Property

Our secret tenant, graduate surveyor Tim Lowe, is testing rental options for young Londoners. His budget limit is £500 a month for a home in Zone 2. This week he swaps life on a Hackney houseboat for a bright red flat-pack box.

Property

From the outside, this looks like a regular Victorian terrace home. But inside, a couple of brilliant architects have created a home full of futuristic style features.

Property

Floor-to-ceiling windows, sliding doors and strategically placed skylights make the most of natural daylight and can make small spaces feel bigger. We take a tour of London's brightest homes, where the great outdoors is never quite off limits - even when the temperature drops.

Property

Movable walls, "super-rooms" and winter gardens are among innovative ideas that are the latest big trend to hit new homes throughout London.

Property

This year’s Apprentice home has been valued at £15.5 million.

Property

Thanks to slashed journey times, the areas along the western section of the Crossrail route have seen the highest price growth of any part of the line this year. We take a look at the route from West Drayton to Acton.

Property

We find homes along the first stretch of the west-east London Crossrail route - from Reading to West Drayton - that will offer commuters much faster journey times.

Property
Two bedroom flat to rent in Victoria Street, St.Albans AL1. On with Langleys for £825 pcm (£190 pw).

Plus, new build hotspots, latest rent level figures, and will renters ever be able to buy their own home?

Property

Borrowers concerned about the impact of an interest rate rise on their monthly mortgage repayments

Property

Prices in Cambridge and London have increased by over £50,000 and £60,000 respectively over the last year

Property

There are pockets of good value for first-time buyers in every corner of London, with new shared-ownership homes being built from travel zones1-5.

Property
Two bedroom flat for sale, Chatham Place, Brighton, East Sussex BN1. On with Cubitt and West for £200,000

Southampton, Brighton and Luton could be new focus for homehunters

Property
One bedroom converted folly dating back to the 1700s to rent, The Gazebo, Friars Lane, Richmond TW9. On with Featherstone Leigh for £2,000 pcm (£462 pw) .

Half of home owners believe their properties urgently need modernisation to increase its value

Property

Step inside luxurious oast-house conversions, wow-factor windmills and towering transformations.

Property
Six bedroom detached house for sale, The Old Manse, Eday, Orkney KW17. On with Orkney Property Centre for £120,000 fixed price.

Cost of UK average house now estimated at £203,135

Property

New-build homes are already going up along the high-speed rail link that will slash commuting times into London.

New Articles
Edinburgh’s every corner is full of mystery, intrigue and romance. World class pubs to ghost tours and hikes are on the agenda for the more adventurous couple

But sales at their highest point since 2007

Property

Still trendy and edgy, London's Tate/Globe/Shard hinterland is now getting a second wave of glamorous new flats.

Property
The number of new affordable homes fell from 60,480 to 42,830 between 2010 and 2013

Plus, rent in retirement, sell your own home, and why fly the nest?

Property

The yawning gulf between what typical first-time buyers earn and the price of homes in each London borough is revealed today.

Property

A chef and his wife turned a tired Dulwich Victorian villa into a sleek yet practical family home - after spotting the potential of its huge, windowless basement.

A-Z list of property area guides

Thinking of moving? View over 200 property area guides on London and commuter hotspots

Property
The number of new affordable homes fell from 60,480 to 42,830 between 2010 and 2013
new homes

Property
Foster + Partners: 'Battersea Roof Gardens'
news

Plus, Battersea's new roof gardens, remortgaging up, and flatsharing policies

Property
One bedroom flat to rent, Smithfield Street, Edinburgh EH11. On with 1-2-Let for £495 pcm (£114 pw).
rents

Property
Former Independent owner Sir Anthony O'Reilly's estate in Ireland. On the market with Knight Frank, price in excess of €30 million
news

Plus, homeowners' safety, Irish estate, and heating bills

Property
George Harrison’s former childhood home sold for £156,000
people

Property
An in-built oven features in the Aura range from In-toto Kitchens
news

Property
Two bedroom flat to rent in Victoria Street, St.Albans AL1. On with Langleys for £825 pcm (£190 pw).
rent

Property
More than 3m households are on a financial knife-edge, when just a small drop in income could put them at risk of losing their home
house prices

Property
Three bedroom lodge, Goose Lakes, Billing Aquadrome, Crow Lane, Northampton NN3. On for £90,000 with James Anthony.
news

Plus, house prices in 2019, mortgage lending down, estate agent woes, and how often do houses sell?

Property
Five bedroom detached house for sale, Castlehill Steading, Carmunnock, Glasgow G76. On with Clyde Property for offers over £650,000.
news

Property
Three bedroom, detached house, Bryn Road, Pontllanfraith, Blackwood NP12. On with Brinsons for £300,000.
news

Plus, breaking into your own home, renters' concerns, and where are sales are below average?

