Whenever looking for a house for sale in the UK or in Ashill, it is vital you look at the market trends and house price fluctuations in the wider area of Somerset too. House prices of houses for sale can change even among different streets very close to each other so, as a landlord, it would be a good idea to be familiar with the area of Ashill.
In this article, we will be looking at the city of Ashill in detail so you know how to navigate the area and have a better understanding on where to invest.
What is the final sale price of a house in Ashill?
As well as looking at the asking price for house for sale in Ashill, a sensible homeowner or investor will also consider the final price a house sells for. This final price may be influenced by elements like the amount people are earning in the area and what opportunities for employment there are in Ashill.
Houses for sale, are sold on average in Ashill, after the influence of these factors, at £254,318 as a result. And may be on the rise or decline depending on a combination of variables such as the crime rate, or population growth which was 7% over the last 10 years.
|Total final sale price
|Aerage sold price (detached)
|Aerage sold price (semi-detached)
|Aerage sold price (terraced)
|Aerage sold price (flat)
This table above shows the average sale price for each variation of houses for sale in Ashill.
|Sale price per square foot
|Aerage sold price/sqft
|Aerage sold price/sqft (new build)
|Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock)
This final table looks at the price per square foot of houses for sale. Looking at the final table, you can take a further average and conclude that the average price per square foot of houses in general in Ashill is £2,563.
This statistic can be used to compare the price of housing between housing categories again or even compare the price for a different city.
On average, what is the figure for the asking price of a house for sale in Ashill?
When investors make offers for houses for sale in Ashill, the average price asked by the homeowners works out to be £346,381.
In the table below, for all the different sizes of houses in the area, the average asking prices have been displayed. This tells you what kind of house is more or less expensive and sought after despite houses with fewer bedrooms being overall less expensive anyway.
Any house that looks like it is overpriced for the number of bedrooms it has in Ashill is typically not overpriced. It is just the case that that type of housing has a higher demand, therefore, people are willing to pay more.
Average price of houses for sale in Ashill
|Average asking price (1 bed)
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|Average asking price (2 bed)
|Average asking price (3 bed)
|Average asking price (4 bed)
|Average asking price (5 bed)
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The tables should give you a generic view of what the prices of the houses for sale are like. To close things off, the average asking price for the house for sale in the whole of Ashill is £883. This should show you the general prices overall and for individual types of houses too.
Get professional help on the houses for sale in Ashill
Choosing the perfect house for sale for you might be challenging in today’s market due to the abundance of available houses.
You may wonder who can guide you through the process of selecting a house that is for sale.
There are several experts that provide guidance and support to potential buyers and the procedure can be drawn out, particularly when dealing with houses for sale.
Here is a list of who to contact to get assistance when purchasing a house for sale:
- Banks – The ones that can lend you the money you need for the house for sale
- Insurance companies – Companies that give you access to various insurances specific to the house for sale you are considering to buy
- Solicitor – The individual or business responsible for handling the legal tasks required to purchase a home that is for sale.
- Civil engineer – Provides you with an appraisal of the house up for sale that you want to purchase.
- Mortgage advisor – Professional advisors that will guide you and propose the best mortgage deals according to your finances
- EPC specialist – Getting professional advice on the energy performance of the house for sale is crucial, especially nowadays.
Finding the ideal house for sale for you
Many criteria impact the price of houses for sale in Ashill.
Here below are the most important ones according to Lofti’s expertise:
- Affordability – (see what house for sale can you afford?)
A guide from the UK government
- House Location – The borough and region of the UK you want to invest in is an important factor to consider when looking for a home for sale.
- Transport – Commuting can be a waste of time. Minimise it by checking how long it will take from the house for sale you’re interested in, to your office before considering buying
- Number of bedrooms – The number of bedrooms goes hand in hand with the house for sale price. If you are buying for the long period try to think if you might need an extra bedroom
- Energy performance of the house for sale – The difference between an EPC rating of A and an EPC rating of G can impact your monthly utility bills, consider this when evaluating houses for sale.
- Internet connection – Being able to take video calls from your home is crucial nowadays, always check the broadband of the area when browsing houses for sale
- Car park – Ask the property seller for parking availability. If it is included in the price of the house for sale, you can justify paying more than you would at first glance
- Conditions of the house for sale – Repair works can be expensive and take a lot of time, assess the conditions of the houses listed for sale before making an official offer.
Are you considering other cities with houses for sale?
If you are looking for similar places to buy a house that are just like Ashill, examine this short list of cities below from outside of the region of South West for some inspiration.
