The Buying Agents Chelsea cover Chelsea, Belgravia, Knightsbridge, South Kensington and surrounding areas.
Chelsea was an artist colony that was the epicentre of the ‘Swinging Sixties”. The area attracted iconic residents like the Beatles and the Rolling Stones. Today, Chelsea upholds its reputation as an exclusive, fashionable address highly favoured by both home buyers and investors. Chelsea is in Central London and part of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. It borders the River Thames to the south and merges into Knightsbridge and South Kensington to the north and north-west. Its eastern boundary lies at the Chelsea Bridge Road and Lower Sloane Street.
Chelsea is a lively borough with a vibrant social scene. The area is famous for its Michelin-starred restaurants, cafes, nightclubs and world-class shopping. Chelsea attracts a wide range of homebuyers of all ages with so much to offer. The area is also popular with international buyers looking for a second home in the capital. Its diverse property offering retains many residents when upsizing or downsizing.
Some of the capitals most expensive homes are in Chelsea, and the super-prime market is always busy. As with most super-prime locations, the best homes rarely sell on the open market. At the higher end of the market, there can be a limited pool of potential buyers. As a result, most trophy homes sell through a select number of trusted buying agents and their contacts.
Demand for houses with good gardens or on one of the garden squares is always high. Around 50% of open market listings will sell in competitive situations if listed at the right price. Having professional representation will give you access to the whole market and increase your chances of success.
The areas in SW3 closer to Knightsbridge tend to have a higher density of apartments and smaller houses. Then as you go further west, space increases, and the properties get larger. The most prominent residences are in and around SW10. Some of Chelsea’s most expensive homes are in The Boltons Conservation Area.
Many investors see the area as an excellent long-term investment and often buy property for their children. Buying the best property on the most desirable roads is also relatively low risk and ensures good resale demand. In addition, the area is always popular with young professionals, so rental demand is high.
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