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Top 10 properties in London for first-time buyers

February 13, 2018

Thinking of getting on the property ladder in 2018? London has many pockets of areas which are perfect for first-time buyers, so we've scouted out where you should be looking and the prices you can expect there. Explore our top 10 first-time buyer properties below.

1. One bedroom flat, Highbury £450,000

Sat in a sought-after North London area, why not check out this ideal first-time buy in Highbury. With modern furnishings throughout and this balcony view of the London skyline, this is a gorgeous home to call your own.


2. One bedroom flat, Ravenscourt Park £399,950

Nestled in West London, this lovingly decorated one bedroom flat is perfect for a first-time buyer. Offering large, bright rooms and a great location, close to transport links, this is handy and homely for any London commuter.


3. Two bedroom flat, Walthamstow £299,995

At this price, this two bed flat in Walthamstow is a steal! The area has become home to many young professionals and families over the last few years and there's local businesses a-plenty and a great community feel.


4. One bedroom flat, Dalston £395,000

If you're looking to buy in London without leaving the buzz of city life, this Dalston flat might be just the one for you. Sat in a great location, this is a gorgeous flat to rest your head, and it has a private balcony for your BBQs this summer!


5. One bedroom flat, Hammersmith £375,000

This one bedroom flat, close to Hammersmith's transport links and the business hub of White City, is a great buy if you're looking for property close to work but allowing you to get into Central London easily too.


6. One bedroom flat, Shepherd's Bush £389,000

This stunning Shepherd's Bush flat has been recently renovated to a high standard and would make a perfect home for anyone climbing onto the property ladder. With no chain too, this home is a perfect buy if you're looking to live in West London.


7. One bedroom flat, East Dulwich £385,000

Sat in East Dulwich, this flat is a great buy if you're looking to buy property and move out of the hustle and bustle of Central London a little. With a convenient location, close to transport links, and the hub of restaurants and bars that East Dulwich is home to, this is a great area to live and a gorgeous property to live in.


8. One bedroom flat, Battersea £430,000

This one bedroom flat in Battersea sits in a beautiful Victorian townhouse. Decorated to a high standard, with large windows and high ceilings, this is a lovely home to climb onto the property ladder with.


9. Two bedroom flat, Forest Gate £299,995

Fancy an investment property for your first-buy? Buy this two bed in Forest gate, handily situated close to the upcoming Crossrail station. In the meantime, though, you've got a spare room for that extra wardrobe!


10. One bedroom flat, Shadwell £320,000

Last but not least, this one bedroom flat sits in a quiet area of the Docklands. With stunning views and a spaceous flat, this is great for young professionals commuting into London but wanting a quieter space to spend the weekends.


Head to our site to explore more properties in London or visit our blog for more information for renters, buyers or landlords. In the meantime, good luck with your hunt!

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