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Hot property buys of 2016: the key transport upgrades

Key regeneration projects and transport improvements are creating new property hotspots and buying opportunities in areas that were once avoided. If you want a good investment as well as a home, it pays to know about the game-changing transport upgrades planned throughout the capital - from the Northern Line extension and Crossrail, to 13 new Thames crossings that will help create a "City in the East".

The east London spot awash with history and culture

With fast trains to Oxford Circus, and trains to Liverpool Street taking just 17 minutes, it's no wonder that the well-connected east London town of Walthamstow is such a hit with the local community. Young professionals and families are now heading to the area in search of better value.