Area Guide by Estate Agents in Elephant and Castle SE1

Estate Agents in Elephant & Castle, SE1

Alex Neil is the first choice for many to act as estate agents in Elephant & Castle, SE1. We are a multi-award-winning estate agency and specialise in sales and lettings in Elephant & Castle, SE1 and the surrounding areas.

Area Guide: Elephant & Castle is within the London Borough of Southwark and is a substantial urban regeneration area. On the southern side of the River Thames, Elephant & Castle takes its name from an 18th-century coaching inn, and a public house still stands at the exact location on Newington Causeway today.

Commuting options from Elephant & Castle across the city are abundant with regular London Buses and Santander bike hire. Elephant & Castle Underground Station is within Travelcard Zone 1 & 2 and served by Northern and Bakerloo line trains that provide frequent journeys into The City and West End. In addition, South Eastern Trains and Thameslink currently service Elephant & Castle Station into Blackfriars Station.

Santander Hire Bikes at Walworth Square, Elephant & Castle

The Imperial War Museum on Lambeth Road and Cinema Museum offer much to historic fact seekers. During WWII, the area sustained heavy damage from bombing raids, and the post-war regenerations were a sign of many changes to come.

Elephant & Castle sees ongoing regeneration across the area, focusing on a new town centre and the creation of Elephant Park. Buildings, new and old, will benefit from improvements to many aspects of the local infrastructure. The scheme will deliver restaurants, cafés, and community leisure spaces. In addition, approximately 170,000sqft of retail space will be created along with upgrades to improve the local station facilities.

Progressive regeneration, brand new residential developments and historic architecture are good reasons for considering making a home in Elephant & Castle. Coupled with the excellent transport options available and various properties to suit wide-ranging budgets, it is a favourable choice.

When you are searching for estate agents in Elephant & Castle, we are the agent to call to service your property needs. Further local information is available for nearby areas in our Bermondsey SE1 Area Guide, Hither Green SE13 Area Guide, Lee SE12 Area Guide, Lewisham SE13 Area Guide, Peckham SE15 Rotherhithe SE16 Area Guide, and Surrey Quays SE16 Area Guide.

Fees

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.