Under lockdown restrictions we’re all going to be consigned to our houses until mid-February at the very least.
Naturally, this confinement that we have become accustomed to over the last almost a year has left many Londoners itching for a move.
With this in mind, we teamed up with property experts Rightmove to find the cheapest properties for sale in each South London borough.
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They range in size and selling points but the one thing they all have in common is they don’t break the bank.
These are the cheapest properties currently on the market in South London.
Richmond Upon Thames
Where: Amelia House, Richmond, TW9
Price: £80,000 ( So Resi )
What the estate agents say: “This modern third floor apartment in Richmond is available for sale through the Shared Ownership Scheme.
“The property comprises one double bedroom, open plan fitted kitchen/reception area and bathroom with WC.
“The property is a one bedroom, third/top floor flat within a four storey purpose built core of 22 flats that forms part of the larger “Kew Riverside Park” gated riverside residential development in Richmond, Surrey.”
Kingston Upon Thames
Where: Balaclava Road, Surbiton
Price: £75,000 ( Barnard Marcus )
What the estate agents say: “Located just moments from Surbiton Town Centre is this one bedroom ground floor apartment.
“The internal accommodation offers a double bedroom with bay window, a modern yet contemporary bathroom, fitted kitchen and a beautiful lounge with a larger than expected storage cupboard and French doors to the garden.
“Other features include off street parking, gas central heating and high ceilings throughout.”
Where: Wandsworth static site, Earlsfield, SW18 4HE
Price: £39,995 ( Grand Estates )
What the estate agents say: “This newly built static home has 2 or 3 bedrooms, an u-shaped kitchen and shower/bath spread over 432 sq ft.
“The property is fully managed and comes with a guaranteed rent of £3999,90 per annum paid by the local authority.”
Where: Stanley Road,Wimbledon, Merton, SW19
Price: £114,000 ( So Resi )
What the estate agents say: “A well presented one bedroom third floor purpose built flat in a convenient location.
“The accommodation comprises of private entrance hall, bathroom with wc, open plan kitchen/reception room and bedroom.
“Outside there are well-kept communal grounds and areas, including bin and bike stores.
“The property also benefits from double glazing and gas fired central heating.”
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Where: Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey
Price: £99,000 ( Homewise )
What the estate agents say: “Enjoy retirement living at its finest in this delightful first floor apartment.
“Located in a sought after development and offered chain free.
“You can simply pack your bags up and move straight in! Allocated parking and lift serviced too for ease of access.”
Where: Barrington Road, London, SW9
Price: £71,250 ( So Resi )
What the estate agents say: “This spacious apartment in Brixton is available for sale through the Shared Ownership Scheme.
“The property comprises hallway, open plan kitchen/reception area, one bedroom and bathroom with WC.
“Ground floor of building is used as local community office / centre. Mixed residential area close to facilities at Brixton.”
Where: Leaden Hill, Coulsdon, CR5
Price: £67,500 ( Choices, Caterham )
What the estate agents say: “The property comprises of an entrance hall, an open plan modern fitted kitchen/living area, double bedroom and a white suite bathroom.
“Benefits of the property include double glazed windows and gas central heating and gated underground allocated parking.
“Located in Coulsdon there is a range of local shops and amenities in close proximity including Coulsdon Town train station which is just a stone throw away offering direct trains to London Bridge.
“Coulsdon South (Zone 6) train station is also about half a mile away offering direct trains to London Blackfriars and London Victoria. “
Where: Maltings Place, Tower Bridge Road, SE1
Price: £1,250 ( Right Now Residential )
What the estate agents say: “A great studio apartment that is full of character boasting exposed brick work and is centrally located on Tower Bridge Road amongst its excellent amenities, WiFi included within the rental price and is situated within a seven minute walk from London Bridge station and available from the 13th of January!”
Where: Gittens Close, Downham, BR1
Price: £269,999 ( De Scotia, Bromley )
What the estate agents say: “De Scotia are pleased to offer onto the sales market, this rare one bedroom property comprises of a generous front garden with potential to use as parking, large exterior storage cupboard, lounge, kitchen, large bedroom, bathroom and two storage cupboards, Generous size garden with shed and patio area.
“The property is located in the popular Gittens Close, a lovely secluded and quiet close with ample parking options with on-road as well as a designated secured private car park.”
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Where: Duke Of Wellington Avenue, SE8
Price: £97,500 ( Southern Housing Group )
What the estate agents say: “The property is a sixth floor, two bedroom apartment with a good specification of finish and the added benefit of a full width balcony overlooking the Royal Arsenal.
“The property comprises of entrance hall, a large open plan reception room and modern kitchen, two double bedroom and a bathroom.”
Where: Wharf House, 1 West Street, Erith, DA8
Price: £90,000 ( Robinson Jackson )
What the estate agents say: “Located within a short walk from Erith Town Centre is this 2008 built ideal first time purchase.
“Erith & Northumberland Heath are adjacent neighbourhoods enjoying close proximity to Bexley borough’s main thoroughfare, Bexleyheath Broadway.
“Firmly residential, Northumberland Heath is a quiet enclave with some charming Victorian properties and a small village-like centre.”
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Where: William Nash Court, Brantwood Way, Orpington, BR5
Price: £78,000 ( Robinson Jackson )
What the estate agents say: “An opportunity to purchase this one bedroom first floor retirement apartment which is offered on a 70 per cent shared ownership with no additional rent and a new 99 year lease.
“The property is ‘Chain Free’.”