[This article is sponsored by Jones Lang LaSalle] City Island is a unique new riverside neighbourhood. Situated just 2 minutes from London’s Canary Wharf, City Island is perfectly placed to appeal to those working in the financial and professional services industry. A unique offering, the entire island will be designed and branded in such a way to set it apart in terms of lifestyle and design. Situated in an island peninsula formed where the River Lea meets the River Thames, City Island will provide for 1,700 new homes, shops, restaurants, cafes and leisure facilities. The site is ideally located near Canning Town station situated on both the Jubilee and DLR Lines, providing direct access to Canary Wharf (4 mins), City Airport (7 mins) and the City (15 mins). Comprising of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments and penthouses, designed with a warehouse aesthetic, the apartments offer timeless quality with an urban edge. All of the Island’s residents are members of the exclusive City Island Club. With this comes access to a range of elegantly designed private facilities including a clubhouse, a gym, a screening room and grocers shop, as well as various sports facilities, pools and gardens. This is contemporary waterside living at its best.