Estate Agents in Elephant and Castle - Area Guide

Estate Agents in Elephant & Castle, SE1

Alex Neil are first choice for many 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.

Elephant & Castle is within the London Borough of Southwark and a strong area of urban regeneration. 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 same location on Newington Causeway today.

Commuting options are abundant as the area is very well serviced by regular London Buses that can pilot you across the city. 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. South Eastern Trains and Thameslink currently service Elephant & Castle Station into Blackfriars Station.

The Imperial War Museum on Lambeth Road and Cinema Museum offer much to those interested in history. 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 with a focus on a new town centre and the creation of Elephant Park. Buildings, residents new and old will benefit from improvements to many aspects of the local infrastructure. Plans are being delivered for the creation of restaurant, café, and community leisure spaces. 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. Couple these with the excellent transport options available and a variety of property to suit wide ranging budgets, it is a positive combination.

When you are searching for an estate agents in Elephant & Castle, we are the agent to call to service your property needs. Book your Property Valuation & Market Appraisal or register your search requirments for properties for sale or for rent, we would be pleased to assist you.

There is further local information 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 Area Guide, Rotherhithe SE16 Area Guide, and Surrey Quays SE16 Area Guide.


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.