Renting in Muswell Hill

Young professionals who can’t afford to rent in Islington make the journey northwards to Muswell Hill. Also families who can’t afford to buy in Muswell Hill will rent somewhere in the catchment area of a popular primary school.
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The most expensive rental home (pictured above) currently on the market is a five-bedroom family house in Cranley Gardens, available through Kinleigh Folkard & Hayward, for £4,117 a month. One- and two-bedroom flats make up the majority of the Muswell Hill rental market.

One-bedroom flats range from about £950 a month - which estate agent Ashtons is asking in Kings Avenue - to £1,517 a month, sought by Hamptons for a particularly well-decorated and furnished one-bedroom flat in Woodland Rise.

Two-bedroom flats range from about £1,257, which Martyn Gerrard seeks in Dorchester Court, Colney Hatch Lane, to about £2,058 a month, which Kinleigh Folkard & Hayward is asking in Onslow Gardens.
AVERAGE PRICES: renting houses and flats in Muswell Hill
  • One-bedroom flat: £1,130 a month
  • Two-bedroom flat: £1,445 a month
  • Three-bedroom flat: £2,357 a month
  • Four-bedroom flat: £2,763 a month
  • Property area guide on Muswell Hill with average property prices, current houses and flats for sale, best streets, up-and-coming areas and commuting times.
  • New homes: most of Muswell Hill is in a conservation area and there are limited opportunities for building new homes.
  • Local education: Muswell Hill has so many good state primary schools that few parents bother to look anywhere else.

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