What To Look For When House Hunting in Collier Row

Cheaper than central London but with some of the usual advantages Unless you currently live there, you may have only been aware of Collier Row on road signs from the nearby A12 and the occasional map when looking at its larger neighbour Romford. As it is, this area in the London Borough of Havering some […]

Family Activities in Romford

Conveniently located between the Essex countryside and the nation’s capital, there is a great choice of family days out in and around Romford. Romford has a long history as an important market town, and has a thriving local community. It is also one of the most popular places to live for commuters, thanks to the […]

The £200m Romford Town Centre Development

With the announcement of a proposed multimillion pound housing development, all eyes are on the popular market town of Romford. Romford has long been a property hotspot. After all, it’s got so much going for it – it has fantastic local amenities, great transport links to the city of London and close proximity to the […]

Review of the Romford Property Market

Romford has seen significant regeneration in recent years and is now one of the most popular places to live, work and play. Romford has experienced enormous change over the years, from its historical roots as a market town, through expansion and industrialisation in the early 20th century, to becoming part of Greater London in the […]

The Crossrail Effect In Romford

With commuting times from Romford to London being slashed, house prices in Romford are quickly on the rise. Experts have said that the average house in Romford and along the Elizabeth Line will rise by around £133,000 between now and when the first train runs out of the station. Looking at the average asking prices […]

History of Collier Row

Today, Collier Row is renowned for its desirable housing, transport links to the city and wealth of local businesses. 100 years ago, it was a very different place. Situated in the London borough of Havering, Collier Row is a predominantly residential district with a strong community spirit that belies its relatively short history. The area […]