"Just to add that Foxtons have moved into the area and are already exploiting property prices prior to the Olympics, indicating the start of property price increase. However, this may be a 'fake' blip in prices all going up as part of the Olympic hysteria, I foresee prices dropping shortly afterwards. But, being a Leytonstone resident myself, I reckon 2013 is when you will really see this place take off. Regeneration is already very evident, and I think it's a great place to live in and commute. It's got one of the best Thai restaurants, tapas place and a good indian linked the Rasa chain. Leytonstone is the way forward..."