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Best rental yield areas in London this May

May 8, 2018

It’s time to bring you your May yields fix! We’ve studied the data, priced up the options and we bring to you the best investment hotspots this month, on each side of London. Whatever type of property you’re looking to invest in, we have plenty of locations, information and examples of good properties that could work for you. So, if you're looking to invest in property in London, read on.


4.9% Regent’s Park

Sat within the borough of Camden, this property yield hotspot sits to the right of Regent’s Park, a popular area of beautiful town houses. With the park on one side, Camden Town to the north and King’s Cross and Euston within an easy walking distance, this is a fantastic location. With so many international businesses opening their offices around the two train stations, this is an area very much in demand, which will only become more so in coming years.

Explore this great Regent’s Park property, perfect for buy-to-let.

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4.4% Mile End

A popular spot for renters, Mile End is a great location for many reasons. With the university nearby, The City, Shoreditch and Canary Wharf within easy reach for commuters and Royal London Hospital just down the road, there’s a need for rental property in this area. It’s also well served with the Central, Hammersmith and City, District and DLR here. And with Westfields Stratford and Victoria Park on your doorstep, it’s a handy place to live, making it a fabulous choice of area to invest.

Explore this great Mile End property, perfect for buy-to-let with an approximate rental yield of 5%.

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4% Denmark Hill

Sat between Camberwell, Brixton and Dulwich, Denmark Hill is becoming ever popular. With slightly lower property prices than its neighbours, it’s appealing to London renters who want to live close to Central London and to the amenities and night-life Denmark Hill’s neighbouring town provide. The area is served well by the Overground and bus services, and sits helpfully in zone 2 for commuting. This is a great area to invest right now as regeneration of surrounding areas is on track to affect this area in coming years too.

Explore this great Denmark Hill property, perfect for buy-to-let with an approximate rental yield of 4.3%.

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3.6% West Kensington

West Kensington is a great area, sat just closer into Central London than Hammersmith. Home to Kensington Olympia, this ensures that the area has good transport links, to get into and around London. With great community spirit, there’s loads of character and loads to do in this area. With many Victorian terraces on offer, properties here are like gold dust and hold their value, making them a good investment.

Explore this great West Kensington property, perfect for buy-to-let with an approximate rental yield of 3%.

Explore all properties for sale in West Kensington.


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