From Social Fitness to HCL: Four key trends in super-prime renovation

Having worked on over 300 of the UK’s finest residences, from mansions in Mayfair to sprawling Surrey seats, London Projects co-founders Nick Stuttard and Steve Howat tend to see which trends and features are being commissioned well before they make it onto the interiors pages. Here, they explain four of the top priorities amongst their HNW clientele at the moment, from ‘social fitness’ spaces to human centric lighting (HCL), and how each has been incorporated into individual schemes…

Zoopla ramps up exec team with six new hires

Former Microsoft and Photobox man David Wascha joins PropTech conglomerate Zoopla as Chief Product & Technology Officer; five other new hires come from Experian, Simply Business, Callcredit, Dyson, eBay and Amazon

Behind The Schemes: Designing super-prime ‘smart homes’ for the Mayfair rental market

Mayfair House, a boutique rental scheme on Shepherd Street, achieved a record five wins at the annual EMEA CEDIA Awards, picking up Best Multiple Dwelling Unit Design, Life Lived Best at Home, Technology Meets Design, Best Dressed Rack, and Best Documentation. Smart home technologists The Next Level talk us through this particularly successful retrofit project, demonstrating how to incorporate the very latest systems in a super-prime setting…