from MacroScope:

Million pound London flat lands on affordable housing list

August 27, 2015

A sign is seen outside some newly built apartments in Berkhampstead, southern EnglandFor most people a home worth over a million pounds ($1.6 million) is nowhere near affordable but that is just how one London flat has been tagged by a housing association in Britain's capital.

from Breakingviews:

EU helps New York beat London in hot art market

November 14, 2014

By Carol Ryan

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

London real estate at an inflection point

July 17, 2014

By George Hay

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Photographers' Blog:

The world’s best commute?

July 3, 2014

London, United Kingdom

By Toby Melville

As a Reuters Photographer based in London, an average commute to my first assignment of the day – normally covering either a political or business story in the city centre – would take roughly an hour. That’s 60 minutes, to drive all of 8 miles.

from Photographers' Blog:

City Slickers

March 3, 2014

London, Britain

By Eddie Keogh

The beast that is Canary Wharf underground station spits out its batch of workers every morning and swallows them up again every evening, Monday to Friday.

from Photographers' Blog:

Morning Glory

By Andrew Winning
February 1, 2014

London, Britain

By Andrew Winning

Morning Glory is the antidote to a room full of rowdy, drunken party-animals lurching out of step to booming dance music. Here, sleepy-eyed clubbers queue up quietly in the early morning, some still in their pyjamas and dressing gowns, before filing into the venue.

from Breakingviews:

ICBC takes slow-burn approach to global expansion

January 30, 2014

By John Foley

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist.  The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Who’s next for Boris Bikes? Co-op? Wonga?

December 13, 2013

By Quentin Webb

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from MacroScope:

The big questions on the UK housing market: what the analysts say

November 28, 2013

Although UK house prices will head steadily higher in the next two years, analysts polled by Reuters are divided over whether the Bank of England can restrain the market if it overheats. Here's what they said in the latest Reuters poll, taken this week:

from India Insight:

Rupee spoils holidays abroad for Indians, but not for all

July 12, 2013

With the rupee hovering near a record low, Indian tourists would be tempted to give foreign shores a miss this year. But staying home is not an option for Harsh Chadha, a multinational executive just back from a three-week family vacation in the UK.