"Smart new-builds are sprouting up for first-timers keen to take up the government’s Help to Buy offer and who can afford the £249,000-plus price tags for a one-bedder. If you want to get a sense of Reading’s recent turnaround in fortunes, from a convenient commuting spot in the Thames Valley to a choice address, you need only look to the Thames Lido." (The Times - 21 April 2019)