Out of the thousands that applied for tickets to witness the games at London 2012, many have been left disappointed from the announcements of first round tickets allocations, but there is still away you can be close to the action. Stratford is truly an up and coming area – the Olympics have encouraged incredible levels of investment to a once run down district, developing local amenities and creating green public spaces to be enjoyed long after the 2012 games.
With the addition of the new Westfield Stratford City leisure and retail complex, as well as the breathtaking Olympic Park iteself, there has never been a better time to invest in this area of London. Property for sale in Stratford is still below the London average, so you can potentially get more for your money, and rental yields during the games are set to be strong, if you were looking for an investment opportunity.
So if you were unlucky and didn’t get tickets for your chosen events, you can still be close to the action, by investing wisely in the area! We’ve found this great one bed flat for sale, with amazing views of the Olympic Stadium, for just £225,000. There are also plenty of properties for rent in Stratford, so take a look and see how close you could be. The ongoing legacy of the Olympics will be felt long after the games, creating another district of London to be proud of.