Focus on Slough:
Thanks to Crossrail, commuter towns such as Slough are set to see property prices rise by around 35% by 2020, as 1.5 million more people are brought within a 45-minute commute of London.
Crossrail, also known as the Elizabeth Line, is a new railway that will create a door to door connection between key parts of London and commuter towns in the South East. When fully operational in December 2019 its fleet of 70, 200-metre long trains each carrying up to 1,500 passengers will mean a 10% increase to London’s rail capacity. This will have a significant and positive impact on the commute in, out and across central London, and as a result has already seen property prices appreciate in areas along its route as commuters have begun to take advantage of this improved access.
Figures already show that throughout 2017, Slough house price growth hit a 13.8% increase, while on average, house prices within a mile of Crossrail stations have risen by 66% since 2009.
Free Property Seminar
Discover more about the ‘Crossrail Effect’ and how you can benefit from it at a free seminar, ‘The Crossrail Effect: Focus on Slough’ on April 18. In partnership with JLL, our free seminar will delve into the details of how and why Crossrail will have such an impact, looking particularly at Slough.
Book your place
‘The Crossrail Effect: Focus on Slough’ will take place on Wednesday April 18 at the Hilton London Paddington. The session will run from 6 – 9pm and refreshments will be provided for you to enjoy.
The seminar will be delivered by Neil Chegwidden (Director of Research at JLL) and Andy Foote (Director at SevenCapital) and will cover key topics that include:
- How the Crossrail is benefitting property prices and regeneration around the Commuter Belt
- Which areas along the Crossrail route have become investment hotspots
- Residential developments within Slough and the surrounding area
- Property value forecasts that will showcase potential opportunities
You can book your space on the free seminar by completing the form on the SevenCapital website.
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