BANKSIDE: from Globe, to Tate to Starbucks
November 2009: Estate agents from London and New York are beating a path to wealthy buyers in China and Hong Kong to sell upmarket flats on their books. In London, buyers from Hong Kong and the mainland led a £22 million (HK$282.6 million) Asian buying spree at luxury block NEO Bankside released for sale just last month.
POSH FLATS ON BANKSIDE, POOR PEOPLE GO TO WALWORTH: New lows in sensitivity! New lows in carving up The Thames for the rich only!
We hope to write more on Bankside soon…
Glasshill St SE1 – scenic Southwark still at it’s best.
Bear Lane, SE1: 64 ‘luxury apartments’ by Galliard Homes: ‘An investment opportunity with guaranteed returns…As the shift of city commerce south of the river continues its trend, the potential returns for the buy to let investor is gathering momentum at an exciting pace….The apartments at Bear Lane are testimony to the long term growth such a dynamic development can offer, the opportunity to invest now and maximise the expected capital appreciation, guaranteed income package and sustained growth in rental yields – combine to provide a high profile residential opportunity within a prime business district …undergoing massive regeneration’. Says it all really!