We've shortlisted our favourite flats in London for under £250,000, perfect for first-time buyers, investors and those looking for a slice of city life with a smaller budget. So here they are – you might be surprised at how far your budget will stretch!
High Street, Croydon, CR0
£235,000 | 1 bed flat
Set on the fourth floor of a development on the Croydon High Road, this superb apartment benefits from access to a stunning roof terrace, a residents’ lounge, a lift and a concierge. The modern interior of the flat boasts hardwood flooring, granite kitchen worktops, Bosch appliances and an efficient heating system.
Malden Hill, New Malden, KT3
£225,000 | Studio flat
New Malden has long been known as London’s ‘Little Korea’. This attractive studio flat, featuring a smart kitchen and generous living spaces, is just around the corner from countless restaurants and bars serving authentic Korean cuisine.
Rutland Walk, Catford, SE6
£220,000 | 1 bed flat
The open-plan kitchen and generously proportioned rooms lend an airy feel to this spacious one bedroom flat. The outstanding location offers easy access to the amenities of Catford, as well as the Waterlink Way cycle path that winds close by on its way to Greenwich.
Beckenham Hill, Beckenham Hill, BR3
£250,000 | 2 bed flat
This two bedroom flat in Beckenham Hill is located conveniently close to the mainline station. This spacious flat also includes a private balcony and two generously-sized double bedrooms.
London Road, Croydon, CR0
£200,000 | 1 bed flat
Recently refurbished to a superb standard, this one bedroom flat features a modern kitchen, generous living spaces and neutral décor throughout. West Croydon station is just down the road, allowing quick and convenient transport into central London.
Barrack Path, St Johns, GU21
£215,000 | 1 bed maisonette
This well-presented ground floor maisonette enjoys all the benefits you would expect from its peaceful setting in Surrey, including a spacious dual-aspect living room, off-street parking, and a garden. Perfect for a first purchase or an investment, this is an opportunity not to be missed.
Berber Parade, Woolwich, SE18
£250,000 | 1 bed apartment
Once home to a vast arms manufacturing complex, Woolwich has undergone rapid development in the past few years, with barracks and munitions factories making way for trendy pubs and restaurants. This one bedroom flat on the ground floor of a secure development is well placed to enjoy the vibrancy of the Woolwich waterfront, as well as the tranquility of the numerous nearby parks.
Westmoreland Drive, Sutton, SM2
£200,000 | Studio apartment
For a peaceful compromise between country and city living, you can’t do much better than Sutton. Set on a peaceful residential street, this second floor studio offers bright and spacious interiors, off-street parking and easy access to transport links.
Harlinger Street, Woolwich, SE18
£240,000 | 1 bed flat
Returning to Woolwich, we find this superb one bedroom flat on the waterfront. The Thames Path – offering phenomenal views of the Thames – is right on the doorstep of this marvellous property, while the bars and restaurants of the Waterfront Leisure Centre are just a short walk away.
Staines Road, Hounslow, TW3
£240,000 | Studio flat
Located within easy reach of transport links, this gorgeous studio flat is set on the fourth floor of a stunning modern development with an impressive atrium. The generous studio room and modern kitchen have been impeccably fitted out.