Considering living in Westminster? Here’s What You Need to Know
Westminster provides a variety of property to suit everyone's needs. There are period houses as well as a wide range of new build developments providing all the comforts of modern living. Flats for sale attract many young professionals looking to live in Westminster at the start of their careers whilst high end buyers look to invest in larger properties and spacious Victorian homes.
Buying property in Westminster
Property in Westminster, ranges from large houses to flat conversions. Many of the local properties attract several barristers and politicos who require a base close to the Parliament buildings. Property seekers who choose to buy a house for sale in Westminster will enjoy the proximity to historical landmarks such as Westminster Abbey and the Palace. Many prominent businesses also have their headquarters here including Google.
Westminster property is surrounded by excellent transport links ideal for local commuters, and is a short distance from the West End, meaning London’s finest entertainment is always close at hand.
Renting Property in Westminster
Young professional tenants and couples working in London’s financial, accountancy and legal sectors are particularly attracted to Westminster properties, which provide them with a short, easy journey to and from the workplace.
Westminster offers high quality accommodation, and tenants who choose to rent in Westminster also benefit from low council tax rates, high security levels and immaculate, clean streets.
What we love about Westminster
Local bars, restaurants and deli's offer a wide range of choice to suit every price range and taste. Cultural activities can be found at The Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Westminster Cathedral and the Tate Gallery. There are leisure facilities found off Victoria Street as well as the open spaces of St James's Park and Green Park.
The area has fantastic transport facilities, with Westminster Tube Station and the Train and Coach Station at Victoria nearby. There is a wide range of dentists, doctors and opticians, an NHS Walk in centre and the private Lister Hospital close by, providing all the services required by locals.
Find out more about this popular area by speaking to a knowledgeable Douglas & Gordon estate agent, and find the ideal Westminster property to call home.