It might sound like an old cliché but the new year is always a good time to start thinking about your next move. Not only do lots more properties hit the market, motivated buyers do too which could make your onward chain quicker. If you are thinking about taking that big leap in 2017, take a look at our round up of some of the best properties on the market right now to give you some inspiration.

Shepherdess Walk, N1 £2,600,000

This open plan living space shows off the original industrial features of the building.

This large converted loft apartment, situated close to Old Street is a stylish and spacious residence. Complete with its own private roof terrace, three bedrooms and secure underground parking this apartment is the perfect space to unwind after a long day in the City. If that’s not enough space however, the apartment next door is also for sale and could be converted to make one super sized penthouse and roof terrace.

Victoria Park Road, E9 £585,000

This maisonette is completed by stylish, cosy interiors

This well presented duplex maisonette is perfectly located to enjoy all the best that Hackney has to offer, with London Fields and Regent’s Canal only a short distance away. It has two bedrooms, a small decked garden to the rear and off street parking. Cambridge Heath station and Bethnal Green underground are both within walking distance.

Albion Square, E8 £2,350,000

A beautiful end of terrace property on one of Hackney's most exclusive squares

Albion Square dates back to the 1800’s and is one of the most sought after residential squares in the area. This property sits across four floors and offers four bedrooms, a landscaped garden and a double garage, and is within a short walking distance to Haggerston Overground. It would make the perfect home for a growing family who need access to local transport links.

Tilney Gardens, N1 £950,000

A bright and spacious living area is the showpiece of this three bedroom property

This purpose built three bedroom property has been finished in an immaculate contemporary style and also boasts an attractive patio garden, accessible from the kitchen. It sits within easy reach of Highbury & Islington and Angel stations. The property is also chain free.

Goswell Road, EC1V £899.950

This modern development provides the perfect City base

A two double bedroom apartment located on the third floor of The Courtyard development in Clerkenwell. The apartment boasts two balconies, one leading off the main living area and the other from the master bedroom, as well as a secure underground parking space. It is within walking distance to the many amenities surrounding Old Street and Clerkenwell’s plethora of restaurants, pubs and independent shops.

New homes for a new year