Property
Four bedroom Grade I listed home in Church Walk, Ludlow, Shropshire on for £565,000 with Strutt & Parker.
news

Plus, lack of space, viewings and a black and white Reader's House

Property
news

Property
Rents in five regions of England and Wales are higher than 12 months ago
rent

Property
The X Factor house: Eight bedroom detached house, Lancaster Avenue, Hadley Wood, Hertfordshire EN4. On with Statons for offers over £2,500,000.
news

Plus, mortgages for self-employed, London's cooling market, and a tasty house cake

Property
Two bedroom flat to rent in Victoria Street, St.Albans AL1. On with Langleys for £825 pcm (£190 pw).
news

Plus, house sale fall through rate, the £5m market, and 'bank of mum and dad' figures

Property
news

Comedian Eddie Izzard is backing a campaign to stop a large part of one of London’s biggest social housing estates being turned into £1 million flats for sale.

Property
news

Save hundreds of pounds by shopping around and getting a better deal on your energy and insurance.

Property
Three bedroom, detached house, Bryn Road, Pontllanfraith, Blackwood NP12. On with Brinsons for £300,000.
news

Plus, inheritance plans, latest rent figures, and how to live in Shangri La

Property
St Andrews golf club in Scotland
news

Plus, television house prices, rent to buy yield hotspots, and thatch danger

Property search
Browse by area

A-Z index: area guides

Thinking of moving? View over 200 property area guides on London and commuter hotspots

H&P newsletter signup
Property search
Independent Dating
and  

By clicking 'Search' you
are agreeing to our
Terms of Use.

ES Rentals

    A-Z index: area guides

    Thinking of moving? View over 200 property area guides on London and commuter hotspots

    Featured properties

    Bryan Adams' heartstopping images of wounded British soldiers to go on show at Somerset House

    Bryan Adams' images of wounded soldiers

    Taken over the course of four years, Adams' portraits are an astonishing document of the aftermath of war
    The drugs revolution starts now as MPs agree its high time for change

    The drugs revolution starts now as MPs agree its high time for change

    Commons debate highlights growing cross-party consensus on softening UK drugs legislation, unchanged for 43 years
    The camera is turned on tabloid editors in Richard Peppiatt's 'One Rogue Reporter'

    Gotcha! The camera is turned on tabloid editors

    Hugh Grant says Richard Peppiatt's 'One Rogue Reporter' documentary will highlight issues raised by Leveson
    Fall of the Berlin Wall: It was thanks to Mikhail Gorbachev that this symbol of division fell

    Fall of the Berlin Wall

    It was thanks to Gorbachev that this symbol of division fell
    Halloween 2014: What makes Ouija boards, demon dolls, and evil clowns so frightening?

    What makes ouija boards and demon dolls scary?

    Ouija boards, demon dolls, evil children and clowns are all classic tropes of horror, and this year’s Halloween releases feature them all. What makes them so frightening, decade after decade?
    A safari in modern Britain: Rose Rouse reveals how her four-year tour of Harlesden taught her as much about the UK as it did about NW10

    Rose Rouse's safari in modern Britain

    Rouse decided to walk and talk with as many different people as possible in her neighbourhood of Harlesden and her experiences have been published in a new book
    Welcome to my world of no smell and odd tastes: How a bike accident left one woman living with unwanted food mash-ups

    'My world of no smell and odd tastes'

    A head injury from a bicycle accident had the surprising effect of robbing Nell Frizzell of two of her senses

    Matt Parker is proud of his square roots

    The "stand-up mathematician" is using comedy nights to preach maths to big audiences
    Paul Scholes column: Beating Manchester City is vital part of life at Manchester United. This is first major test for Luke Shaw, Angel Di Maria and Radamel Falcao – it’s not a game to lose

    Paul Scholes column

    Beating City is vital part of life at United. This is first major test for Shaw, Di Maria and Falcao – it’s not a game to lose
    Frank Warren: Call me an old git, but I just can't see that there's a place for women’s boxing

    Frank Warren column

    Call me an old git, but I just can't see that there's a place for women’s boxing
    Adrian Heath interview: Former Everton striker prepares his Orlando City side for the MLS - and having Kaka in the dressing room

    Adrian Heath's American dream...

    Former Everton striker prepares his Orlando City side for the MLS - and having Kaka in the dressing room
    Simon Hart: Manchester City will rise again but they need to change their attitude

    Manchester City will rise again but they need to change their attitude

    Manuel Pellegrini’s side are too good to fail and derby allows them to start again, says Simon Hart
    Isis in Syria: A general reveals the lack of communication with the US - and his country's awkward relationship with their allies-by-default

    A Syrian general speaks

    A senior officer of Bashar al-Assad’s regime talks to Robert Fisk about his army’s brutal struggle with Isis, in a dirty war whose challenges include widespread atrocities