Barking

New riverside homes from £235k launch in east London

Barking Riverside is a 350-acre regeneration scheme and the first phase, Caspian Quarter, has been unveiled. The new district will boast new schools, shops, GP surgeries, community facilities and a new Barking Riverside Overground station, opening in 2021.

The average house price for every London borough

House prices across the capital are continuing to rise, according to latest Land Registry figures. The new report reveals the east London borough of Newham is the fastest-growing area, with a recorded annual increase of 15.5 per cent. Also in the east, the borough of Barking and Dagenham experienced the highest monthly price increase, with a hike of 2.2 per cent. 

The report highlights that growth in the more affordable pockets of London is outstripping the rest of the market, with affordability constraints and a shortage of properties driving homebuyers to seek cheaper options.

We reveal the average house price growth for every London borough.
 

Revealed: the cost of buying a home in every London borough

The latest Land Registry data reveals the average cost of buying a London home has risen by 16.3 per cent in the past year to £464,936. Waltham Forest is the London borough with the largest annual price growth of 25.1 per cent, while Barking and Dagenham has emerged as the most affordable borough to buy a home, with an average price of £265,912. We take a look at the average cost of buying a home in every London borough...
 

The average cost of renting in every London borough

A new report reveals the average cost of renting in London’s borough’s is  £1,461 a month. Discover the most affordable boroughs to live in based on private rental costs over a 12-month period throughout the capital, the cheapest areas include Barking and Dagenham (£864 a month), Bexley (£889 a month), Croydon (£916 a month) and Havering (£919 a month).