This eclectic neighbourhood is a colourful and dynamic place to call home. From the dramatic and vivid kaleidoscope of the flower markets to the sleek, booming business hub of Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets is brimming with cultural diversity, historical richness and opportunities.
London living with all the trimmings
If you’re looking to live in London and truly, embrace life in the centre of the country’s Capital, then Tower Hamlets is where you want to be. Home to the unmistakable Tower of London and the iconic Victorian Tower Bridge, this borough is a melting pot of history. With London Docklands creating a balance between contemporary design and sleek modern living against the backdrop of the classic London skyline, there is nowhere more diversely unique than Tower Hamlets. Wander through the Truman Brewery Markets on Brick Lane and get swept off your feet by the rich aromas and sweet combinations of flavours rising from the multi-cultural cooking that this diverse community offers. Or take a trip through Columbia Street’s vivid flower markets and be dazzled by the festival of colour that embodies this exciting London district.
While being known for its Tudor architecture and its gruesome historical tales, Tower Hamlets is also a spectacle for its glossy reflections of the business district and commerce of Canary Wharf. As the biggest financial centres of the UK and home to some of the tallest buildings this impressive display of prestigious living and sleek modernity is London’s best dressed corner - teeming with swanky spaces to chill out and lose yourself in. From brasseries with views that stretch far out over London’s glinting waterways to the rooftop cocktail bars dripping in black dresses and champagne pops, there is something quite electric about this commercial edge of Tower Hamlets. And, If you aren’t seduced by the business metropolis on the water then you’re sure to be charmed by the community markets that will have your senses singing - when settling into a new home in Tower Hamlets, you’ll be spoilt for choice for downtime activities.
The contrasting pockets of colour from the street eateries to the clean lines of Canary Wharf compliment the growing areas of regeneration on the water - bringing to this Thames-side location a vibrant community of young professionals, families and first time buyers. With endless opportunities bubbling over from the business district and the seamless connectivity of the Underground, this area is inviting in new faces looking to embrace London living and all the benefits that come with it. Southern is pleased to showcase a range of upcoming homes available for Shared Ownership in Tower Hamlets. Upcoming developments include Vodion and Scott Street launching early 2021 and Corner Place and Bow River Village launching in the future in this increasingly vibrant location. The stunning collection of homes in Bow River Village phase 3 are perfectly placed on the banks of the River Lea - an area boasting a contemporary community bubble of residents embracing London living.
The Bow neighbourhood features an abundance of creative industries, a unique history and a strong sense of community. Plus, there’s an endless supply of local sights and attractions to help fill your evenings and weekends, such as riverside walks, the Queen Elizabeth II Olympic Park, Westfield Stratford and the micro-breweries of nearby Hackney Wick.Search Tower Hamlets