When looking for a new home, there is no doubt that any form of outdoor area is at the top of the list for Londoners. Whether it’s a balcony, roof terrace or a private back garden- you’ve hit the jackpot there, just somewhere where one can enjoy the UK’s fleeting moments of sunshine.

Yet the privilege of having these spaces comes at a cost. In a recent report it has been identified that an outdoor space can add value to your property, as much as 12 per cent.

In London, residents are looking to buy and rent a lifestyle, rather than a convenient place to live. Meaning there is no better time for vendors and landlords to move away from traditional home improvements and covert flat roofs or balconies into habitable outdoor oases.

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