Knightsbridge

Middle Eastern investors are only interested in three addresses in London

Luxury properties in London have always been a big hit with Middle Eastern investors. But there’s been a recent surge in wealthy Gulf investors snapping up luxury property across three of the most sought-after addresses in London, according to bespoke property services agent Rokstone.<p>“We are seeing …

Business

Knightsbridge crash: Woman, 83, dies after being hit by truck in front of horrified shoppers outside Harrods

ES News Email<p>An elderly woman was run over and killed by a lorry in front of horrified shoppers in Knightsbridge.<p>The pensioner, 83, was hit by the …

London

You can now rent this Knightsbridge flat where The Beatles used to live

But it will set you back £5,417 a month!<p><b>Music lovers get ready for this news – you can now rent a flat where The Beatles used to live.</b><p>Located in the …

Brian Epstein

A £3.2 million Knightsbridge flat – and a £56,000 car — could be yours for £10.25 if you answer one question right

• <b>Your Laddr is offering people the chance to win a £3.2 million Knightsbridge home and a £56,000 car for £10.25.</b>• <b><br>Entrants are asked to play a picture-based guessing game, and the best attempt will win.</b><p>Owning a flat in London can seem like an unrealistic goal — especially in the city's most expensive …

Business

Spot the hidden ball and this £3.2m Knightsbridge apartment could be yours for £10

An apartment based in the centre of Knightsbridge and valued at £3.2m is being offered to members of the public in exchange for £10 and the correct answer to a “spot the ball” competition.<p>The three-bedroom, two-bathroom flat, which is a stone’s throw away from luxury department store Harrods, comes …

London

A Knightsbridge flat for £10?

Knightsbridge isn’t usually somewhere to shop on a budget but this year one lucky home hunter might pick up a three-bedroom apartment on Walton …

Real Estate

Yours for £400k: Knightsbridge 'micro-penthouse' complete with sitting room, kitchen and bedroom opposite Harrods

An architect-designed penthouse apartment opposite Harrods would normally be expected to come with a price-tag running to tens of millions of pounds.

London

This $4.3m apartment in Knightsbridge, London could be yours ... for just $13

The elegant three-bedroom abode on London’s swanky Walton Street boasts all the trimmings of a classic West London apartment. (Your LADDR)<p>The 1,063 …

London

Knightsbridge Tube station is undergoing a massive revamp to become step-free by 2020

Knightsbridge Tube station is next on the list to become step-free, with Transport for London (TfL) announcing it will become more accessible from …

Sadiq Khan

Disused passenger tunnels to be reopened at Knightsbridge tube station

A redevelopment of Knightsbridge tube station is underway, opening up a series of disused tunnles that the public haven’t seen since the 1930s.<p>As …

Pictured: how London's Knightsbridge Tube station will look after multi-million pound revamp

ES News Email<p>This is how Knightsbridge Tube station will look when a multi-million pound redevelopment is completed in five years.<p>The busy station, …

Sadiq Khan

Harry's Dolci | Italian Restaurant Knightsbridge

Harry's Dolce Vita is an Italian restaurant in the heart of Knightsbridge, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner with an extensive Italian wine list …

What do the renters of 2017 want in a home?

Consider the London of 10 years ago. There was no Uber, no CityMapper, no cycle routes and very few new-build regeneration zones beyond Zone 3.<p>Fast …

Property (UK)

These are the 10 London neighbourhoods with the most £10m plus homes

London's high-end housing market may be struggling, but more than 50 homes worth more than £10m have been sold so far this year, new analysis has …

Real Estate

Moment bungling 'smash-and-grab' gang flee after failed raid on Knightsbridge shop

This is the moment a bungling mob of would-be smash-and-grab thieves made off after a failed raid on a Knightsbridge shop.

