Estate Agents in Royal Docks - Area Guide

Estate Agents in Royal Docks, E16

When you require the services of an estate agents in Royal Docks, E16 we are an excellent choice. Alex Neil were established in 1984 and have a very successful history of selling and letting property in Royal Docks and E16.

Royal Docks is in the London Borough of Newham and it comprises of three separate docks: The Royal Albert, Royal Victoria and King George V. These form the world’s largest enclosed dock, covering an impressive 250 acres. Ambitious and continuing plans similar to those for Silvertown are underway to evolve the Royal Docks into a vibrant place to live and work.

The Royal Albert Dock is set to become London’s third financial and business district, expanding markets between Asia and Europe. The £1.7 billion investment could create up to 30,000 jobs and development will comprise of offices with retail, residential, and public space. There are also plans for thousands of new homes, open spaces, restaurants and cafes, which will contribute towards creating an attractive waterside destination.

Nestling between new developments is a a mixture of Victorian terrace houses, modern flats, tower blocks and low-rise housing. There are plenty of bars, restaurants and attractions within Royal Docks. Between the Royal Docks and the Greenwich Peninsula there is an Emirates Air Line cable car link which offers incredible views of London and access to O2 London. Another eye-catching structure is the Crystal Building which is home to a permanent exhibition about sustainable development.

The Crossrail project will bring the Elizabeth line to Custom House which will enable trains to transport people from Royal Docks to Canary Wharf in just a few minutes, making it an ideal place to live for commuters. There are Zone 3 travelcard DLR Stations conveniently located around the docks, London City Airport is very accessible. Jubilee Line connections can be found at nearby Canning Town and as you would expect there are plenty of bus, cycle and walking routes.

Royal Docks is home to ExCeL London which is an international convention and exhibitions centre. It has hosted events for the Paralympics and Olympics, and there are constantly new events taking place. It is served by Prince Regent and Custom House DLR stations. The latter will have the new Elizabeth line station, as part of the Crossrail project, which will provide new transport links and improve journey times.

Crossing south of the river by car, cycle or on foot can be achieved by using the ferry service between North Woolwich to Woolwich, daily crossings are frequent. Waterside living, great commute options and continued redevelopment make Royal Docks an appealing area to live in.

When you need an estate agents in Royal Docks, E16 to provide a sales or rental valuation of your property, or when you seek to purchase or rent one, we are the estate 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 explored in our Isle of Dogs E14 Area Guide, Canary Wharf E14 Area Guide, and south of the river, North Greenwich SE10 Area Guide, Greenwich SE10 Area Guide, Woolwich SE18 Area Guide, Deptford SE8 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.