Property Hotspots – Where to Rent in London in 2019

Where to Rent in London in 2019

The list we have prepared for the best places to rent in London has focused on locations that are out of town. We intend to show you that you can still enjoy a comfortable stay and easy commute to and from work when staying out of central London. The areas we have listed have lots of restaurants, shops and schools to ease access to facilities and amenities to improve your lifestyle. Below are the best places for London lettings that you can choose to rent.


Sutton is a comfortable location that has lots of high street stores, schools, and supermarkets. You can also access an excellent transport network that can allow you to access London Victoria within half an hour. In recent times, living in areas outside of central London has become popular as property owners are noticing areas like Sutton as great residential options. Although Sutton looks far on the map, you can access central London with ease.

You can easily access Croydon from Sutton to get to the huge retail park that hosts IKEA and other large brand stores. Although Croydon has a lot to offer like the popular BOXPARK and other retail shops, Sutton is best known for its relaxed atmosphere.


Bromley town has revamped its street market and continues to improve its town centre by creating a main shopping area and new public zones. These kinds of developments are the ones that make Bromley an ideal place to rent in 2019. The urban appeal and the convenience the town offers attract property buyers. The area also has independent pubs, bars, and cafes. There are excellent transport links that allow you to get to London Victoria from Bromley south station in 20 minutes. You can also access Grove Park Station where you can use get to Cannon Street, Charing Cross, and London Bridge.

Forest Gate

Forest Gate has become popular for the last few years. It is close to Wanstead Flats which become busy in the summer due to people having picnics and exercise regimens. The area is diverse with the number of eateries and shops in the area. Since Forest Gates is two stops from Stratford, it is the ideal location to commute to the city. The multiple route options in Stratford makes it easier to access central London from Forest Gate.


Acton is one of the affordable areas where you can get to central London within 25 minute. The commute times the area offers is the primary reason why Acton is among the best places to live in London.

Acton is also popular because of the transport links, Ofsted-rated schools, and parkland. The University of London which is in Ealing is close. The proximity of Acton to Ealing makes it an ideal place for students to stay.


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