Arcapita buys 285 luxury apartments at Abu Dhabi’s Saadiyat Beach Residences complex

16 July 2015

Mubadala Development has sold the first phase of its Saadiyat Beach Residences apartment complex on Saadiyat Island to Bahrain-based alternative investment fund Arcapita.

The complex of three low-rise residential buildings containing 285 apartments is situated within a gated community and is currently leased to Saadiyat Island’s master developer, Tourism Development & Investment Company.

Mohammed Chowdhury, the managing director at Arcapita, declined to comment on a reported sale price of $200 million, citing confidentiality agreements signed with Mubadala.

However, he … Read more ›

Abu Dhabi rents up 6 per cent in the second quarter

13 July 2015

Rents in Abu Dhabi jumped by 6 per cent in the second quarter of this year from the first on a lack of new supply, according to a report by Asteco.

The property consultant said new leases were being agreed on rates that were typically about 8 per cent higher than previous deals, but renewals on prime, high and mid-quality accommodation were typically being signed with increases of 4 to 6 per cent.

Read more ›

Henry Wiltshire proudly sponsor Battersea Dogs & Cats Home’s annual world-famous Collars & Coats Gala Ball

08 July 2015

Battersea’s eagerly awaited Collars & Coats Gala Ball returns for a seventh year of sensational star studded entertainment.

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home’s annual world-famous Collars & Coats Gala Ball, proudly supported by Henry Wiltshire International, returns with a bang for a seventh year on Thursday 12 November 2015. Taking place at Evolution, an exclusive venue set in the grounds of Battersea Park, this spectacular night of entertainment and glamour brings together the biggest names from stage, screen, sport, and fashion to … Read more ›

More Property to Let in Nine Elms Soon

01 July 2015

Developer Dalian Wanda Group has announced the contractors chosen to build a landmark development that looks set to create more property to let in Nine Elms.

CI-ONE has been chosen as the primary contractor on the project to build the One Nine Elms building after the work, worth £900 million, was put out to international tender. There has already been more than 12 months of work preparing the site, and construction work on the landmark development is now imminent. The project … Read more ›

Why Contact Vauxhall Estate Agents?

24 June 2015

Vauxhall, an area in the London Borough of Lambeth, was once known for being run-down, neglected and no-one’s first choice as a place to live. This is changing, however, and Vauxhall is set to be regenerated and transformed to become an ideal location for anyone wishing to move to London. The Vauxhall Nine Elms Battersea (VNEB) regeneration is the largest regeneration area in central London, set to transform the area by 2030. As Vauxhall estate agents will tell you, now … Read more ›

What Are the Benefits of Property to Let in Nine Elms?

17 June 2015

Nine Elms is a district of London in the Borough of Wandsworth, between Battersea and Vauxhall. As it was a largely an industrial area, it isn’t always people’s first choice when choosing property. However, there are homes along the riverside and plenty of beautiful property to let in Nine Elms, and a wealth of reasons to invest there.

The most obvious reason is, of course, the current development involving around £15 billion investment in transforming barely used land into luxury apartments. … Read more ›