Looking for your next home or investment?

We partner with the best agents to help you find your dream house. We also partner with Strike to help you sell your property if you are moving out

Find your dream property:

See properties for sale

Sell your property with Strike:

Get a free valuation

Our customers trust our expertise

A guide on houses for sale in Crigglestone

by | Nov 15, 2022

Home $ House for sale in the UK $ A guide on houses for sale in Crigglestone

We help you find the right agent

At lofti we want to simplify your life and help you buy, sell or rent your property. We have assembled all the agent in Crigglestone to help you find the perfect agent for you

Download the directory

Sometimes, working out the prices of the houses for sale can be tricky business. This is why we created this article all about the price of houses for sale in Crigglestone, West Yorkshire.

From the average asking price of houses for sale in Crigglestone, to the growth of the population in the area, all will be talked about regarding the city of Crigglestone. So you will get better clued up on the area, and make finding a house for sale in the UK easier.

A house for sale appropriate to your needs

Criterias that have an impact on the actual price of a house for sale have been listed here below. Consider them all to find the perfect houses for sale in Crigglestone.

  • Affordability – check this article from the UK government to find out (see what house for sale you can afford)
  • Location – if the house for sale is in the city centre rather than further out, this may be why it is more expensive than the market average.
  • Transports near the house for sale – Being able to use public transports is a huge plus for a house, especially in big cities. This will have an impact on the price as well.
  • Bedrooms – the more bedrooms there are in a house for sale, the more tenants a buy to let investors will be able to host, therefore, realistically the price will also increase.
  • EPC of the house for sale – today more than ever, the energy performance of properties for sale on the market should be one of the first things you check.
  • Wi-Fi speed – We recommend you check the internet plans available for the areas where you are considering to buy a house for sale
  • Are you a motorist? – If yes, filter out your searches and compare prices of houses for sale with parking availability. Remember, a car parking space can cost as much as £400 per month
  • Conditions of the house for sale – New builds and properties that were recently built usually need little to no repairs; instead, other houses for sale may require consistent or structural maintenance. These investments that can be both expensive and laborious to complete. Before making your offer for a house for sale you should always carefully assess this criteria.

What are the people like in Crigglestone?

What salary does the community in Crigglestone take home?

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 Crigglestone, the average income is £40,850.00. 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 20% to decide on what the demographics are like in the area.

The city of Crigglestone, situated in West Yorkshire, is a particularly impressive part of the UK because of the specific demographics of the location.

In the below headings, the city of Crigglestone and its demographics will be compared to its wider location (North East). This includes population size, growth and population education now and into the future.

These statistics are heavily influenced by socio-economic factors and as a result this also shapes the projected house price of the houses for sale in Crigglestone. So, taking a good look at the data is essential to understand the area you are considering to buy in.

Is the crime rate bad in the city of Crigglestone?

Within Crigglestone, the number of people committing crimes is 11450% per 1000 people. This figure directly relates to the safety of residents in the area which is one of the biggest factors in whether an area is considered desirable or not.

As a result, someone looking to buy a house here hoping for it to appreciate in value or buying a house here to produce rental income should check out the crime rate and compare it carefully to the UK average of 79.52 for every 1000 people to see how safe people living there will be.

If the area’s crime rate is too high, this may result in you having to pay for the renovation of burglaries or pay a premium on home insurance as insurance companies will charge you more for living in a dangerous area. So analyse this 11450% figure carefully.

Are the deprivation levels of the UK any different to Crigglestone?

Deprivation levels refer to the ability of the population of the city to earn enough to keep their lifestyle going. Nationwide, it is thought that the number of people at this level or not being able to meet the costs of living is around 33%. In comparison, the deprivation level of Crigglestone is £0.

Have the people of Crigglestone grown in numbers?

Population growth in Crigglestone 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 Crigglestone, 93939 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 Crigglestone 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 Crigglestone, this change has been 5%. Read more here

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 5%. Click here to know more on the UK population trends.

Over the last decade, how has the population differed in Crigglestone?

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 8% in Crigglestone.

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.

Is there sufficient green space in Crigglestone?

In the city of Crigglestone, there are 43 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 Crigglestone is when seeing if green space availability is sufficient. This green space could be parks, nature reserves, public gardens or playing fields.

In Crigglestone, how educated are people in general?

The number of people as a percentage who have been through university and gained a degree is 23%. The ability to buy a home is greatly influenced by the number of people who have degrees. £40,850.00 is the amount people in Crigglestone are earning.

As you can tell, this figure along with the number of people who have degrees roughly correlate. For reference, the percentage of people who have degrees in the UK is 22.6% and the average household income is.

As a general rule, the bigger the difference between this 22.6% figure and the percentage of people with a degree in Crigglestone, the bigger the difference in the ability to earn and hence buy a house. A higher number of degrees will increase the potential for people to earn and hence the buying power of the population. This will also push up the price of houses in the area.

Nonetheless, making accurate estimates for the appreciation of homes must be done with other pieces of data in mind such as the rental yields or perhaps the crime rate of the area to name some examples.

In Crigglestone, what is the social grade score?

The social grade of a city is useful when searching for a house for sale because it tells you what kind of jobs people have in the area. For example, there could be a lot of skilled manual workers or there could be a lot of pensioners and people on benefits.

The scale goes from a social grade of an A who are high managerial, administrative or professional workers to an E where people in this category are on state pensions, casual workers or unemployed on state benefits. The number of people in Crigglestone in grades A or B which are the highest skilled roles in the country is 20%.

Realistically, you can expect workers in this category to earn a higher salary too. For comparison, £40,850.00 is the average household income of the area. You can see how this figure is congruent with the number of people in the top two categories of the social grade at 20%.

