High-speed Crossrail will change the lives of millions, creating new homes hotspots along its 75-mile route. We take a tour of the districts most likely to benefit from faster trains — from Reading in the west to Shenfield and Abbey Wood in the east.
A five-bedroom terraced house on the popular Peterborough Estate, ideally located for both Eel Brook Common and South Park
A state-of-the-art farm-building conversion on the former Cliveden Estate, with 11,420sq ft of internal space, cinema and wine cellar
Windsor Castle overlooks this three-bedroom Victorian cottage located on one of Windsor's smartest roads
A boutique mews house, set around a central courtyard, with three bedrooms and a private roof terrace
A four-bedroom farm-conversion with three bathrooms and two reception rooms
A two-bedroom detached house with ensuite bathrooms and a sun-drenched decked terrace, £750,000
A modern and spacious two-bedroom, penthouse flat with two bathrooms in a prestigious development
A beautifully renovated five-bedroom terrace with three reception rooms and a courtyard garden, £700,000
A four-bedroom period house which has been extended to provide almost 2,500sq ft of living space, £675,000
Browse the latest luxury homes on the market with celebrity connections, including Eddie Redmayne's Chelsea house-hunt, Madonna's old LA retreat and Julia Robert's home in Hawaii...
Glamorous new penthouses and rooftop homes have exclusive wraparound terraces and landscaped gardens with private pools, hot tubs and open-air dining areas with panoramic views. We take a sky-high tour of the London homes for sale with spectacular outdoor spaces.
This Edwardian home has a sober, smart exterior, but once through the front door it is a four-storey explosion of colour and contrasts...
The Thames-side town of Woolwich is all about regeneration and the arrival of Crossrail scheduled for 2018 is luring househunters to the area with prospects of improved transport connections and planned redevelopments...
Letting isn’t the only way to make money from your place in the sun. From letting for a few weeks each year to hosting weddings or opening a hotel, owners are keen to make their second homes pay...
A boarded-up ‘ugly’ workshop became the perfect project for two new business partners, who transformed the shabby building into a cosy home.
Barn conversions are a summer favourite for city dwellers craving rural views and room to relish the fresh air. From Aberdeenshire to Sussex, here's our pick of the best on the market...
Buyers who head for promising new growth areas in the capital often get rewarded. While the biggest recent price rises have been in coveted areas ringing prime central London, the new growth districts are further afield, in Zones 2, 3 and 4.
Mews houses are hot property. Join us as we take a tour to uncover some of the capital's most stunning mews conversions.
With a farmer's market, arts centre, exhibitions and venues for live music, it's easy to see why this pretty Thameside area is popular with commuters...
All eyes will soon be on this riverside district as plans for a lively 24-hour community with 15,000 new homes is under way.
George Bradley and a fellow architect transformed a cramped Hackney property using plywood and imaginative design.
A couple who met online transformed a Seventies home into a colourful showpiece, right down to the exotic fish.
Our exclusive research uncovers the best price growth hotspots and affordable options in some of the loveliest countryside the shires have to offer...
With trains within an hour from the city, many parts of Surrey and Hampshire offer quick commutes and value for money. We find the best spots to look for rural homes...
The Property Rich List 2014, compiled by Zoopla, revealed the most exclusive streets in Britain.
This year's property rich list revealed the ten most expensive towns to by a home throughout Britain.
A-Z list of property area guides
Property pricesThe latest Land Registry data reveals the average cost of buying a London home has risen by more than 11 per cent in the past year to £462,799.
Property newsThe London Borough of Sutton is a grammar school stronghold with affordable family homes. It's no wonder there's a rush of parents moving to the area...
Property newsClubbers won't be the only ones to gain from the 24-hour service as more affordable end-of-the-line locations get set for a property boost.
Property watchNine locations beyond the M25 get you into Liverpool Street in under an hour. We uncover the towns and villages where the average property prices start at £200,000...
This four-bedroom 17th-century cottage comes with paddocks, office space - ideal for a home-run business - and outbuildings ripe for a holiday-let conversion...
Escape the rat race at this six-bedroom farmhouse, along with a popular kennels and cattery business there's further potential in the paddocks and outbuildings.
Minutes from the market square, the ground-floor of this five-bedroom home is currently a thriving antique business in a perfect shop space of 28sq ft.
Capitalise on the fabulous views of Trevone Bay by taking two homes, offering eight guest rooms between them, and creating one spacious boutique B&B.
This Grade II-listed four-bedroom home comes with holiday-let potential in an adjoining two-storey studio, a further three workshops are awaiting conversion in the grounds.