South London real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of South London is exemplified by its calm ambience. This part of the city is reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially closer to the railway line. Lastly, public green spaces, including Watson Street Park and Thames Park, are especially well-distributed and there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to unwind in, resulting in them being easy to reach from numerous locations within South London.
South London will attract home buyers that appreciate a diversity of means of transportation. Travelling on foot is quite practical for house buyers in this area; many daily needs can be met by walking. The public transit network in this part of the city is quite accessible. Residents are served by about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. Driving is often the preferred approach to get around in this part of the city. It is easy to park.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing around 40% of dwellings in South London, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. The split between renters and homeowners is about even. This neighbourhood experienced its most significant construction boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
It is a reasonably short walk to access daycares and schools from most homes for sale in this part of the city. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. As far as food is concerned, it is easy to reach the nearest supermarket on foot in South London. Furthermore, this neighbourhood is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, for instance along Grand Avenue, and a small variety of coffee shops is available as well. It is also easy to access a number of clothing stores on foot.