Attitudes towards methods of travel have changed drastically in recent months, with data from the National Travel Survey reporting that 38% of participants now cycle more than they did before the pandemic. For homebuyers seeking a location that offers easy access to the London cycle network, Motion by esteemed property developer, Peabody, is ideally situated in the bike-tastic district of Waltham Forest; where a brand-new collection of two and three-bedroom apartments are available with Shared Ownership. Furthermore, buyers who reserve a home at Motion can take advantage of Peabody’s ‘Get In & Go’ offer and receive £2,500 towards legal fees and a stylish new e-bike from local start up Analog Motion perfect for getting around town.*
Motion at Waltham Forest
Motion is extremely well placed within a vibrant corner of east London, with Lea Bridge and Leyton currently undergoing a notable regeneration that is set to transform and improve the area’s offering. Residents can enjoy a combination of award-winning infrastructure improvements and stunning green spaces – ensuring they truly experience the best of both worlds. Benefitting from an enviable location within east London’s ‘Mini-Holland’ bike network, purchasers who enjoy a two-wheeled commute can take full advantage of cycleways, footpaths and a new cycle superhighway route close to home; helping them to realise their dream of ‘living green’.
Steven Midgley, Sales Manager at Peabody comments:
“There has been a clear shift in priorities for buyers around the UK, with well-being and the ability to maintain sustainable ‘green’ lifestyles taking precedence over other home-buying considerations. Many buyers are also becoming increasingly price savvy, and identify areas and schemes with easy cycle access to central/work areas as representing good value for money. Motion is the perfect choice for cycle enthusiasts, with the Mini-holland network providing easy access to a number of routes that will transport them to every corner of the city; and, for financially conscious buyers, the scheme offers the opportunity for price growth.”
Nav Gornall, Co-Founder of Analog Motion comments: "At Analog Motion, we create products that help people love the space between places. Partnering with an organisation that is so committed to helping people love the space they live is perfectly in line with our mission. Especially now, it's essential that we foster strong communities within our city. This starts with setting good intentions to further this goal and is facilitated by creating welcoming spaces in the streets and in the home. We welcome an 'open-plan' London; light, airy and spacious"
Thoughtfully designed to combine cosmopolitan luxury with practical convenience, the two and three-bedroom apartments feature bright and flexible living arrangements; providing the perfect place to relax and unwind. Extensive open-plan layouts and floor to ceiling windows flood the apartments with natural light; creating an impressive sense of space, and promoting a sense of calm and serenity. Residents will also have access to a dedicated concierge service at Motion, as well as a beautifully landscaped courtyard garden at the centre of the development. On-site bike storage is available.
The respective apartments all boast a high-quality specification; ensuring each room caters for modern buyers. Bespoke kitchens feature a selection of Bosch and Zanussi integrated appliances, LED feature lighting, and soft closing doors and drawers. Bathrooms come with Ideal Standard sanitaryware, Hansgrohe showers and mixer taps, and dark wood effect vanity tops. Ample storage has been incorporated throughout the properties to ensure they are clutter free spaces.
Marrying aspects of the area’s Art Deco heritage with stylish contemporary architecture, apartments at Motion offer a sophisticated standard of living to those in search of a cosmopolitan lifestyle. Set across three striking buildings, including a landmark 17-storey tower, homes at Motion enjoy sweeping views across the Lea Valley and toward the City of London and Docklands. The development plans to have onsite amenities including a coffee shop, supermarket and convenience store.
East London is well renowned for being the ‘creative hub of the capital’; with an abundance of art and culture options nearby. Buyers can take a short bike ride to Chatsworth Road Market, located just over a mile from Motion. Offering a wide variety of traders selling fresh fruit, vegetables, street food from independent retailers and a selection of stalls selling handmade products. Lea Bridge station is just a few minutes’ walk from the development. From here, it is a direct six-minute journey to Stratford - where alternative shopping and leisure options are abundant.
Residents in search of that all-important green space are also well-cared for; with the green spine of the Lea Valley Regional Park situated just moments from their doorstep - giving access to stunning landscapes, active waterways, and regional sporting facilities.
Buyers can secure a home at Motion by purchasing a share, starting from 25%, while paying reduced rent on the remainder. In time, and when they can afford to do so, residents can staircase up to 100% and outright ownership. Prices at Motion start from £130,000 for a 25% share of a two-bedroom apartment and from £162,000 for a 30% share of a three-bedroom apartment.
For information visit www.peabodysales.co.uk.