Buying

London's latest new developments with on-site gyms

Research has found that 76 per cent of Londoners look for an on-site gym when making the decision to buy or rent a home.  We track down some of the latest new homes in London with top-rated fitness facilities... 

Diary of an estate agent: the French Alps

With ski season in full swing, custom-built home cinemas and indoor pools are the latest must-haves in these French alpine villages as holiday homes are snapped up on the slopes.

Hot homes in Mile End for first-time buyers and renters

East London property prices may be rocketing but it's still possible to buy an affordable home. St Clement’s, once a Victorian workhouse and now being redeveloped into a walled estate of 252 private, shared-ownership and rental homes. I

The hottest home makeovers and renovation projects of the year

Get renovation inspiration as we take a tour of the top designer homes of the year, including a derelict house in Whitechapel that was bought for £300k and now restored is worth £1.5 million, a scout hut transformed into a stylish B&B, and a "brick-and-concrete box" that was turned into a vibrant family home on a budget...