Property in North London has been subject to market fluctuations relating to the general economy, but this can result in a mismatch between supply and demand which puts the buyer in a good negotiating position.
The range of properties is vast and includes flats, detached villas, new-builds, terraces, shared ownership and conversions. North London's close proximity to the centre of the city makes it an ideal commuter belt.
Shopping in North London is a delight for serious retail addicts. Brent Cross shopping centre has over 126 stylish shops, cafes and restaurants, and Camden Town is one of the area's most eclectic shopping destinations.
Educationally, North London is well provided for in both state and private sector, and has a selection of further education colleges. North London University achieved university status in 1992 and offers more than 300 full and part-time courses.
The transport links in London are second to none, and the recent congestion charges for parking in the city centre have done much to ensure that these links are efficient and co-ordinated.
By rail, all towns in the north have stations running around the Greater and Inner London ring, and the tube station is world-renowned for its efficiency. The city is well served by Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton and, in the north, Stansted Airport.
North London is very much a city within a city and its numerous housing options, family attractions and proximity to the capital's centre make it the ideal place to set up home.
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