Battersea

Underneath the arches: new life for London's 10,000 railway arches

After decades of neglect, the capital's old railway arches and viaducts are being revived. With a new quarter set to get 800-plus homes and a £300 million project on south London's horizon, old Victorian arches and passageways are delivering historic heritage to new homes and inner-city spaces. 

Living in Battersea: everything you need to know

The US embassy's scheduled move to Nine Elms sparked huge change in Battersea. The Northern line extension will see two new stations, while Battersea Power Station is at the heart of an £8 billion redevelopment delivering 4,000 homes, a riverside park and a new high street in the next 10 years.

Diary of an estate agent: Balham

It's a great time for landlords as 24 professionals compete for a property and prospective tenants learn origami to conceal a secret bid...

Spotlight on Battersea

Battersea’s face may have changed quite drastically but families have stayed put, imbuing this south London district with an enduring sense of community.