Futurehome, Elephant & Castle
An open day is being held tomorrow for buyers looking for sustainable living in Zone One. Three and four bedroom Victorian-style townhouses are on offer, all with front and back gardens and second floor balconies, built to the Passivhaus low-energy construction standard developed in Germany that claims to use up to 90 per cent less energy than the average home. There are 15 eco-family homes on sale in Elephant Park, Lendlease’s huge regeneration project.
Call 020 3678 9955 or visit lendlease.futurehomelondon.co.uk
Harold Road, Crystal Palace
If Futurehomes are out of your price range, there’s also an open day for three and four bedroom homes down the road in Upper Norwood. With four three bedroom apartments and two four bedroom apartments on sale, these Victorian villa conversions are close to three private off-street parking areas. They boast double bedrooms with ensuires, open plan layouts and some have balconies. Ground floor flats have access to a private garden while homes on the first and second floors can enjoy communal gardens.
Call Foxtons New Homes on 020 7973 2020
Turnberry Quay, Docklands
From £142,500 for a 30 per cent share of a one bed
Ten part-buy, part-rent homes are available on the Isle of Dogs through affordable housing provide Family Mosaic. The one and two bedroom apartments, all with balconies, will be on the market through the Shared Ownership scheme where eligible buyers can purchase a share of the property, pay rent on what they don’t own, then progress to owning it outright. Close to the waterside, they’re close to Crossharbour DLR so only three stops away from Canary Wharf, with links to the City via Bank and London City Airport.
Stratford Central, Stratford
The prime properties atop a new tower in east London go on sale today. Four penthouses, split over two levels, hope that private terraces averaging around 600sqft with views over the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and Canary Wharf will impress. With a choice of either two or three bedrooms, the penthouses also feature kitchens by Urban Myth, bespoke cabinetry, private parking and underfloor heating. Around £15bn worth of investment has flooded into Stratford in recent years and the population has grown by 131,000.
Royal Dock Gardens, Docklands
From £108,750 for a 25 per cent share of a one bed
More part-buy, part-rent homes are on sale at this collection of homes near a Crossrail Station. The Elizabeth Line will be pulling into nearby Custom House station in 2018, while the DLR currently runs from Prince Regent station, also close to the homes. There are 18 one and two bedroom apartments, all with balconies and oak hardwood flooring and available to part purchase through Shared Ownership with housing association East Thames. The two beds also have access to private parking.
Call 0300 303 7333 or visit east-thames.co.uk
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