Bethnal Green

Estate Agents in Bethnal Green, E2

Alex Neil have acted as Estate Agents in Bethnal Green, E2 for over 35 years and are one of the most experienced in the area. Bethnal Green is in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets with E1 & E2 postcodes, the area rubs shoulders with Bow, Hackney, Mile End, and Shoreditch.

Connections for commuters are excellent, Bethnal Green Underground Station is in Zone 2 between Liverpool Street and Mile End on the Central Line. Bethnal Green also has an Overground Station with frequent services into Liverpool Street Station.

Like many other parts of London, Bethnal Green was heavily bombed during World War II and 1000’s of homes were destroyed and many lives were lost. Restoratively, a percentage of homes were reinstated/rebuilt as social housing and they lie interspersed with older period homes and more recently built or converted homes.

Bethnal Green is culturally diverse and offers much to many, whilst maintaining its east end roots. Trace back through area history and you will find associations with the infamous Kray Twins who grew up in the area, they boxed at Repton Boxing Club on Cheshire Street. Many famous boxers have also been associated with the club and the local area.

In the centre of town, you will find York Hall Leisure Centre maintains the local boxing connection hosting regular boxing events and is viewed by many as the home of British boxing. The centre also sports a well-equipped gymnasium, swimming pool and a luxury spa complex. Close to the Underground Station is Bethnal Green Gardens, a pleasant green space home to the “Stairway to Heaven” memorial.

The largest local green space is Weavers Fields which occupies over 6 hectares and is enjoyed by many, there is a mapped woodland walk and a nice spot to relax. Sunday’s flourish in colour courtesy of the Columbia Road Flower Market, alongside the blooms are independent shops, art galleries, dealers of antiquities, café and pubs.

Additionally Bethnal Green is close to the creative and vibrant area that is Shoreditch, coupling that with its straightforward connections into the City makes Bethnal Green a popular and attractive place to live. The area has been contrasted and named as a potential rival to Shoreditch in our blog.

If you are curious about the sales or rental value of your property, or wish to purchase or rent property in Bethnal Green we look forward to assisting you. If Bethnal Green sounds inviting, you could also consider Hackney Wick, Mile End and Bow.


Tenant Information

Refundable Holding deposit - 1 weeks rent

Security Deposit 5 weeks rent for annual rental under £50,000, or 6 weeks rent for annual rental over £50,000

Rent - The agreed monthly rent

Changes to tenancy - £50 inc VAT

Early termination charge - Not exceeding the landlord’s financial losses

Late payment of rent Interest of 3% above BoE base rate for each day the rent is late, once it is 14 days overdue

Replacement keys - Reasonable costs

Utilities, council tax, communication services, TV Licence etc Tenants own responsibility unless otherwise stated

Client Money Protection Scheme Membership details Alex Neil are members of CMP (client money protect)

Property Redress Scheme Membership details: Alex Neil are members of The Property Ombudsman. Membership number N00018.