These three commuter towns offer fast journeys into London and good-value homes - and are set to receive multi-million pound makeovers.
A two-bedroom maisonette set on the top two floors of a period building, close to Kentish Town Tube.
Take advantage of the extra space provided by former stables and outbuildings at this five-bedroom farmhouse.
This three-bedroom Victorian terrace is near to Queen’s Road Peckham station, Nunhead station.
A five-bedroom modern house with terrace, swimming pool, Zen treehouse and large carp pond
An unexpected gem with four bedrooms, remarkable vaulted reception and a galleried study area
A five-bedroom house in one of Lymington's most sought after tree lined avenues, moments from the marinas and sailing clubs
A grand early 19th century B&B close to the historic harbour, with four en suite bedrooms
A super-terminal will be the X factor that transforms Euston into a lively London quarter with new homes, shops and offices.
Russell Norman, star of the BBC2 series, The Restaurant Man, shares the Venetian style secrets of his latest Soho eaterie, Polpetto.
The price gap between country and city homes is wider than it has ever been. New research from Savills combines rail passenger numbers with average house prices to reveal the Top 20 commuter destinations for London workers.
Home For Now is a timely new book packed with quirky ideas for making a rented property beautiful.
Plus, home improvement hotspots, easyproperty coming soon, and renting near London's best pubs
Hollywood actress Jennifer Lawrence and her English actor boyfriend Nicholas Hoult are said to be eagerly house hunting in Hampshire.
Britain's most creative conversions have been carved out of magnificent historic buildings and quirky spaces. We take a property tour to discover imaginative oast houses, lighthouse towers and a piece of Cold War history.
The rise of the Glomads, MEcos and Tumbleweeders
Politicians are taking a stand over pre-selling property to foreign investors. A new industry code will put home-grown buyers back at the top of the developers' lists.
Drake's, a renowned silk tie maker, was stuck in a cramped and run-down factory in nearby Clerkenwell. Now it has a new location, with a bright factory workspace, a stylish shop and there are nine flats above.
As a luxury apartment at One Hyde Park - the world's most expensive residential block - sets a new London record by demanding rent of almost £200,000 a month, we take a peek inside some of the most extravagant rental homes.
Top chef Angela Hartnett reveals her most coveted design object, favourite homeware shops - and where to find the best beef and kidney pie.
Take a look at some of the most extravagant homes on the market as we keep you up to date with the latest celebrity property moves, including Johnny Depp’s £12 million bidding war for a Somerset estate.
Formerly a damp, cramped, smelly basement, this sunny, streamlined kitchen-diner is now the heart of Charlie and Mark Richardson's Barnsbury home.
A vibrant new Royal Academy show, Architecture Reimagined, stirs all the senses.
Take a look at our A-Z index of more than 200 property area guides covering London and the commuter hotspots. They are packed with information on new homes, schools, the best streets, average property prices and more.
A-Z list of property area guides
This big budget home overlooking London's Abbey Road studios is a pad to twist and shout about.
New mortgage rules are coming into force next month will inevitably lead to fewer mortgages being granted, say experts.
Restored by the designer Jocasta Innes and just around the corner from Mischa Barton's boutique, this four-bedroom gem is on the market.
Plus five year homeless high, mortgage protection and high end rents
Experts question whether Bank of England will step in to control ongoing growth
Report says that we are at a turning point in how we finance and build new homes
Plus, does London need a 21st century 'Domesday Book', and what do holiday home owners pack?
Average first-time buyer deposit now £27,500
Plus hoarding habits and housebuilding figures
Increased activity attributed largely to success of the new Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme
Plus, how are London's buyers different, uncompromising homehunters, and Help to Buy helping younger generation
Becks will need a US house as he sets up his football club in Miami.
Report suggests highest ever figures with biggest rises in Aberdeen, Liverpool and Belfast
For those in need of a magical fix, look to Lavenham Priory. The nine-bedroom retreat is in the village of Lavenham, Suffolk, which was used as a location for Godric’s Hollow in Harry Potter.
60%of homehunters admit they would be unlikely to buy a property in a street with an unfortunate name
If anyone knows how to scale the property ladder it's an estate agent. We ask three agents to tell us how they did it.
Graduates landing professional jobs are sniffing out new south London hotspots for a keen property deal - and pushing up prices as they go.
Plus, high landlord earnings in City of London, and worries over new mortgage regulations
95% mortgage range has trebled under Help to Buy 2
Plus fees and first time buyers
A six-bedroom house with vaulted wine cellar, orangery and two gated courtyards.
A five-bedroom house with an additional two-bedroom coach house and 1.12 acres of land.
A Grade II-listed one-bedroom cottage, surrounded by scenic woodland and rivers.