Most new-builds are boutique schemes of spacious apartments, often bought by prosperous locals trading down from a big house. West Heath Drive is a gated development of seven flats with up to 2,150sq ft of space, large terraces, high ceilings, comfort cooling, underground parking and basement storage rooms. Prices from £2.65 million.
Cedar Lodge in Golders Green has nine flats including a four-bedroom penthouse, priced from £1.1 million, while Cherry Tree Hill is another gated scheme of seven large lateral apartments, priced from £1,265,000.
For all three developments, call estate agent Glentree on 020 8731 9500.