Singapore Property News: Investing
19 August 2016
Londoners out on the town this weekend will be the first to take advantage of the Night Tube, the all-night London Underground service running on Friday and Saturday nights on the Central and Victoria lines. In the autumn, the Night Tube will extend to the Piccadilly, Northern and Jubilee lines.
Until now, people living in London’s outer boroughs have had to fork out for expensive taxi fares or endure hour-long journeys by night bus to get home after midnight. Residents of … Read more ›
21 July 2016
As well as the impact on the financial markets, Brexit has brought about a lot of political instability. David Cameron’s resignation left the opportunity to become Prime Minister open to other members of his party, leaving EU negotiations on the back burner while potential leaders alternately campaigned and withdrew.
Ultimately, all other Conservative leadership candidates having withdrawn, there was no contest over who was to become the next Prime Minister. Rather than prolong the uncertainty and instability any longer, Theresa May … Read more ›
18 April 2016
Watch highlights from the Henry Wiltshire International exhibition at Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2016. Cityscape Abu Dhabi is an annual premier event in the Real Estate industry that was held this year from 12th April to the 14th April 2016 at the Abu Dhabi International Exhibition Centre in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
“Without a doubt this year’s Cityscape Abu Dhabi has been the best yet. We’ve seen a very large amount of footfall and interest with Henry Wiltshire’s international offerings” – Andrew Covill, … Read more ›
05 April 2016
1 April 2016 saw the anticipated rise in UK stamp duty come into practice, after a month of frantic property purchasing with landlords and investors fighting to complete before the deadline. Under the new rules, all second properties, whether owned by UK residents, non-doms, expats or other nationals will be subject to an additional 3% SDLT (stamp duty land tax) liability. One of the main impacts of the new law is reduced purchasing power for landlords, who will now be … Read more ›
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 ›
24 June 2015
Vauxhall, an area in the London Borough of Lambeth, was once known for being run-down, neglected and no-one’s first choice as a place to live. This is changing, however, and Vauxhall is set to be regenerated and transformed to become an ideal location for anyone wishing to move to London. The Vauxhall Nine Elms Battersea (VNEB) regeneration is the largest regeneration area in central London, set to transform the area by 2030. As Vauxhall estate agents will tell you, now … Read more ›