Winkworth’s Arona Sawar says there is a mix of people renting in Walthamstow, everyone from sharers to professional couples working in the City to people who are thinking of buying in the area to those who are renting long-term because they can’t afford a deposit to buy and the occasional downsizer.
One-bedroom flats range in price from around £715 a month to £1,200 a month. For example, letting agent Victoria Knight (020 8509 0002) has a one-bedroom flat in Grosvenor Park Road in the village for £1,200 a month and a one-bedroom conversion flat on St James Street, close to St James station, for £715 a month.
Three-bedroom houses range in price from £1,300 a month to £1,800 a month. Letting agents Your move (020 8520 3077) has a three-bedroom Victorian terrace house on Lancaster Road, close to Black Horse Lane, for £1,300 a month while Churchill Estates (020 8503 6060) has a similar house in Brunswick Street in the village for £1,800 a month.
Average prices: houses and flats to rent in Walthamstow
One-bedroom flat: £995 a month
Two-bedroom flat: £1,189 a month
Two-bedroom house: £1,323 a month
Three-bedroom house: £1,477 a month
Four-bedroom house: £1,636 a month