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What developers are offering in east and south-east London

With the property market slowing across the UK, developers are becoming more and more eager to attract buyers. New-build homes are going up all over London but especially in the east and south-east of the [...]

July 30th, 2017|

How Metro 148 delivers maximum flexibility in London for our clients

Landlords often own properties in different parts of London. But that shouldn't mean having to deal with more than one estate agency. At Metro 148 we're happy to travel for our clients, ensuring they benefit [...]

July 16th, 2017|

Rent this superb two-bedroom property on the Shoreditch-Hoxton border

Have you ever thought of living in Hoxton or Shoreditch? I'm delighted to be instructed on this spacious two-bedroom duplex rental apartment on the border between two of London's most fashionable areas. I think it's perfect [...]

July 8th, 2017|

Metro 148 teams up with Love Digital TV

Metro 148 is delighted to have partnered with Love Digital TV to give clients the opportunity to access an exclusive Sky TV offer. The deal applies when you discover the entertainment provider’s Box Sets, Cinema [...]

June 29th, 2017|

Why viewing a property by Whatsapp makes a lot of sense

When moving to a new area, viewing properties to let or buy can be difficult. Things can change rapidly in the rental market especially. Even prospective tenants who are organised can find they miss out if they’re [...]

June 21st, 2017|

What the election result means for the property market and your home

The result of the general election was about as bad as could be for a property market already suffering the effects of prolonged uncertainty. Sales prices and rents are both under pressure. Owners aren’t selling [...]

June 13th, 2017|

Why transport is so important when buying property in London

London is a city built on transport. Shrewd property investment is about location. In the capital, nothing benefits an area more than connectivity. Prospective buyers and tenants need to get to work to earn a [...]

June 2nd, 2017|

Why you should call Gregorys Of Essex for a kitchen

In addition to letting and selling property, Metro 148 offers a wealth of other services including project management on renovations, sometimes including kitchen installations. Recently we worked on a property at Maritime Quay, now sold. We [...]

May 20th, 2017|

How can landlords let property for less at Metro 148?

The Government has been on an almost non-stop assault on landlords in recent years and many are feeling the pinch. Changes to Stamp Duty when buying second properties and alterations to the amount of tax [...]

May 20th, 2017|

Why Carrot Cars gets my personal recommendation as a taxi service

East London has excellent public transport. Not only is it served by the Jubilee line, the DLR, London Overground and an extensive bus network, but it’s due to be hooked up to Crossrail in December [...]

May 1st, 2017|

Why Mudchute Park And Farm is a great place to take the kids in E14

Change is coming in Docklands as more and more couples decide to stay and start families instead of moving out of London or away to the suburbs. Some buy, some rent but both face the same [...]

May 1st, 2017|

Metro 148 are delighted to be shortlisted at The Wharf Property Awards

We’re delighted to announce Metro 148 has been shortlisted in the Small Agency category at The Wharf Property Awards 2017. Metro 148 director Angelou Beswick said: “I’m thrilled to be in the running for this prestigious [...]

April 19th, 2017|

Where to go in east London to source plants and fresh cut flowers to brighten your property

A simple way to improve your property in the eyes of prospective buyers or tenants is to invest in a little greenery. Bunches of fresh cut flowers lend rooms a homely touch, often a splash [...]

April 6th, 2017|

Why Thai is best found at Kinkao on the Isle Of Dogs

Water is everywhere in Docklands – there's the Thames, the docks themselves, canals, fountains and rivers. But there's only one restaurant in east London that actually has a miniature river. That's Kinkao on the Isle Of [...]

April 1st, 2017|

Metro 148 recommends Market Lock And Safe for all your locksmith needs

We’ve all done it. You leave home, get to work, pat your pockets and realise you’ve left your keys at home. Whether it’s absentmindedness, accidental loss or even theft, there’s only one business we recommend [...]

March 19th, 2017|

The Gun pub in Blackwall, why you need to know about this hidden gem

As director of Metro 148, it's essential I know the areas I let and sell property in very well. With years of experience in east London, Canary Wharf and Docklands I’ve got some firm favourites that [...]

March 19th, 2017|

How do I let my property quickly and maximise the rent?

With competition in the lettings market hotting up and tenants increasingly in the driving seat, there are lots of things you can do to make your property stand out. With years of experience letting homes [...]

March 19th, 2017|

A look back to when we first started

Press coverage Metro 148 received back in 2014 just three months after opening

July 19th, 2016|

Brexit in the news

Director Angelou Beswick comments for The Wharf Newspaper on the recent Brexit vote

July 16th, 2016|

Metro 148 make the shortlist

Metro 148 are shortlisted at the Wharf innovation in business awards 2016

July 12th, 2016|

Finalists Wharf Property Awards 2016

Metro 148 are please to announce that we are finalists for Female Agent of the year and Small to medium agency of the year at the Wharf Property Awards 2016

June 27th, 2016|

Property in the paper

Featured lettings property in the Wharf Newspaper

May 19th, 2016|