If you are looking for commercial property in London and need to be close to the City’s financial district, yet in an area that has more entertainment and character than the inner City, Whitechapel may be the perfect location for you.
As the area is being developed and regenerated, now is an excellent time to rent or buy commercial property in Whitechapel, before prices get pushed up.
Whitechapel is in a brilliant location for any companies linked to the financial sector, thanks in part to its proximity to London’s financial district, Bishopsgate. Whitechapel also provides excellent travel links and is less than ten minutes from Liverpool Street Station, which is serviced by the Central, Hammersmith & City, Circle and Metropolitan underground line. As a central railway terminus for the east of England. Liverpool Street Station also gives you good access to Stanstead Airport.
As Whitechapel is overlooked by Canary Wharf, if your company is involved in investment banking, you may want to consider seeing what’s available. In recent years, a number of media and internet companies have located in Whitechapel to be close to the media hub of Shoreditch, for cheaper rent.
There are excellent shopping and dining options available to anyone working in Whitechapel, with a number of fine South Asian restaurants and the trendy Brick Lane just around the corner. A variety of chain restaurants, supermarkets and cafes also cater for every budget and taste, whilst a number of delis and sandwich shops can provide you with a quick lunchtime treat. For inspiration and entertainment, the White Cube Art Gallery is deservedly famous all over the world, whilst a number of pubs and wine bars offer reasonably-priced drinks every day.
For more information on renting, buying, letting or selling commercial properties in Whitechapel please contact a member of the Currell Commercial team.
As well as a number of bus routes, Whitechapel station provides some excellent underground transport links.