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August 2018 Newsletter

 Keep up to date with the latest news with our mid-summer lettings special. We reveal our fastest flat to let in our 68-year history, Steve Cook, Head of Lettings and Management, explains how savvy landlords are upgrading their apartments to attract more viewings and Alison Cork, the writer and broadcaster, shares what she learned by running for London Mayor. 



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Nothing in our 68-year history had prepared us for the record-smashing feat which we achieved this month. It took us just four hours to let an apartment on Chesham Place, between Belgrave Square and Pont Street. Not four days or four weeks, but four hours.  

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Lettings market comment: secrets from the expert

"If sales are traditionally quieter at this time of year, it is a different story for lettings" says Steve Cook, Head of Lettings and Management at Henry & James. "As we approach one of the busiest times in the lettings calandar, the Belgravia lettings landscape is hotting up. Savvy landlords have got wise to it and are upgrading their properties to stand out in this competetive space. But for tenants, three things matter above all; location, finish and timing."


Step inside this architectural gem on Brunswick Gardens in Kensington. It offers a mix of modern and traditional fittings, including a contemporary kitchen, master suite with dressing area and spiral staircase with access to a roof terrace. It would suit a family looking to relocate to London in time for the new academic year.  

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As people continue to flock to their hotels and villas for their summer getaways, we pick the best holiday essentails from Belgravia. Read our round-up of summer fashion and trends for the city, coast and country. There is a combination of classic style, easy to wear clothes and accessories for summer shopping.    

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Alison Cork is an entrepreneur, writer and broadcaster. The successful business woman ran as the Conservative candidate for London Mayor, reaching the semi-finals. Here Alison shares what she has learned by running for one of London's most important jobs. 

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This brand new and immaculately refurbished two bedroom apartment is on the second floor of a desirable portered block with easy access to Knightsbridge and the village atmosphere of Motcomb Street. The flat has been completely and intelligently redesigned and the expensive materials and beautiful interior design makes this property feel exceptionally spacious and bright.    

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A bigger wave, oil on canvass, 120 x 120 cm, Garry Pereira  
In partnership with our neighbours the contemporary art gallery, Osborne Studio Gallery, we will be showcasing one "painting of the month" on our website during 2018. This is our chosen painting for August. 

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What are the best shows to watch at home this summer? The Henry & James Team recommend their favourite TV programmes for August. We pick everything from dramas to comedies.

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Who needs to melt in the Med or boil in the Bahamas? We choose the 10 best things to do with the family in London. You will find everything from our preview of the new Christopher Robin movie and wild swimming in The Serpentine to the world's longest tunnel slide.  

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Visit Kensington Palace to catch a glimpse of Princess Diana's most iconic dresses including her legendry blue velvet gown that she wore when dancing with John Travolta at The White House.   

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Next month we interview Judith Blacklock, a leading name in the world of floristry and author of 16 best-selling books. 

Are you thinking of moving or just curious to know how much your home is worth? Talk to our Belgravia team for accurate valuations and market insights for both sales and lettings, call us on 020 7235 8861 or email us today.

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