Flee

A London borough denied planning permission for the UK's most expensive flat — which could have been worth £200 million

LONDON — Planning officials at Westminster council in London have ruled to reject plans by a media mogul to create the UK's most expensive flat.<p>Ashley Tabor, who owns radio stations including Classic FM, applied to knock two properties in the luxury Knightsbridge Apartments together to create a …

Business

Supersized Penthouse Planned for Knightsbridge Faces Rejection

Planning officials recommended that London’s Westminster council members reject a plan to turn two luxury apartments in the Knightsbridge district …

Business

Omani sheikh buys £17 million flat in Knightsbridge... and another £8m flat for his staff

An Omani sheikh has spent £25 million on two Knightsbridge flats in a vote of confidence in London's beleaguered super-prime market.

Property (UK)

An Omani sheikh paid $34 million for two apartments so his family could live next to Harrods in London

A wealthy sheikh from Oman paid £25 million ($34 million) to buy two flats so his family, friends, and staff could live next to luxury department store Harrods in London’s Knightsbridge neighborhood.<p>According to a statement from real estate agent Rokstone, it’s the biggest flat deal in southwest …

Business

An ultra-wealthy sheikh has paid £25 million – just to live next to Harrods

It's the highest value apartment to sell in Knightsbridge for over two years.<p><b>London's Knightsbridge has long been the property location of choice</b> …

Real Estate

Post Auction Results and Thoughts From The Watches of Knightsbridge September Auction

The Watches of Knightsbridge auction took place this weekend and we thought it would be good to see how some of the lots we highlighted performed. As …

Watches

Robbers on mopeds ransack London jewellery store in broad daylight as people film on phones

A moped gang armed with hammers raided a luxury jeweller in broad daylight as bystanders filmed on mobile phones.<p>Dramatic footage showed six robbers …

Crime

Sledgehammer-wielding robbers on motorbikes smash their way into upmarket Knightsbridge jewellers in daylight raid

Sledgehammer-wielding robbers on motorbikes have been filmed smashing their way into an upmarket Knightsbridge jewellers in a terrifying raid.<p>The …

London

Moped raiders smash into Knightsbridge jewellers

A group of moped riders used sledgehammers to smash their way into a west London jewellers.<p>The group went into the Boodles store in Basil Street, Knightsbridge, at about 10:30 BST and smashed through counter displays.<p>Footage captured showed the robbers make away on their mopeds through the streets …

Scotland Yard

How to get U.S. Currency for Less

When comes to exchanging currency, the bank is not your only option. Although convenient, banks in Canada charge a higher rate which means you receive a significantly lower sum than what you would receive with a private financial institution.<p>The reason banks engage in this practice is because there …

Banking

Knightsbridge acid attack: New footage shows suspects on moped moments after man targeted during attempted robbery

Police have released footage of two suspects on a moped moments after an acid attack in London.<p>A 47-year-old man was was targeted on Walton Place in …

Policing

Knightsbridge 'acid attack': Police release video of suspects

Police have released video footage of two men wanted over a suspected acid attack in Knightsbridge.<p>Two suspects wearing black leathers and black helmets, sped away from the scene of the attack which left a 47-year-old injured on Tuesday.<p>It is not known if the liquid thrown was a corrosive …

Extremism

Dramatic footage shows aftermath of scene following moped attack

This footage shows the aftermath of a moped attack near Harrods.<p>The Metropolitan Police is trying to trace the suspects after a 47-year old man had …

Policing

Knightsbridge moped attack: Man left with facial injuries

<b>A man has been left with facial injuries after two people on a moped threw an unknown liquid at him in London's Knightsbridge.</b><p>The Met Police said the 47-year-old man was attacked in Walton Place at about 20:30 BST by "two males" on a moped.<p>The force said the man had been taken to a central London …

London

Moped riders throw liquid in man's face during 'attempted robbery' near Harrods

Thugs on mopeds threw an unknown liquid into a man's face during a suspected attempted robbery near Harrods.<p>A 47-year-old man was rushed to hospital …

Crime