Brick is back on London's new skyline homes

Brick is back. Steel and glass take second place as new designer bricks make their impact on London's skyline - and the capital's tallest brick apartment block is launched.

Hot homes for sale in London's elite postcodes

Four new areas have joined the club of London's elite addresses - Vauxhall and Nine Elms, Victoria and Pimlico, Hampstead, and Holland Park and West Kensington - where homes cost an average of £1,000 a square foot. We find the new houses and flats for sale in prime London hotspots.

Renting guide: Vauxhall

Vauxhall rental market attracts a range of professionals, including spooks working at Vauxhall-based MI5 and doctors working at St Thomas' Hospital.

Hot homes: Vauxhall

Vauxhall is being boosted by the exciting regeneration of neighbouring Nine Elms. We get ahead of the action and take a property tour to find waterside apartments and period conversions for all budgets

Piers of the realm

A new pier at Vauxhall will give homeowners a river taxi to work from their very posh Thames-side pads