Landlords with properties within Lambeth Borough Council’s boundary approach letting agents in Lambeth looking to maximise the income they receive from their rental homes.
Here at Assetgrove, our guaranteed rent scheme assures them of a fixed monthly rental income while we get on with the business of managing all the day-to-day tasks, such as inspections, lettings, viewings, maintenance, and legal issues.
We are proud to offer guaranteed rent for up to five years. But there is a lot more to Assetgrove that this alone. Over the years we have developed a wide ranging and comprehensive portfolio of property services carried out by a substantial in-house team with real expertise.
From upfront financing of home improvements and furnishing packages, to out-and-out property portfolio business managers, we provide a complete solution for all landlords and buy-to-let investors whether they own one property or 100.
Covering just 10.3 square miles, Lambeth is the largest inner London borough and is also one of the most densely populated, with around 303,000 residents – including the largest Portuguese population in the UK.
Stretching from the south bank of the River Thames to the Surrey hills, the postcodes of the borough of Lambeth are: BR1, CR4, SE1, SE5, SE11, SE19, SE21, SE24, SE27, SE2, SW3, SW4, SW8, SW9, SW12, SW16, SW95 and SW99.
The northern tip of Lambeth includes Waterloo, which is similar in character to central London. Lambeth also includes the vibrant and multicultural centres of Clapham, Brixton and Vauxhall, while south of the South Circular Road lie the residential suburbs of Streatham, Tooting and Norwood.
Landmarks in Lambeth include Waterloo station, the London Eye, the South Bank arts complex, the Oval cricket ground and Lambeth Palace – the official residence of the Archbishop of Canterbury.
The socio-economic profile of the area is mixed, with areas of affluence and deprivation in close proximity. The borough is the 14th most deprived district in England, comparable with Southwark, Lewisham and Haringey, but less deprived than the boroughs of Newham, Tower Hamlets and Hackney.
Getting to and from Lambeth
Lambeth has a low rate of car ownership, which means many of its residents rely on the 92 bus services operating in the borough.
The nine Tube stations, providing access to the Northern, Bakerloo, Victoria and Jubilee lines, in Lambeth are vital links to and from central London, while the borough’s 15 overground stations extend transport options.
Ofsted has judged the majority of the 27 secondary schools in Lambeth as Good or Outstanding. In 2015, 66% of students at secondary schools in Lambeth passed five or more GCSEs at grade C or above in comparison with the national average of 63%.
The most popular secondary schools in Lambeth include Lilian Baylis Technology School in Kennington, La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls’ School in Clapham Park and Platanos College in Stockwell.
Of the 64 state-funded primary schools in Lambeth, the most popular include Elm Wood School in West Norwood, Kingswood Primary School in Gipsy Hill and Vauxhall Primary School.
Green space in Lambeth
There are more than 64 parks or open spaces in Lambeth. The most well known include Clapham Common, Brockwell Park and Streatham Common.
Meanwhile, Archbishop’s Park, Hillside Gardens Park, Kennington Park, Milkwood Park, Myatts Field Park, Ruskin Park, Vauxhall Park, St Paul’s Churchyard in Clapham and St John’s Church Gardens in Waterloo have all received Green Flag awards.