- kirkby in South West
- broxbourne in South West
- kingston-upon-thames in South West
- bodinnick in South West
- attenborough in South West
If none of these suit your interest, we suggest you visit our page with all of the relevant data concerning houses for sale in the UK, allowing you to buy the right property.
Or, consider buying a leasehold property instead which may be cheaper. However, you will also have to learn what will happen when a leasehold expires so you know how to deal with this side of the law.
What’s the rental yield in general for the city of Ashill?
You may have heard of rental yield as being important for investors who wish to make a sizable profit on their rental properties. If this sounds like you and you’re looking to invest in a house currently for sale and collect rental income in Ashill this statistic is what you were looking for.
Data should also be compared to the broader region of the UK (South West) alongside Somerset then looked at with other statistics like the area’s rent and the turnover of sale of the houses in question. It could be that an investor prefers to make a profit on the sale of a house rather than the rental income and optimal properties for this investment varies throughout Ashill.
This decision is made differently depending on the investor’s tolerance for risk, investing strategy, the location they’re investing in and their overall goal for buying a house currently listed for sale.
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As you observe table above, it could be valuable to contrast these figures with other pieces of data relevant to the process of buying like the crime rate or the appreciation of houses for sale in Ashill.
As you can tell, the best conclusions are drawn when the buyer of a house for sale looks at all the data involved holistically and doesn’t make quick decisions based on one or two pieces of data. As an example, comparing the data with the number of property sold per month (11) will be useful.
Are there more or fewer houses being built in Ashill?
The growth of an area like Ashill can be a great indicator of a thriving city and the influx of new people can drive demand for housing and help appreciate the value of your house after you buy it.
Paying attention to the table below tells you how the number of houses has changed over time at one year, three year and five year intervals.
|Ashill growth rate
Despite the number of houses being built rising, this may not indicate that the housing price of the houses for sale is going up. It could be the case that there are a lot of new builds in the area which are causing the supply of the houses for sale to match demand and this could cause a decline in house price as time goes on.
Make sure you do your own research specific to the city of Ashill if you want to find out the exact reasons for the housing change.
In Ashill, what are the demographics like?
In the city of Ashill, has the population grown or shrunk?
Population growth in Ashill is important to know if there is housing demand and the total population may also be looked at as large populations commonly have a lot of buyer demand.
In Ashill, 50898 people live in the city as their main place of residence.
It is important to note that it is not the case that everyone likes a large population to live in. People who tend to prefer a more relaxed life are more likely to buy or rent somewhere to live that has a small population and perhaps also wouldn’t mind if the population isn’t growing.
Other people also like to have a mix of both. Where they can visit rural areas and also benefit from the amenities of a busy city.
In Ashill in the previous five years, have population numbers transformed?
Five years may seem like a long time but it is rare for a city to grow that much unless there is dramatic population growth. In Ashill, this change has been 4%.
Someone who wishes to find out how this change has occurred over a longer period of time may also wish to read the headings below and see if the change has continued throughout the past decade too. Or if the change is only true for the more recent figure for five years of 4%.
Over the last decade, how has the population differed in Ashill?
Populations change all the time but if there is a clear change in population in the last ten years this is even more reliable data about the population of the area as opposed to five. This adjustment in population works out to be 7% in Ashill.
What this statistic is like in comparison to the population change in five years should provide you with a comprehensive understanding of what direction the population is heading in.
In recent years because of the pandemic, it is common to see dramatic differences in the population change in the last five years when comparing it to ten as people realise they can work from home but still keep the current jobs they have.
This means they can move to cities they wouldn’t have considered otherwise and be location-independent of their source of income. Perhaps making a longer commute into the office every week for example.
In general, do people commit a lot of crime in Ashill?
For the city of Ashill, crime rate is at 5533%. So for every 1000 people in the area, 5533% commit a crime which is prosecuted. Paying close attention to this figure of crime rate is not only important for the value of a house but also to calculate the maintenance cost of owning a house and how attractive an area can be for future buyers.
So, compare it to the nationwide average of 79.52 per 1000 people and consider if you are happy with this figure based on the price you’re paying for a house you’re interested in.
On top of this, houses that are in areas where there is a high crime rate tend to have to pay higher insurance rates, costing a homeowner in the long term.
Additionally, paying for further security on a house such as CCTV or potentially gates and fences that deter thieves may be necessary for an area with a high crime rate.
What is a social grade score and how does this relate to Ashill?
In the city of Ashill, the social grade score of the area is 19%. But what does this exactly mean? The figure refers to the proportion of people in the two highest categories of skilled jobs.
