With a number of new developments having launched on Upper Richmond Road in the last few years, this area of Putney is shaping up as a hotspot, attracting a wide international mix of investors, young professionals and those seeking a pied-a-terre in the city. A new Little Waitrose, bars and restaurants have opened in this bustling stretch of Putney as a result of the regeneration.
At the exclusive London Square Putney, a buy-to-let day is being held on Saturday 3rd October for prospective investors interested in investing in this hotspot. London rental market, contemporary furnishing and financial experts will be on hand offering free impartial advice to attendees.
Award-winning developer, London Square will be holding the event, which is open to all, between 11am and 4pm in the Sales Suite where guests will be able to view the cutting-edge two-bedroom show apartment and premium two-bedroom show penthouse. Interested buy-to-let investors will be given the opportunity to discover how easy all aspects of purchasing, letting and managing a buy-to-let investment is with London Square and its team of experts.
RHA Prime France, which has over 80 years of experience with new home mortgage products, will be on hand to provide guests with expert financial advice and information on specialist new build mortgage products. Wigmore Jones, with its wealth of knowledge in the London rental market and property management of high quality, desirable new-build and refurbished properties, will be available to discuss finding the perfect property tenant.
David Phillips, which specialises in contemporary furnishing solutions and provide a complete installation service, will also be on hand to discuss the bespoke packages created for London Square Putney. These are designed to include everything required to fully furnish a property at a price to suit the rental value.
Katja Kapulainen, who has bought an investment property at London Square Putney, comments: “We bought our two bedroom apartment at London Square Putney predominately as an investment as we feel the property will let really easily and we’ll get great returns.”
Over 30 households have moved into London Square Putney already, with the 11-storey development expected to be fully complete in Spring 2016 and now over 80% sold. The off-plan sales success at the distinctive contemporary development of 113 one, two and three bedroom cutting-edge apartments, designed by internationally-acclaimed architects Allford Hall Monaghan Morris, reflects the high demand from canny investors for smart new homes in London.
Apartments at London Square Putney have been designed to maximise the use of light and space, each with a balcony or winter garden. The apartments feature bespoke kitchens by Siematic, luxurious bathrooms, underfloor heating and audio systems.
London Square Putney will incorporate a south-facing private garden for residents, as well as communal roof gardens. Additionally, other facilities include a 24-hour concierge service, underground car parking where residents have the opportunity to purchase a space, as well as a new public plaza.
Rebecca Littler, Sales and Marketing Director of London Square, said: “The location and design of London Square Putney is perfect for those wanting to live and work in the capital. From an investor’s point of view, there are definitely benefits of buying a property here as an investment for the future, particularly with all of the regeneration under way on Upper Richmond Road, as well as the superb connections into London. The advice that our panel of experts will provide at our investor day is invaluable and normally something that you have to pay for. We hope it will provide interested investors with a one stop shop for all of their buy-to-let needs.”
As well as links to London Waterloo in only 17 minutes from nearby Putney station, there is access on the District Line to the exclusive areas of Chelsea and Knightsbridge and the rail hubs of Victoria and Paddington. Commuter riverboat services run to Blackfriars and the nearby A3 runs straight into central London, whilst a short drive over Putney Bridge takes you to Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea. Heathrow, Gatwick and London City airports are all accessible in less than 50 minutes.
The shopping and lively café culture of Putney High Street is close at hand, blending upmarket brands with quirky independent retailers. Putney caters to all tastes, with over 30 restaurants and bars to choose from. For the active, there is the capital’s first Daley Thompson fitness centre a short walk away and open spaces nearby, including riverside walks, Wandsworth Park, Putney Heath, Wimbledon Common and Richmond Park.
Prices start from £760,000 for a two-bedroom apartment and £1,450,000 for an apartment in The Terrace Collection – the development’s show stopping collection of apartments on the four upper floors. Please visit www.londonsquare.co.uk or call the London Square Putney Sales Suite on 0333 666 2838 or email Putney@londonsquare.co.uk