London's hilltop village with star quality

With its range of properties, chic shops and pavements cafés - not to mention the wild acres of Hampstead Heath - it's no wonder the affluent village of Hampstead appeals to families searching for easy access to central London and to be within walking distance of the highly-regarded schools. VIEW FULL ARTICLE HERE

What gives these new-build homes such special status?

New and more relaxed planning rules will make it easier for developers to build on smaller sites. One way to avoid a development free-for-all in popular districts is for local council's to give them conservation status.

The Hampstead Beach House project

Reluctant to leave the Hampstead area, this family found the space where they could turn a two-bedroom flat into their dream three-bedroom home.

Romancing the stones

Anthea Masey goes on a search to find London’s most romantic streets and squares