The new Ultra-Low Emissions Zone comes into force today, covering the same locations as the previous Congestion Charge – but it is set to expand to cover a much wider area of the capital in 2021. Cambridge University’s Nicole Badstuber looks into the ULEZ, assessing what impact it will have on London and its environment.
In West End
Acclaimed Franco-Argentinean artist designs ‘sculptural archway’ for luxury developer’s new scheme in London’s legal land
Craig McWilliam has been named Chair of the Westminster Property Association, replacing James Cooksey.
Allsop chalks up new price record after bidders slug it out over HQ of venerable women’s weekly The Lady on Bedford Street
Westminster wants to turn the West End’s hectic gyratory into ‘a world-class cultural and learning quarter’.
Venerable women’s weekly to offload ‘trophy’ office and resi asset on Bedford Street
PrimeResi takes you on a whistle-stop tour of a dozen top-end listings waiting for rising activity levels to translate into acceptable offers…
Hines has acquired a prime block on Oxford Street, opposite Bond Street station, with plans for a residential and retail development
Mumbai-based mega-developer to concentrate efforts on its business in India ahead of a planned public listing; reports suggest c.£470m could be raised from the sale of Prime Central London assets
Developer rolls out Farrells-designed boutique scheme on Edgware Road, after standing down sales agencies at its flagship Centre Point project
Resi sales agents CBRE & Knight Frank ‘stood down’ at landmark West End scheme as developer ‘sees no point in chasing a market that is increasingly detached from reality’
Luxury hotel operator ditches plans for a remarkable resi scheme – featuring a quadruplex “Skyhouse” – in favour of office space plus two apartments next to the Soho Hotel