With London house prices showing little sign of movement, the cost of housing continues to be an ever-present issue, with little on the horizon to suggest a change in the market. It therefore comes as no surprise that many are broadening their search to include areas outside of London, to find their next dream home. But when this means commuting into London for work, where should you consider?
We’ve looked at our current New Home listings, taking house prices, length of commute into London, and the town’s lifestyle ranking to give you our top 5 commuter picks!
LANES NEW HOMES:
So, whether you wish to take advantage of more affordable housing, escape the busy city, find a family friendly environment, or all the above, our guide can help you find a new place to call home.
WELWYN GARDEN CITY
Times Square, Liberty House
Just a short walk to the very popular town centre and only 25 minutes to London Kings Cross by train. Major road links A1, A414, M25 and M1 close by.
Fantastic commuter location with easy access to central London by train and major road links to the whole of the UK on the door step – M11, M25, A10, A414 and A120.
Stansted Airport only 10 miles drive.
Harlow Town has a huge array of shopping centres with popular brand stores, many leisure facilities plus 2 cinema complexes.
Within walking distance is a fast train service from Slade Green/Erith train stations which provide fast and frequent services to London Bridge from approx. 35 mins.
The M25 is minutes away, London City Airport 16 miles away, Gatwick Airport 38 miles and City of London 18 miles.
Bluewater shopping centre is approx. 10-minutes’ drive as is several good local schools nearby!
Located in the popular town of Cheshunt, providing superb road and rail links. A10 and M25 are minutes away and Cheshunt to London Liverpool Street by train in 24 minutes.
Close to Enfield Town, offering a diverse selection of restaurants, cafes, bars, Palace Gardens Shopping Centre. Enfield Town rail station (Zone 5) is just 35 minutes from Liverpool Street
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ARKLEY, AYLESBURY, BARKWAY, BARNET, BROOKMANS PARK, BRUNSWICK PARK, BROXBOURNE, BUNTINGFORD, CHESHUNT, CROUCH END, CUFFLEY, ENFIELD, EPPING, EPPING GREEN, ERITH, GILSTON, GOFFS OAK, HADLEY WOOD, HARLOW, HAROLD WOOD, HEMEL HEMPSTEAD, HERTFORD, HERTFORD HEATH, HITCHIN, ILFORD, LUTON, MILL HILL, OLD HARLOW, PONDERS END, PUCKERIDGE, QUENDON, ROMFORD, SAFFRON WALDEN, SOUTHGATE, ST ALBANS, STEVENAGE, SUTTON, WALTHAM ABBEY, WALTHAM CROSS, WARE, WELWYN, WELWYN GARDEN CITY, WHETSTONE, WIDFORD, WHINCHMORE HILL, WOOLWICH