Old Spitalfields Market in London to be sold for £100m

Old Spitalfields market, one of London’s top-ten visitor attractions, could be set to emerge on the property market as proprietors Ballymore Group weigh up selling the site to generate funds for its new Embassy Gardens development in Battersea. At present, no formal decision has been made on the future of the unique Victorian market hall, but sources have confirmed that Ballymore Group have drawn up a shortlist of suitable companies to advise on marketing Spitalfields to potential buyers within the U.K. and overseas.