London is one of the most expensive cities in the world to rent a house but this depends on the areas you choose.
It is very difficult to find a cheap accomodation in London. However, if you know where to look for a house you can afford, this search could be possible. Here there is a list of those places in London where to rent a house and still have money to eat.
The cheapest place in the city is Waltham Forest with an average of £435 for a flat. It is located in the north of London close to the Olympic Park.
Another cheap area is Lewisham located in the south of London and very close to all the best shopping streets and attractions. The rent of a shared flat is less than £600.
Just to stay in the south, Sutton is another among the cheapest area in London. It is a beautiful place with many art galleries and lots of monuments. One of the best areas in London indeed!
Located in west London, Ealing is 11th largest area in size in London. If a fire bursts no problem: there are four fire stations in Ealing, a lot of schools and many Irish pubs as the population here is mainly Irish.
The London Borough of Barnet is in the north of the city and it is the second largest London borough by population with 379,700 inhabitants. If you love nature and open air, this is perfect for you as Barnet has wonderful green spaces and ancient buildings. The rent for a shared flat is about £635 and for a city like London is really convenient!