Located just to the west of London and within easy striking distance of London, Berkshire is often known as Royal Berkshire because of the presence of Windsor Castle. Reading is its biggest town.
There are many new developments across the county including at Newbury, Bracknell, Reading, Maidenhead, Slough and Ascot from luxury family homes to riverside apartments.
Great rail links mean that you can be in London in well under an hour with trains to Waterloo and Paddington. Good motorway links also ensure that Birmingham, the Midlands and Oxford are not too far away. The M4 corridor also passes through the county, meaning there are plenty of employment opportunities in the area in the field of technology.
Major companies like BG, Nintendo, Amazon and Honda have a presence in the region and the University of Reading also attracts business.
Scotland's housebuilder with a rich heritage
CALA (The City of Aberdeen Land Association) Homes has a heritage going back over 100 years and can claim to be the first Scottish company listed on the London Stock Exchange. Starting out in Aberdeen, the company gradually expanded south to places such as Glasgow, Edinburgh and then across England. It's now regarded as a leading player in the UK housebuilding industry. CALA Homes aims to provide high quality, luxury new home...read more