City of London Homes

While there are over 45,000 people working in the City of London, only around 10,000 live here. Expect it to be bustling on the weekdays, yet surprisingly peaceful at weekends. Properties for sale in London are mostly flats and new build developments, making it an attractive location for professionals. 

Tucked between Whitechapel and the West End, the City of London is almost as central as it gets. With riverside views, an abundance of places to eat and drink, and a range of entertainment venues to suit all tastes, it’s perfect for people looking to live a central London lifestyle. 

Many properties in London have a sense of history. However, the City of London has a different feel. Modern apartment blocks and penthouse suites attract affluent professionals working in business and finance.

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Eating out in the City of London

The City of London hosts some special destinations for work drinks, weekend brunches, and luxurious dinners. For fine dining head to The Angler, a Michelin-starred restaurant serving sustainable seafood. 

The Copper Club offers views of Southbank’s skyline over a hearty Sunday roast. Or if you are looking for a takeaway or cheap eats you’ll find chains such as Itsu and Chop’d. There are also lots of independent coffee shops dotted around the city. 


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Entertainment in the City of London

Searching for things to do in London will always bring up activities in the City. The restaurant district on Cheapside, Lombard Street, and Leadenhall Street welcomes people looking for all kinds of dining experiences, One New Change by St Paul’s Cathedral offers excellent fashion outlets, and live music venues can be found throughout the city. There are also a variety of bars, nightclubs, gyms, and buildings offering spectacular views and one-off events such as Sky Garden. 

If the attractions in the City of London aren’t enough, you have the whole of London to explore easily via public transport or even by bike or foot. 

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Local amenities in the City of London

It’s no surprise that the City of London is one of the most well connected areas of London. There are 11 Underground stations that link you to District, Circle, Central, Waterloo and City, and Northern Lines. Canary Wharf, mainline stations, and airports are within easy reach.

You won’t find large supermarkets here, but there are places to get essentials such as Tesco Express and Sainsbury’s local. You’ll also be able to buy meat, fish, oil, cheese, bread and more from the historic Smithfield Market, between Barbican and Farringdon, held every weekday.

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