We had been looking at Clapham, Balham or Putney where we have previously rented but we felt we were spending so much money for the tiniest of places. Earlsfield has already gone up in value though so it is still expensive. We have viewed at Westfield Waterside as we felt we got so much more space for our money than buying on a terrace street, plus private outdoor space and the communal green areas. From the station the trains take 13 minutes to Waterloo and then there is also the tube at Southfields so it is well connected. Although there’s no real infrastructure in Earlsfield, Wimbledon is very close by. And down garret lane is south side – a shopping centre with movies, major chains and a waitrose – which is handy.
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