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Canary Wharf and Docklands transformation

Canary Wharf and Docklands have been transformed since the disappearance of the old docks some forty years ago.

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Elephant & Castle vibrant area of urban regeneration

Elephant & Castle forms part of the London Borough of Southwark and is a vibrant area of urban regeneration and new development.

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Limehouse an established riverside area

Limehouse is an established riverside area of East London occupying an enviable position within in East London.

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Stratford and E20 an Olympic legacy

Stratford lays in the famous East End of London within London Borough of Newham and is part of the Lower Lea Valley.

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Bow East London E3 True Cockney

Bow East London, it is said that to attain status as a true Cockney, you need to be born within the sound of ‘Bow Bells’.

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The Isle of Dogs and Bermondsey top places to live

The Isle of Dogs and Bermondsey are billed as as "Top Places to Live" in London 2019 in the annual Sunday Times awards.

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Focus area Shooters Hill has spectacular views

Shooters Hill is a district in South East London within the Royal Borough of Greenwich and is one of the highest points in the borough.

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Focus area Silvertown a factory built town

Silvertown is known as London's first factory-built town reaching back to over a century ago and is located in Docklands.

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Focus area The Royal Docks E16

Royal Docks lies covers 250 acres including The Royal Albert Dock and Basin, King George V Dock, Royal Victoria Dock and Pontoon Dock.

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Focus area London's Low Line

We were interested to read an article about London’s Low Line by ES. Homes & Property which highlights areas close to the railway.

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Canary Wharf and Docklands through the ages

Throughout the 19th century and up until 1939, Canary Wharf was a part of West India Docks and one of the busiest docks in the world.

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Can Bethnal Green rival Shoreditch

Bethnal Green has an abundance of old-school pubs and established cafes, and coupled with proposed area invigoration and redevelopment.

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Focus area Surrey Quays where old meets new

As the name suggests, Surrey Quays has dockland and riverside connections and is home to one of the largest marinas in London.

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Bermondsey wins best place to live 2018

Bermondsey has been named by The Sunday Times as the best place to live in London in their 2018 guide.

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30 years of Canary Wharf a local impact report

30 years of Canary Wharf Group and 34 years of Alex Neil Estate Agents in Docklands, South East and East London.

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Greenwich property market continues at pace

Greenwich housing prices have risen at the rate of 24% in the past year, compared average with the London average of 13%.

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Developments and growth in Elephant and Castle

Collectively there are fifteen projects underway and they are part of the major initiative in the regeneration of the Elephant and Castle.

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Woolwich arts hub to rival Londons Southbank

The Riverside at Woolwich is set to rival to London's Southbank Centre thanks to a £40million proposed Arts Hub close to the Crossrail station.

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Investment in East London

The Royal Docks complex in Docklands, East London is on the receiving end of massive inward investment with £6 billion of money being injected.

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