England's First Floating Village Coming Soon To East London

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Faced with rising sea levels, would you consider a move onto the water? Soon, a community of Londoners will have exactly that option. DRMM Architects has won the Royal Docks competition to design England's first floating village. London Mayor Boris J...

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Margaret Thatcher Home To Go On Sale For US$ 59.5 Million

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Margaret Thatcher's former home is to go on the market for up to US$ 59.5 million after wealthy foreign buyers have been attracted by its "blue plaque effect".

The house in Belgravia, London, will go up for sale after its current owners...

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The Shard Wins Top Emporis Skyscraper Award

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The Shard in London has secured the top prize for the world's most renowned prize for high-rise architecture - the Emporis Skyscraper Award 2013.

The Shard, currently Western Europe's tallest building, was selected for first prize from ...

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The Most Expensive Office Building In London Is Up For Sale

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London's biggest and most expensive office building, HSBC's global headquarters, is up for sale at what would be a record price for the British market, in a sign that the capital's -commercial property market is booming again, reported The Financial ...

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Japan's Tallest Building Opened

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Japan's tallest building will opened in Osaka, as Asia's third-biggest metropolitan economy aims to lure tourists and stem businesses from moving to Tokyo.

Kintetsu Corporation, one of the main rail operators in western Japan, spent US$...

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