Estate Agents in Limehouse - Area Guide

Estate Agents in Limehouse, E14

When you require the services of an estate agents in Limehouse, E14 we are an excellent choice. Alex Neil were established in 1984 and have a very successful history of selling and letting property in Limehouse and E14.

Limehouse is in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets located east of Tower Bridge and adjacent on the riverside between Wapping and Canary Wharf. It’s an enviable location, an established riverside area tantalisingly close to both The City and Canary Wharf, it effortlessly mixes older properties and streets, with modern luxury developments.

Limehouse has maritime and nautical history, it was a busy shipping port in the 1800’s although the docks themselves closed in the 1960’s. Limehouse Basin remains an active feature of the area and is home to Limehouse Basin Marina which is linked to the Regents Canal and Limehouse Cut.  

Converted warehouses rub shoulders with modern developments, ever popular Narrow Street is home to many of these. You can also find Victorian cottages and ex local authority housing, there are options for many tastes and budgets. River frontage properties benefit from a sunny southerly aspect as Limehouse is on the northern side of the River Thames.

The towering success of nearby Canary Wharf and the ongoing development in the surrounding area have transformed Limehouse from the discarded east end docks it once was to the trendy and popular riverside location that it remains today.

Shoppers can explore boutique options at nearby Canary Wharf, One Canada Square or east end markets like Roman Road in Bow or Brick Lane Market, E1. Narrow Street is a popular riverside destination, walk along the street adjacent to the river, there are pubs and restaurants to enjoy dotted along the way.

Limehouse DLR Station is in Travelcard Zone 2 and trains can quickly transport you to The City at Bank. The light railway passes through Canary Wharf and south of the River to Greenwich for further maritime history along with Greenwich Market which opens 7 days a week.

There are many positives to living in Limehouse, proximity to the river, Canary Wharf and The City all rank very highly and ensure the ongoing popularity of the area. When you need an estate agents in Limehouse to provide a sales or rental valuation of your home, or when you are seeking to purchase or rent, we are the agent you can rely on. Keep up to date with our latest news, area insight and market comment by visiting our blog.

Alternative local areas that you can also consider living in are detailed in our Wapping E1W Area Guide, Poplar E14 Area Guide, Canary Wharf E14 Area Guide, and south of the river, Bermondsey SE1 Area Guide, Shad Thames SE1 Area Guide and Rotherhithe 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.