Estate Agents in Whitechapel - Area Guide

Estate Agents in Whitechapel, E1

Alex Neil are an excellent choice as estate agents in Whitechapel, E1. We are a multi-award-winning estate agency and specialise in sales and lettings in Whitechapel, E1 and east London.

Located in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Whitechapel is significant for playing an important role in East London’s art scene. Whitechapel Gallery is a public gallery on Whitechapel High St adjacent to Aldgate East Station. Founded in 1901 and open all year round the gallery has premiered world-class artists from modern masters such as Pablo Picasso and Jackson Pollock.

Whitechapel is well-known historically as the location of the infamous murders committed by Jack the Ripper in the 1880’s.  Less notorious but still famous, Whitechapel is the historic home of the Whitechapel Bell Foundry, makers of Big Ben and the Liberty Bell.

Nearby Brick Lane is easily accessible and an extremely popular location in London to enjoy Indian cuisine. Sundays are a great day to visit Brick Lane Market which is focused on the former but spans numerous streets. The area has seen much redevelopment, you’ll find a mixture of converted warehouses, ex-council flats, modern flats, period conversions and period properties. Transport is good with Whitechapel station located in Zone 2, served by the District and Hammersmith & City lines.

The station will also see and benefit from huge improvements when the Crossrail project is completed. Its transformation will see the station become a multi service interchange with a raised concourse. The new Elizabeth line will vastly improve journey times and increase the frequency of trains, this is ideal for commuters working in Canary Wharf as journeys are predicted to take a mere 3 minutes.

Whitechapel’s cultural diversity, central location and abundant amenities help maintain the areas popularity. When you are seeking an estate agents in Whitechapel, E1 and require a sales or rental valuation for your property, or if you are looking to purchase or rent a new home, we look forward to assisting you. Keeping up to date with our latest news, area insight and market comment can be achieved by regularly visiting our blog.

There is more information for neighbouring areas available in our Bethnal Green E2 Area Guide, Bow E3 Area Guide, Hackney E9 Area Guide, Hackney Wick E9 Area Guide, Mile End E3 Area Guide and Shoreditch E1 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.