《3mins UK Districts Overview》EP01—Twickenham


Source: Standard.co.uk

Located to the southwest of London city centre, Twickenham is a district next to River Thames, with an abundance of its residential buildings overlooking the scenic river views. Across the river would be Richmond, reasonably considered as the backyard of London city. The housing prices of that area also reflect its potential with over 22% housing price increment over the past 5 years.

Source: Shuttershock

Twickenham has a population of approximately 80,000. It has a low crime rate and exceptional transport links, with 5 train stations in the area itself. The South Western Railway will take you straight to the heart of London, Waterloo station. The Heathrow Airportis also only 20 mins drive away. The convenient transport links attract a lot of young professionals living in the area.


According to the UK government data, close to half of the Twickenham population are of middle to high management level and professional employers, additionally, 59% of the population also holds an undergraduate degree or above, way above the UK average of 30%.

Source: Standard.co.uk

A significant amount of schools in Twickenham have received the rating of Outstanding by OFSTED. For example, Waldegrave, which was named the best Comprehensive school in 2016, St Mary’s Church of England Primary School, Orleans Park School, and Twickenham Primary Academy, etc.



As mentioned, the district is compromised of mostly young professionals, hence families of 1 to 2 people are of majority. This naturally increases the demand for HMO, causing the average room rent for double-room HMO to be £660, and £470 for single-rooms. The closer the property is to River Thames, the higher the rent, which can be up to 20-30% more. The rental yield after-tax is approximately 3.5%. At the moment, Twickenham has an average of approximately 90 transactions and 360 rentals per month, each property for let takes only about 2 months to be filled, making the occupancy rate the highest across the entire country.

Data Souce: PropertyData


Twickenham’s Twickenham Stadium is also a famous landmark in the area. It’s England National Rugby Union Team’s stadium and has been in use since 1907. Having been through multiple upgrades, it can now contain up to 82,000 audiences, almost matching the size of the famous Wembley Stadium This stadium not only hosts sports events, but it also frequently hosts large concerts by singers such as Lady Gaga, Rihanna, U2, and The Rolling Stone.

Other posts:

Unsure of what aspects to refer to when searching for a UK property? Uncertain about the UK property market trend in 2021? What to prepare before migrating to the UK? Red Brick is a professional UK property online platform that procures quality properties, including HMO (House in Multiple Occupation) second-hand propertiesand provides professional investment analysis. Additionally, Red Brick shares the latest news such as property investment, UK property taxation, UK property types, UK property market trend, and BNO immigration, etc. Red Brick also regularly holds various seminars, workshops, and 1-on-1 free consultations purposed to share different information regarding the most updated UK property market to our clients. Our UK property team provides professional one-stop management and letting service, which helps our clients to resolve any issues regarding UK property and improve their properties’ quality!

【港人熱門移民英國城市分析Manchester 線上講座】

立即報名 把握機會

曼徹斯特M3 One Victoria 展銷會及免費講座

名額有限 立即報名

【英國自住及投資首選 - 曼徹斯特One Victoria線上講座】
You are not permitted to submit this form!

立即報名 把握機會

曼徹斯特 One Victoria展銷會及免費講座

名額有限 立即報名

You are not permitted to submit this form!
機會難逢 把握機會成為英國業主

名額有限 立即報名



機會難逢 把握機會成為英國業主

名額有限 立即報名