There are currently a lot of new developments popping up, in and around London, and South London has many great homes to choose from. I have created a list of the top 8 developments under £600,000 to encourage you to consider south side living. Not only is the south known for multiculturalism and green spaces, but it also has an incredible community feel. There are also many fun places to visit in this area, such as Greenwich Park, Brockwell Lido and Borough Market.
With the Help to Buy Scheme ending soon, it is a great time for people to consider buying their first home – if financially viable. Under this scheme, the government loans buyers up to 40% of the cost of a newly built home and you only have to start repaying I after 5 years. All of the properties below, apart from Oval Village, are listed as having help to buy available, so whether or not this scheme suits your needs we have a great list of homes to take a look at.
Situated in the South-East area in Deptford, this development is built within a former metal foundry and has exquisitely designed apartments to help tie in with this industrial history. There are premium 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes available and all benefit from a 12-hour concierge. The interior of each home is finished to a high standard and the kitchens are fitted with Siemens appliances. The development is also a great place to live for young professionals, as it is moments away from both New Cross and Deptford Station. Prices start at £395,000 for a 1 bedroom and go up to a maximum of £775,000 for a 3 bed.
Arklow Road, London SE14 6EB
Leon House is a collection of luxury 1 and 2 bedroom apartments in the heart of Croydon. Each apartment is designed to include an abundance of space and light filled interiors. There are also many communal areas in the complex, such as a sky garden, rooftop private dining room, and a residents lounge and co working space. On top of this, each apartment comes with a 10 year Premier Guarantee warranty, allowing you peace of mind when purchasing a home at this development.
Prices start at £349,000 for a 1 bedroom.
233 High Street, London CR0 1NF
The Venue is a community inspired development, situated in Anerley, offering a selection of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments. The development is perfect for eco-conscious, as there are green roofs which provide ecological and environmental benefits. Some units also feature private allocated parking spaces and there are also great transport links available.
Prices for an apartment in this complex start at £345,000.
William Booth Rd, Anerley, London SE20 8BX
This development in Wallington, offers beautiful 1 and 2 bedroom apartments and 3 and 4 bedroom houses. The complex is also adjacent to Hackerbridge station, and this offers direct links to London Victoria – making it the perfect place for young professionals. There are also landscaped gardens, family play areas and a proposed on-site café. There homes are built to a high standard by Barratt Homes, who have been awarded UK’s most recommended housebuilder 10 years running.
Prices start at £315,995 for a 1 bedroom.
Hackbridge Road, Wallington, WALLINGTON, Greater London, SM6 7AX
Sitting at the heart of Woolwich, Royal Arsenal Riverside by Berkeley Homes development is one of south East London’s most amazing riverside locations. The Royal Arsenal Riverside is right next to the River Thames and also has an onsite Thames Clipper. On top of this, National Rail and DLR stations are only 300m away, making it one of the most well-connected developments in South London. All of the apartments have a contemporary design and quality finish. There is also a residents’ only luxury spa and gym. Prices start at £485,000 and go up to £1,300,000.
Imperial Building, 2 Duke of Wellington Avenue, London SE18 6FR
Kidbrooke Village by Berkeley Homes is located in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, one of London’s most popular areas, and has four distinct neighbourhoods which seamlessly connect with one another. They are: The Village Centre, Meridian Gate, Blackheath Quarter and City Point. The development is also surrounded by 85 acres of stunning open parkland, making it the perfect places for nature lovers and young families. In terms of transport, Kidbrooke Station is on-site and trains take only 16 minutes to reach London Bridge. It is also a very affordable place to live compared to many other areas close to the area, with prices starting at £301,000.
5 Pegler Square, Greenwich, London, SE3 9FW
Ova Village is a new collection of Manhattan 1,2 & 3 bedroom apartments, situated between Oval, Vauxhall and Kennington stations by Berkeley Homes. This provides great transport links via the Northern and Victoria lines. The interior of each apartment is completed to high standard and there is engineered timber floor finishes to the reception room, kitchen and hallway. The kitchens also have high-spec Siemens appliances and composite stone work surfaces. On top of these many great features, there is also a 24-hour concierge, gym and pool.
Prices start at £510,000 and go up to £1,626,000.
Kennington Ln, Oval, London SE11 5QU
The Timberyard is Deptford is an outstanding development offering a selection of 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom apartments. Each apartment combines contemporary design and high-specification fixtures to help create beautiful homes. The kitchens are furnished to a sleek standard and have branded appliances throughout. The Timberyard is also surrounded by 28 acres of existing parkland and has car parking available to buy with selected units.
Prices start at £539,950 for a 1 bedroom and go up to £777,500 for a 3 bedroom apartment.
Address: 121 Evelyn St, London SE8 5RJ