Athletes Village – Olympic Park
During the Olympics 17,000 athletes lived here, and it has now been transformed into 2,818 homes, with around 2,000 more planned. Just over half (1,439) are privately rented while 1,379 offer a mix of social rent, shared ownership and intermediate rents.
East Village is a vibrant neighbourhood attracting people of all ages and interests with its unique offering of retailers, exciting events, and great community activities. Nearly 6,000 people – and 23 retailers – now call East Village home. Being only 7 minutes from Kings Cross and 20 minutes from the West End it has convenient transport links and is adjacent to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, home to sporting venues, 35 kms of paths and nature trails, and 25 acres of green space.