London

Housing 

Expat Neighborhoods

Common expat neighborhoods include:

• St Johns Wood
• London Bridge
• South Kensington

Rental Housing Cost

Apartment (exclusive of utilities):
• 1 Bed: 1,800 – 8,000 GBP
• 2 Bed: 2,000 – 10,000 GBP
• 3 Bed: 3,000 – 20,000 GBP

Houses (exclusive of utilities):
• 3 Bed: 4,000 – 20,000 GBP
• 4 Bed: 5,000 – 30,000 GBP

Most 1 and 2 bedroom properties in London are rented furnished.

 

Local Details

Transportation

London’s public transport network includes the Tube (also known as the underground), over ground trains, the Docklands Light Railway (DLR), trams and buses.

The main source of transportation revolves around the Tube. The extensive network of 12 lines can get you to most places in the centre of the city quickly.

Fun Facts

There are over 300 languages spoken in London.

More than 80 billionaires live in London making it the city with the highest number of billionaires living in the UK.

The London Underground transports 3 million people a day.

Local Currency

GBP