluent and beautiful areas…
Design Your Dream Kitchen

Tips on How To Design Your Dream Kitchen without Breaking the Bank

Kyle Buchanan is a partner at Buchanan Partnership and worked most recently with Mountgrange Heritage on the design of the innovative flower stall outside our St Helens Gardens office. Here he gives us his tips on how to design your dream kitchen…
Kensington area guide - Blithfield Street

London Property Market 2015 – January Thermometer

It is always good practice to take stock and assess the market at the end of January to see what the London property market 2015 has in store. It's a long month and much can happen that will set the tone for our expectations for the year ahead. To…
Areas to watch in 2015

Areas to watch in 2015 Harlesden NW10

Harlesden has long suffered from an image problem compared to its neighbours to the south and east but finally that image is starting to change as people realise its true potential and the local council invests millions into improving the town…

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…
Five Great Reasons to Rent in Bayswater - Hyde Park

Five Great Reasons to Rent in Bayswater

No longer the poor neighbour to Notting Hill, Bayswater is an area of London very much on the up and set to get increasingly popular over the coming years. Indeed many recent reports into the London property market indicate that Bayswater is…

Five Great Reasons to Rent in Kensington

Kensington is one of the most beautiful parts of London with its iconic stucco-fronted houses, grand mansion blocks, proximity to both Holland and Kensington Gardens and amazing shopping. It's no wonder that Kensington attracts the great and…
Notting Hill area guide coloured houses

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,…
Interior design tips by Nicky Mudie, founder of Violet & George

The six interior design tips that make a big impact to your home

Nicky Mudie, founder of Violet & George gives us her best interior design tips on everything from colour, textured wallpaper and creating a home... 1. Colours With colour schemes for a home, natural tones and colours date more slowly,…
Helping Your Dog Move Home

Helping your dog move home

Dogs are often cited as man’s best friend. So spare a thought for our poor canines during one of the most stressful times in our lives – moving house. When people move house, their dogs’ normal routines often get upset as part of the general…