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Kensington

Located in the west of London, Kensington is one of the most sought-after, attractive and affluent residential areas in London, with a good situation as regards to transport (easy access to Circle, District and Central lines). Kensington has good schools and shopping facilities with upmarket chain stores and a wide selection of restaurants. Kensington High Street is a busy commercial road with many shops.

Kensington is typically a very affluent area. The average age of the local residents in this area is 37 years old. Many residents are professionals living in sizeable flats.

The area has some of London's most expensive streets and garden squares. You will need a large budget to live in this area.

Buying a one bedroom flat will cost you around £600,000. A five bedroom flat in this area will cost you between three and five million pounds.

Renting a one bedroom flat will cost you around £500 per week. A larger flat in this area will attract, according to size, anything between £800 and £2,500 per week.

When you look online for flats or houses in this area, use the postcode W8 as a key of your search.

 
 
 
 
 
 
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This page was last updated on: 09.01.2011
 
 
 
 
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