Top 10 new homes developments in North London

View over North London from the balcony of an apartment in the Hoxton Press development

What are the best new developments in North London? We ask the residents. HomeViews reviewers come from verified owners and tenants so you can trust what they say. We take a look at the ten highest-rated new developments in North London, including apartments to rent and for sale.

Living in North London

North London is home to some of the capital’s most sought-after neighbourhoods. Angel, Hampstead, Camden, Kentish Town, Hackney, Highbury – all have their own very unique charms but they also all have that same stylish, bohemian North London feel to them… well-heeled, but with an edge; refined and suave but still characterful and colourful.

The impressive residents’ dining room at Vantage Point in North London

Some of London’s finest new build homes can be found in North London. These include the hugely popular rental development Vantage Point, sitting at the top of our list. Hoxton Press, in second place here, also attracts a lot of praise for its bold approach to design and clever regeneration of existing buildings.

As well as outstanding new build properties, North London also offers outstanding historic homes in the form of Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian terraces and townhouses to equal the finest examples in West and South West London.

Historic houses alongside Primrose Hill park in North London

What is North London famous for?

London Zoo can be found to the north of Regent’s Park, and is the world’s oldest scientific zoo. Alongside Regent’s Park, other notable green spaces in the area include Primrose Hill park and Hampstead Heath. Madame Tussauds, the British Library, The Emirates Stadium and many other significant visitor attractions can also be found in North London.

Highest-rated new homes developments in North London

1. Hoxton Press, N1

Anthology
4.78 (23 reviews) 4.78 (23 reviews)
Area guide to Islington
Image of Hoxton Press, N1
Anthology Hoxton Press is a selection of Studio, 1, 2, and 3 bedroom homes. It comprises of two landmark buildings, Mono and Duo, as well as a community café and landscaped gardens.  Nestled between Shoreditch Park and the Regents Canal, Hoxton Press will celebrate the heritage left by the sites former occupiers, The Mullord Brothers […] Read reviews and details of Hoxton Press, N1

2. Vantage Point, N19

Essential Living
4.68 (97 reviews) 4.68 (97 reviews)
Area guide to Holloway
Image of Vantage Point, N19
Vantage Point is a Build to Rent development by Essential Living, offering 118 apartments – studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments. All Vantage Point residents get access to a range of features and amenities. These include a 24-hour onsite team, a roof terrace, games room and exercise room. In addition, the development is above Archway London […] Read reviews and details of Vantage Point, N19

3. ArtHouse, N1C

King’s Cross Central Limited Partnership
4.51 (17 reviews) 4.51 (17 reviews)
Area guide to Camden
Image of ArtHouse, N1C
ArtHouse was the first collection of private homes built at King’s Cross. The collection features 114 apartments in total, ranging from one to three-bedrooms. As well as landscape gardens and views of regents canal,  residents can make the most of a 24hour concierge. Moreover, the collection is pet friendly and has retail onsite. Read reviews and details of ArtHouse, N1C

4. Hale Works, N17

Anthology
4.50 (36 reviews) 4.50 (36 reviews)
Area guide to North London
Image of Hale Works, N17

Hale Works is an exclusive development in the heart of one of North London’s most diverse communities, Hale Village. This development is the final stage of an eleven-phase re-development of the whole area. A selection of studios, 1, 2 and 3-bedroom homes are available, as well as commercial spaces on the ground floor. The striking design of the tower is a landmark for Tottenham Hale and offers amazing views over the unique wetland ecosystem of Walthamstow Reservoirs and the City of London.

Read reviews and details of Hale Works, N17

5. London Square Caledonian Road, N7

London Square
4.05 (15 reviews) 4.05 (15 reviews)
Area guide to Holloway

In at number 5, London Square Caledonian Road features a range of one and two-bedroom apartments located in Islington. Residents here benefit from a residents’ courtyard, concierge, on-site gym and communal podium gardens overlooking the trees and green space of Market Road Gardens.

Read reviews and details of London Square Caledonian Road, N7

6. The Lane, N17

Fairview New Homes
3.96 (16 reviews) 3.96 (16 reviews)
Area guide to North London
Image of The Lane, N17

The Lane offers a selection of one, two and three-bedroom apartments situated in the heart of Tottenham. White Hart Lane station is only a 6-minute cycle ride away, with links to London Liverpool Street. Additionally, the development is a part of the wider Tottenham regeneration. This will bring improved transport links, a library, a learning and enterprise centre, as well as various open spaces lined with restaurants and shops.

Read reviews and details of The Lane, N17

7. Arundel Square, N7

United House Developments
4.70 (11 reviews) 4.70 (11 reviews)
Area guide to Holloway

At number 7, Arundel Square is a United House Development located in Islington. It offers 147 apartments and residents have access to a range of amenities, including a concierge, bike storage, dedicated parking and landscaped gardens. The development is conveniently situated just a few minutes’ walk from both Highbury and Islington Station and Caledonian Road & Barnsbury Station.

Read reviews and details of Arundel Square, N7

8. Plimsoll Building, N1C

King’s Cross Central Limited Partnership
4.65 (9 reviews) 4.65 (9 reviews)
Area guide to Camden
Image of Plimsoll Building, N1C
Situated in King’s Cross, the Plimsoll Building offers a collection of two- and three-bedroom apartments. It has views over Gasholder Park, Regent’s Canal and the city beyond. The interiors are a combination of the finest materials and sleek contemporary appliances. Residents enjoy a dedicated 24-hour concierge, a private dining space and a lounge. In addition, […] Read reviews and details of Plimsoll Building, N1C

9. The Tapestry Building, N1C

King’s Cross Central Limited Partnership
4.63 (7 reviews) 4.63 (7 reviews)
Area guide to Camden
Image of The Tapestry Building, N1C
The Tapestry Building offers one, two- and three-bedroom apartments, townhouses and penthouses. Residents can make use of an on-site gym, a concierge and parking. Also, it’s just a 10-minute walk from London King’s Cross station. Similarly, St Pancras is also only a 10-minute walk. Read reviews and details of The Tapestry Building, N1C

10. The Makers, N1

Londonewcastle
4.60 (12 reviews) 4.60 (12 reviews)
Area guide to Islington
The Makers is a Londonewcastle and London Borough of Hackney development located in Hoxton. It is comprised of 175 apartments, over 28 floors and these range from studio and one-bedroom apartments to three-bedroom apartments. The development is conveniently situated a 7-minute walk to Old Street station, which is served by the Northern line and national […] Read reviews and details of The Makers, N1

House prices in North London

The average price of a property in North London is currently £664,416 according to current figures from Zoopla (September 2021). The average price for a North London flat is £467,023 and for terraced houses £752,593.


Discover more about the area in in our North London Area Guide, or focus in on popular North London areas like Colindale.

North London

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