Surrey Quays

The new London Orbital

The London Orbital rail route opens on December 9 - creating new and cheaper ways for millions of Londoners to commute to work

Surrey Quays spotlight

Major regeneration is helping to put Surrey Quays back where it belongs – at the heart of London life

London's best affordable homes

It's not all doom and gloom for first-time buyers. With a little insider savvy, those on modest budgets can be still be winners, argues David Spittles