Transport lines: platforms for residential growth

Two newly enhanced rail lines have provided a platform for residential value growth in central stations, but is running behind schedule further out

Transport changes everything. And when what was once a train, a tube and two changes away is suddenly door to door in 15 minutes, the investment story changes with it. But is it better to focus residential funds in the centre or at the periphery where, in theory, improved transport links make the biggest change?

Hometrack ran the numbers for EG for two newly enhanced transport lines: Thameslink and…

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