Price Guide to Renting Flats & Houses in Abbey Wood
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Residential property can be rented as cheaply as £500pcm in Abbey Wood, which tends to secure 1 double bedroom suitable for single occupancy within a shared house or flat. These should comprise a communal kitchen of good size and a shared bathroom in good order and will therefore be well suited to young professionals and mature residents alike. These homes available to rent in Abbey Wood will also likely include a double bed and mattress, wardrobe, chest of drawers and kitchen appliances. Often bills can be inclusive, which serves to benefit busy young professionals looking to shave off admin time who would otherwise be consumed in handling these payments separately. Central heating and double glazing can be an additional prerequisite of property available to rent in Abbey Wood with a budget as low as £500pcm – showcasing their ready-to-move-in condition. Being a mere 10 miles east of London Charing Cross, residents in the area also benefit from a short commute here via from Abbey Wood Station, taking less than an hour. Trains from this station also provide links to London Bridge, and, subject to rebuild in preparation for Crossrail’s arrival in 2018, these will provide an even quicker and more frequent service. It is expected that this development will drive an influx of new residents to the area, which will be matched with more properties to rent as buy-to-let investors swoop in on Abbey Wood – which is good news for renters!
Clean, tidy, and spacious throughout, properties marketed for rent in Abbey Wood within the £600-£800pcm range are generally shared accommodation or studio flats. Newly renovated homes can fall within this bracket, which tend to be tastefully decorated throughout. Some of the accommodation in Abbey Wood to rent within this budget will be set in lovely period houses situated on desirable residential streets and benefiting from small but well-kept gardens enclosed by shrubbery and mature hedges. As with property to rent in the lower price bracket, rooms in these residences can include a communal kitchen and shared bathroom, but possibly also a comfortable living area. Some prices come inclusive of bills.
Superb 1-bed and 2-bed flats and double rooms in shared accommodation can be secured for rent in Abbey Wood with £800-£1,000pcm to spend. These can be in modern flat developments, small detached, terraced or semi-detached properties. What can set these homes apart from those marketed at lower prices is the high-specification finishes throughout. Offered furnished or unfurnished, the majority of these properties will exude a clean, contemporary and spacious feel desirable to tenants seeking quality living standards. Large bay windows can see light pouring into bedrooms, reception rooms and kitchens, and focal points of rooms can be well-maintained fireplaces. Safe on-street parking tends to be a reality for tenants living in these types of property given the quiet nature of residential streets that many of these homes are perched on. Shops and local amenities tend to also be within walking distance of Abbey Wood property to rent within this budget.
Residential property to let rarely comes to market in excess of £1,400pcm, with this amount securing renters with accommodation of up to 3 bedrooms. This makes these homes well suited to young professionals and small families who could benefit from the wealth of local schools, including Alexander McLeod Primary, Abbey Wood School, Churchfield School and St Paul’s Academy to name a few. Presented in good order with rooms comprising well-proportioned bedrooms, family bathrooms, reception areas and kitchens, these houses or flats can also benefit from lovely gardens and driveways to offer safe off-street parking.