The categories are grouped from A to E shown in the table below. Overall, a high social grade score means there are more affluent people working in managerial and professional roles in the area.
This table shows the average breakdown of the UK in terms of where most people in the UK are working so you can compare it to the social grade score of Ashill.
|The proportion of the UK population (%)
|Professional, managerial or administrative
|Intermediate managerial or professional jobs
|Supervisory, junior managerial or professional jobs
|Skilled manual workers
|Semi and unskilled manual workers
|State pensioners, casual & lowest grade workers
Is the city of Ashill deprived?
Deprivation of a city is defined as the number of people who are considered to not be earning enough to sustain their lifestyle. The UK average of deprivation nationwide is 33% so comparing the figure of £0 for Ashill should give you a nice idea of the deprivation in the area.
In the city of Ashill, is there a lot of green space?
In the city of Ashill, there are 14 acres of green space per 1000 residents.
The charity, ‘Fields in Trusts’ recommends a minimum of 6 acres of green space per 1000 people so it is easy to see where Ashill is when seeing if green space availability is sufficient. This green space could be parks, nature reserves, public gardens or playing fields.
How much are those living in Ashill earning?
By and large, a higher household income in a population can have positive effects on the crime rate and the quality of space. This is due to the fact that higher earners tend to buy houses where there are better schools and more desirable amenities that impact the quality of life someone has.
In Ashill, the average income is £40,133.33. Measuring this figure against the average household income for the UK of price34,000 should tell you if the city is higher or lower earning.
When buying a house, use this statistic with other factors when making a decision too like the crime rate or the social grade score of 19% to decide on what the demographics are like in the area.
For the city of Ashill, what is the education level?
In Ashill, the proportion of people who have a degree is 27%. Generally speaking, as the number of people with degrees increases, the more people are able to afford houses to buy as a degree is a good indicator of a higher income. To put this into perspective, the average income of Ashill is £40,133.33.
This figure for average household income usually goes up alongside the percentage of people who have degrees.
However, this is not a hard and fast rule, there are many factors influencing the buying power of a population and hence the appreciation of housing and the number of houses for sale in the area. This can include the rental yields of the area and other demographic statistics like crime rate.
Nonetheless, it cannot be argued that those with degrees tend to live in more affluent areas as 82% of people who achieve a first in degree level education are owners of the place they live.
In the city of Ashill, the demographics are unique and must be looked at by themself to make a conclusion about the area before buying a house. This is because the growth could be greatly different to the wider area of Somerset for example.
These demographics for Ashill may impact the price of a house, how this house grows over time and the profitability of a house if you are buying it for an investment so knowing the area is crucial for a landlord making a purchasing decision in the city of Ashill in South West.
Do properties in Ashill have the potential for renovation?
Properties in the city of Ashill may have the potential for renovation if there are a lot of planning permission approvals based on the area. There are 18 approvals every month with an approval of nan based on a population of 50898. Compare other places in the UK to make this figure make more sense.
In Ashill, how many property sales per month are there?
Ashill boasts a monthly total of 11 property transactions, while the entire UK witnesses approximately 1.1 million property sales. You can visit our pages that give information on houses for sale based on Rightmove data from the same region using the link
How does the population in a city like Ashill change annually?
Calculating the evolution of Ashill’s population requires an examination of the population transformation over a decade, amounting to 7%, and the five-year adjustment at 4%. By contrasting these values, analyse recent changes in population to attain a thorough understanding of demographic trends and perhaps also look at house for sale data nearby
In the larger vicinity of Ashill, what is the cost of houses available for sale?
Currently, the mean asking price of a house in Ashill is £883, calculated using the average value per square foot
Would acquiring a house for sale in Ashill be regarded as a high-priced option?
Calculate if a property is on the pricier side by matching a listed house for sale against the mean selling prices. In Ashill, this value is £254,318, compared to the UK’s average of £286,500.
Buying a home in Ashill? Find trusted estate agents below
Purchasing property in Ashill can be a complex process. Having the right real estate agent to guide you makes all the difference. We understand how stressful and time-consuming finding an agent can be so we have provided all of the most relevent agents and their contact details below in our convenient table.
|Name of the Agent
|Thorne Carter & Aspen
|11 High Street, Cullompton, EX15 1AB
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|11 High Street
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|4 High Street, Cullompton, EX15 1AA
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|Seddons – Cullompton
|6 High Street, Cullompton, EX15 1AA
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|The Old Rectory, Cricket Malherbie, Ilminster, TA19 0PW
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