Central London real estate guide & listings for sale
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Central London. It is very easy to get to parks from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood, since most properties have one a short walk away. There are about 10 green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, like Victoria Park and Wellington Valley. Lastly, many sections of Central London is quite quiet, however noise can be problematic near one of the railway lines.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is reasonably simple to move around in Central London. Active house buyers will welcome the pedestrian-friendly nature of this part of London; running daily errands is easy on foot. The fairly good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. In particular, the neighbourhood is linked by about 20 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Cars are also a good means of transportation in Central London. Coming across a place to park is generally easy.
In Central London, around half of dwellings are large apartment buildings, and the rest of the houses are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This part of London is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. About three quarters of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters while owners occupy the remainder. The homes in this part of the city are quite old, because around 40% of its dwellings were constructed before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
A supermarket is typically accessible within a short walk from most houses for sale in this part of the city. Likewise, there is generally a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. A decent variety of clothing stores can also be found within a reasonably short walking distance, for example along Richmond Street. Concerning education, families will welcome that no matter where their house is located in this part of the city, schools and daycares are close by. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.