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Top Ten Properties For First Time Buyers

March 10, 2022

We've selected our top 10 properties currently on the sales market for £500,000 or less in and around London. Whether you're a first-time buyer, looking to invest in London or searching for somewhere new to lay your roots we may have the perfect property for you. If you are looking to get onto the London property ladder, why not read our handy guide for first time buyers here. 

1. Cedars Road, Battersea, SW4


An impressive one bedroom apartment on the top floor of a secure development in Clapham Common. This fantastic property offers a fully fitted open plan kitchen and reception room, a well proportioned double bedroom, a tiled bathroom with shower over bath and an allocated car park space. The property benefits from having access to lovely communal gardens.

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2. The Broadway, South Woodford, IG10


A charming one bedroom apartment in immaculate condition nestled on the first floor of the impressive Landmark House. Walking in from the well maintained communal areas you find a bright and airy, open plan kitchen/reception room awash with natural light leading to the south facing balcony. The bedroom is a good size and offers not only a south facing aspect but also a built-in wardrobe.

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3.Fetter Lane, City of London, EC4A, - £400,000


An extremely bright and spacious studio flat, moments from LSE and the Inns of Court. This modern apartment is located in a secure, portered block in a desirable location close to the City of London and Holborn with Central line and Piccadilly line connections. It has been newly refurbished throughout with wooden flooring, repainted with modern blinds on all windows. The large double glazed windows allow floods of natural light into the space with views onto an historic church, high up on 4th floor with no neighbours compromising privacy.

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4.St.Pancras Way, Camden, NW1 - £465,000


A beautifully presented one bedroom apartment situated on the fourth floor of an attractive canal-side building. Located perfectly for Kings Cross and Camden Town Underground and with excellent local amenities close by. This modern one bedroom apartment is a perfect first home.

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5.Brunswick Road, Leyton, E10 - Guide Price: £425,000-£450,000


Situated within Leyton's most popular and upcoming location can be found this charming two bedroom Victorian ground floor maisonette. The excellent space on offer comprises of a private entrance, large bay fronted bedroom (currently used as a reception), fully fitted modern kitchen, double bedroom, second reception/dining room, modern bathroom and direct access to a private rear garden. The property is presented in good order throughout and is a superb purchase for first time buyers looking for a home ready to move in to.

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6.Greyhound Road, Barons Court, W6 - £390,000


A charming interior designed one bedroom flat, recently been refurbished to a very high standard. The home features a contemporary kitchen and an open plan living space. With a beautiful and spacious ensuite bathroom, this is the perfect home to move straight into.

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7.Granville Road, Walthamstow, E17 - Guide Price: £375,000 - £400,000


A wonderfully presented one bedroom apartment, located a short walk away from Walthamstow Village. This first floor flat boasts a spacious living room with large windows, allowing for floods of natural light to enter. The neutral decor throughout, in addition to the clever layout add to the airy finish. You have the benefit of an eat in separate kitchen, and a well proportioned master bedroom located at the back of the property.

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8.Enfield Court, Hackney, N1 - £475,000


A well presented top floor apartment located in the heart of De Beauvoir. The property offers two well proportioned double bedrooms, a large open plan living/kitchen and stylish bathroom. Haggerston Overground is just across the road and offers excellent links to the City, Canary Wharf and central London (via Highbury & Islington).

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9.Barry Road, East Dulwich, SE22 - £500,000


A beautifully presented raised ground floor garden flat, has been refurbished to the highest standard by the current owner. The property consists of two double bedrooms, an open plan kitchen/reception room, modern bathroom, and a private section of garden to the rear. The property also benefits from share of freehold and no onward chain.

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10. Abbey Road, Barking, IG11 - £350,000


A stunning two bedroom riverside apartment. The property boasts a bright and airy reception room with a fully fitted open plan kitchen with integrated appliances. There are two double bedrooms and an ensuite. Further benefits include a large private balcony, immaculate communal areas with the river sidewalk a stone throw away. The apartment is in excellent condition throughout and is ideal for first time buyers.

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