London property news

Richmond faces huge homeless bill

The maximum allowed in benefits falls short of the cost of renting in London’s richest borough and the steep rise in the number of families needing help with accommodation will result in job cuts to make up the funding gap, warns the council.

First look: new homes at Blackwall Reach set to go ahead

The demolition of a dilapidated concrete council estate in Tower Hamlets, opposed by architects but supported by the majority of the residents, will finally begin this autumn after a nine-year battle to save it — and Homes & Property has the first images of the new development.

London's property market is now 'feast or famine'

A new report reveals London's home-buyers are refusing to pay extortionate prices for properties in posh prime areas, while stock shortages on the capital's fringes are causing average house prices to climb...