Purchasing High Net Worth Property
Benson House Development, Kensington
Benson House is the latest opportunity to purchase in the prestigious 375 Kensington High Street development from developer St Edward.
Comprising 91 luxury apartments and penthouses, Benson House offers its residents top-class facilities, including a private cinema, 24-hour concierge provided by Harrods, state of the art fitness suite, treatment rooms and spa.
The development has been designed to offer an oasis in the bustling area of Kensington, maximising on green space and landscaped courtyards and water features.
The Royal Borough of Kensington is renowned for its exceptional shopping for both luxury and antique hunters alike. Bond Street and Mayfair are within close proximity, where shoppers will find high end fashion brands and high street retailers, and the independent shops of the West End are close by too – not to mention world famous department stores Harrods and Harvey Nichols as well.
Benson House is well connected for both local and international travel; High Street Kensington underground station offers links to Heathrow, Gatwick, City Airport and St Pancras International station, whilst the Piccadilly Line gives residents direct access to locations such as the famous Covent Garden.
When it comes to mainline train lines, Benson House is close to Kensington Olympia, West Brompton, Shepherd’s Bush and Imperial Wharf stations. Furthermore, by river, travel is possible between Putney Bridge and Blackfriars on the River Thames.
Property in Benson House
In Benson House, a 998 sq ft two-bedroom apartment sits at £1.95million, with 24-hour concierge, state of the art integrated kitchen appliances, access to fitness and wellness facilities and private cinema.
Securing a mortgage in Benson House
Properties in Benson House are anywhere from around £1million upwards, which can be more complicated to secure a mortgage for. Unless you have a very large deposit, arranging a £1million+ mortgage at a high loan to value (LTV) can be very difficult—so a good broker with excellent contacts across London can help.
A broker like Enness has ample experience securing such mortgages, and has the knowledge of the London property market to ensure the best solution.
Is it still a good idea to invest in London property?
There have been conflicting reports over the last year about the state of the London property market—but price stagnation means now is a good time for buyers to drive a hard bargain. For more information about why now is a good time to invest in luxury London real estate, click here.
Whatever your personal profile is—be that a foreign national from the Middle East, an expat, a self-employed worker or an employee with large bonus income—we have the contacts to find you the perfect mortgage and complete the purchase of your property in Benson House.