London Design Festival 2016: everything you need to know

Now in its 14th year, the London Design Festival looks set to be its biggest yet, with hundreds of products launches, new creative spaces and imaginative installations across the capital's seven official design districts...

New homes in London: Islington Square

One of London’s historic Royal Mail depots changes address this week, creating a  first-class destination in its wake. Islington Square is a redevelopment of the Edwardian mail depot, which follows the move by Royal Mail to a new site in N1. 

Diary of an estate agent: Islington lettings

A bidding war and a new price record follows the £400,000 refurbishment of a one-bedroom flat. Plus an overseas student with £45,000 a year to spend on rent and a dapper drunk pops into the office.

How to buy a flat with a £5,000 deposit

The average London home costs £421,395 which means you need an income of £96,000 a year to buy one. Dream on says David Spittles - or wake up to shared ownership

New homes for Arsenal fans

Arsenal FC and a housing association have scored with a new homes scheme. You'll love it if you are a supporter