In Crigglestone, what is the asking price in general for a house for sale?

When investors make offers for houses for sale in Crigglestone, the average price asked by the homeowners works out to be £264,081.

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 Crigglestone 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 Crigglestone

Average asking price (1 bed) no relevant data for this city
Average asking price (2 bed) £162,911
Average asking price (3 bed) £235,576
Average asking price (4 bed) £402,854
Average asking price (5 bed) £684,492

Based on this table, hopefully, you will be able to tell what type of house for sale is the most suitable for your budget. You can also consider the average asking price per square foot (£0) for houses for sale with this table to get a good idea as to whether Crigglestone is the right area to buy a house in for you.

In general, for the city of Crigglestone, what are the final purchase prices for the houses for sale?

For the city of Crigglestone, the average price a house sells for is £190,447. This value usually depends on the exact location of the house within Crigglestone as well as other factors like the population growth which is 8% over a ten-year period.

Sale price per square foot
£2,050
£2,250
£1,935

Generalising the bottom table, the average value per square foot of a house for sale is £2,050. This value averages all of the types of houses for sale in Crigglestone. So, if you’re not sure what type of house you want specifically, you can still get an idea of the real estate market of Crigglestone.
Bear in mind that if you are a landlord looking to buy a property to rent, you will also run into other expenses like letting agent fees and the cost of listing your property for sale on Rightmove in your city.

houses for sale in other cities and regions in the UK

You can consult our list below that goes over a list of cities not necessarily in North East, allowing you to find similar places to Crigglestone:

You may also refer to our webpage specific to UK houses for sale to get an overview of the large number of cities in the area, houses for sale in the UK

In Crigglestone, what are the rental yields?

Is the housing market in Crigglestone growing?

Whenever you are thinking about looking for houses for sale in Crigglestone, think about how the city is growing and how this may impact the overall growth of the area.

Comparing the growth at different time periods would be a great way to assess whether the growth has slowed down, remained the same or perhaps stagnated over the years.

1 year 3 years 5 years
Crigglestone growth rate -5% 10% 17%

As the population of Crigglestone grows, this may also push up the price of the houses for sale. More people would be looking to buy homes and permanently live in the area. This demand helps a home appreciate. However, this isn’t always true because some cities build a lot of houses too to match the supply.

Most of the time, high deprivation levels signal that people cannot afford to sustain their living expenses. In Crigglestone, currently, £0 people fall into this category.

Measuring this statistic against the nationwide average of 33% should give you a pretty good idea of where the city lies in the scale of poverty in the area and how much you can charge for rent in your ast (assured tenancy shorthold).

Get professional help on the houses for sale in Crigglestone

Who should you talk to while going through the process of making an offer on a house for sale?
Several experts specialise in giving advice to property investors or to first time potential buyers.

Since the process of finding the right house for sale can take months, you have all the time to consult with the experts you might need.

Find here a list of those you should contact to get professional guidance and assistance when purchasing a house for sale:

  • Lender – This practitioner can lend you money to finalise a house purchase
  • Insurer – Insuring companies will provide you with the insurance policy you need to protect the house for sale you want to buy
  • Legal representative – This professional is usually there to handle all the legal tasks associated with purchasing a home for sale.
  • Surveyor – Carries out and independent valuation on the house for sale based on its conditions. It is very useful to understand the correct price before making an offer
  • Mortgage specialist – Mortgage advisors works on commissions. They will get a cut from the bank and will guide you with offering the best deals given your financial situation
  • Energy assessor – We strongly suggest you to invest in a professional assessment of the Energy Performance of the house for sale you want to purchase

FAQ

Are there opportunities for property renovation in Crigglestone?

Every single month in Crigglestone, there are 18 planning applications, of which nan result in a success. Look at this in terms of the population size of 93939 to work out if you think you’d have good planning success if you were to renovate.

What’s the number of property sales each month in Crigglestone?

Crigglestone boasts a monthly total of 23 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

In a city like Crigglestone, what’s the yearly fluctuation in population?

For a comprehensive analysis of Crigglestone’s population trends, observe the population fluctuation over a decade, indicated by 8%, and the five-year alteration represented by 5%. Perhaps also look at data from another nearby city too so you can see a comparison.

What is the asking price for houses for sale in the wider region of Crigglestone?

Currently, the mean asking price of a house in Crigglestone is £0, calculated using the average value per square foot

Is a house for sale in Crigglestone an expensive choice?

To assess the affordability of a property, locate a house for sale and contrast it with the mean selling prices. In Crigglestone, the value is £190,447, whereas the UK’s mean is £286,500

Find an estate agent where you’re looking to buy in Crigglestone

When buying, having the right expertise when navigating Crigglestone and the property market can be a great advantage. So, don’t make things harder for yourself and tackle a home purchase on your own. Browse our list of reputable estate agents below to help you on your house hunt!

Estate agent name Phone number Address of agent Email Address
FSL Estate Agents 441924765821 8 Calder Island Way, Wakefield, WF2 7AW Phone number only
Longacre Estate Agents 441924200101 UNIT 8 LAKESIDE Phone number only
Noble Living (Horbury) Ltd 441924732065 27 Queen Street, Horbury, Wakefield, WF4 6LP nan
Tranquil Homes 441924765847 Westfield Road, Horbury, Wakefield, WF4 6HR Phone number only
nan nan nan nan

Download agent details

Grab the latest property news, tailored for landlords

Viral, succinct and crucial information, straight to your inbox, every week

donnell-bailey

Donnell Bailey

Property expert

Donnell is a property expert focusing on the property market, he looks at a combination of legislation, information from property managers, letting agents and market trends to produce information to help landlords.

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *