New Cross

Estate Agents in New Cross, SE14

Alex Neil have acted as Estate Agents in New Cross, SE14 for over 35 years and are one of the most experienced in the area. New Cross is in South East London and the London Borough of Lewisham adjacent to Deptford to the east and Peckham to the west.

You will find a wide variety of residential properties in the area and building is evident from the Edwardian and Victorian periods right up to new build developments. Pricing varies accordingly and can cater for many different budgets and whether buying or renting there will be plenty of options.

New Cross has a strong association to the music scene with venues such as Goldsmiths Student Union and the Amersham Arms hosting artists hosting established and rising artists. Goldsmiths University draws a student population to the area, the university specialises in the arts, humanities, social sciences, cultural studies, computing, business and management across their academic departments.

There is plenty of evening entertainment with pubs, bars and clubs in New Cross holding weekly open mic nights, live shows, experimental comedy nights and pub quizzes. In addition, there are many friendly cafes for brunch/lunch, trendy bars, beer gardens, restaurants for wood-fired oven pizzas, and pubs for craft beers.

At the opposite end of the tranquillity scale is the conservation area of Telegraph Hill. Towards the north of the area and lying between Nunhead and Brockley is Telegraph Hill Park. The park is in two sections and the upper area has fabulous views over the city of London, there are also a children’s playground and tennis courts. Telegraph Hill hosts an annual festival which features music, theatre, art, comedy, literature and much more.

New Cross has excellent transport links, there are two railway stations, New Cross and New Cross Gate which are both served by the Overground. New Cross operates services to Cannon Street for access to The City. Canary Wharf is easily reached from New Cross Gate by changing from Overground to Jubilee Line at Canada Water. Plus, there are plenty of local bus and cycle routes and the busy A2 is close at hand for car journeys.

Lively music and art culture combined with excellent transport connections makes New Cross a highly sought place to live. When you need an estate agent in New Cross, SE14 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.

Areas that you may also wish to consider are Lewisham, Deptford, Surrey Quays, Rotherhithe, Bermondsey and Woolwich.


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.