London’s Top 10 Fastest Growing Boroughs
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London’s Top 10 Fastest Growing Boroughs

By |Published On: 28th July 2015|

This article is an external press release originally published on the Landlord News website, which has now been migrated to the Just Landlords blog.

This month, London’s top ten fastest growing boroughs has seen great change.

Three newcomers have entered the list – Hounslow and Brent in West London, and Barking and Dagenham in East London – according to recent data from Land Registry.

All parts of London have experienced growth, with the borough of Hillingdon in West London, home to Heathrow Airport, rising eight places, and Enfield in North London and Bexley in South East London increasing by one position each.

However, Lewisham – a first time buyer hotspots close to Bexley – has dropped four places and Croydon in South London – another area popular with aspiring young buyers – has fallen two places.

Starting with tenth place, here are London’s top ten fastest growing boroughs:


Borough Average house price Annual change

Monthly change

10 Harrow £380,523 12% -0.2%
9 Barking and Dagenham £278,604 12.6% 0.8%
8 Brent £434,139 12.9% 0%
7 Lewisham £402,861 13.2% 0.6%
6 Bexley £292,804 13.4% 0.9%
5 Hounslow £379,481 13.9% 2.5%
4 Croydon £335,849 14.6% 0.4%
3 Enfield £342,958 15.1% 0.6%
2 Hillingdon £342,662 15.2% 1.2%
1 Newham £306,386 16% 1.4%


About the Author: Em Morley (she/they)

Em is the Content Marketing Manager for Just Landlords, with over five years of experience writing for insurance and property websites. Together with the knowledge and expertise of the Just Landlords underwriting team, Em aims to provide those in the property industry with helpful resources. When she’s not at her computer researching and writing property and insurance guides, you’ll find her exploring the British countryside, searching for geocaches.

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