As a landlord, whenever you are looking at houses for sale in Leicestershire, you could find varying prices throughout an area like Ab Kettleby. In this article, this data will be simplified so you can find all of the data on one, convenient page.
So, from the rental yield of Ab Kettleby to the success you may expect to get when submitting planning permission. Everything you need to know about house for sale in the UK and in Ab Kettleby will be revealed. Keep reading.
Why you should consider the average rental yield when searching for houses for sale in Ab Kettleby
Assuming you are not looking for a house for sale in a certain area because of private reasons such as being close to a family member or you have been relocated to a new office, these are some of the factors to consider in order to understand if an investment is worth your money.
Investors typically look at data such as the average rental yield, the average asking price of rent per month, rent turnover and sale turnover. These KPIs give property investors a solid idea of how the market is performing in that area.
For the city of Ab Kettleby, the below table demonstrates this well. To make things simple, it compares these numbers to the wider region of the UK; East Midlands. As well as Leicestershire, to give a smaller scale area to compare the data to.
|Average Yield||Average Asking rent||Turnover (rental)||Turnover (sale)|
|Ab Kettleby||3.0%||£1,005||no relevant data for this city||8.0%|
Assuming that in the future you want to re-sell the house you will eventually purchased in Ab Kettleby you might be interested in the number of sales per month (12) that happen in the local housing market. Comparing this figure for Ab Kettleby with the above table gives you a good understanding of the profitability of the area.
Are there new houses being built in Ab Kettleby to make it grow?
Whenever you are thinking about looking for houses for sale in Ab Kettleby, 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|
|Ab Kettleby growth rate||-18%||10%||14%|
As the population of Ab Kettleby 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.
In Ab Kettleby, what do houses for sale tend to sell for?
As well as looking at the asking price for house for sale in Ab Kettleby, 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 Ab Kettleby.
Houses for sale, are sold on average in Ab Kettleby, after the influence of these factors, at £302,377 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 3% over the last 10 years.
|Housing category||Total final sale price|
|Aerage sold price (detached)||£411,473|
|Aerage sold price (semi-detached)||£219,598|
|Aerage sold price (terraced)||£173,743|
|Aerage sold price (flat)||no relevant data for this city|
This table above shows the average sale price for each variation of houses for sale in Ab Kettleby.
|Housing category||Sale price per square foot|
|Aerage sold price/sqft||£2,560|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (new build)||£2,620|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock)||£2,430|
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 Ab Kettleby is £2,560.
This statistic can be used to compare the price of housing between housing categories again or even compare the price for a different city.
In Ab Kettleby, what are the demographics like?
In the city of Ab Kettleby, 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 Leicestershire for example.
These demographics for Ab Kettleby 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 Ab Kettleby in East Midlands.
In Ab Kettleby, what are the deprivation levels like?
Most of the time, high deprivation levels signal that people cannot afford to sustain their living expenses. In Ab Kettleby, currently, 18% 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.
What is a social grade score and how does this relate to Ab Kettleby?
In the city of Ab Kettleby, the social grade score of the area is 31%. 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 Ab Kettleby.
|Social Score||Category||The proportion of the UK population (%)|
|A||Professional, managerial or administrative||4|
|B||Intermediate managerial or professional jobs||23|
|C1||Supervisory, junior managerial or professional jobs||29|
|C2||Skilled manual workers||21|
|D||Semi and unskilled manual workers||15|
|E||State pensioners, casual & lowest grade workers||8|
How educated are the people in Ab Kettleby?
In the city of Ab Kettleby, 25% people have a degree from a university. The higher this proportion is, in general, the more likely it is that the population is able to buy a house.
Interestingly, as people who have degrees go up, the average income of the area goes up too. You can see if there is a correlation, the average household income in the UK is price34,000 and the average income in Ab Kettleby is £48,800.
This should correspond with the average percentage of people in the UK who have degrees at 22.6%.
In Ab Kettleby, how has the population changed?
In the UK in general and specifically in the region in question, large population sizes can be good indications that there are a lot of people in the area looking for houses for sale which can drive up demand and therefore impact the cost. You should also check to see if the population is growing in the area too to show an increasing demand, this is even better. Currently, the total population of Ab Kettleby is 17,266.
Sometimes, smaller populations can have higher buyer demand than large populations on the other hand. This is because the price of houses and hence the demand for houses is based on a variety of variables.
The most important variable is the location of the houses for sale in the city of Ab Kettleby.
In Ab Kettleby, how has the population changed over the last five years?
In the last five years, over time, the change in population size was 1%. Looking at this figure can inform you of the buyer demand for the houses for sale in the area. Read more here
This may mean that the city has now started to slow down in terms of population growth or it may mean the city is also building a lot of houses which would indicate the supply of houses for sale will be matching the demand.
Making predictions about the future growth of Ab Kettleby is hence important in making a decision if capital appreciation of your real estate investment is something you’re after as a landlord.
Comparing this figure for the 5 year growth (1%) as well as the ten year growth in the subheading below should allow you to make some accurate forecasts on the growth rate. Click here to know more on the UK population trends.
Ab Kettleby population difference over 10 years?
The population has adjusted in the area of Ab Kettleby by 3% in the most recent decade. This change is even more useful when compared alongside the figure for the five year growth of the area too.
This will tell you if the population is changing at the moment or if change is more recent. Through this a landlord can accurately look at the fluctuations in population size of the area over time and therefore better understand the trend of the houses for sale in Ab Kettleby.
To make an example, the town of Salford which is a part of Manchester has seen a 10% increase in population. house price has therefore followed.
In the city of Ab Kettleby, how much green space remains for residents?
Providing the right amount of green space for people in the UK is a difficult subject because there are clear benefits for human health but at the same time, it is hard to make sure all areas of the UK can get enough greenery. This is a result of land being already in use in cities where most people live.
In Ab Kettleby, 38.5 is the amount of acres of outdoor space there is for every 1000 people. Charities such as ‘Fields in Trust’ recommend there to be at least 6 acres. This should allow you to conclude whether this green space is sufficient for you if you are interested in buying in Ab Kettleby.
In Ab Kettleby, what is the crime rate?
For every one thousand people living in Ab Kettleby, 48 commits crimes and are prosecuted. Coming to a conclusion as to whether all the other factors of your house purchase like the house price justify this figure when contrasting it with the UK average of 79.52 is something you should do as a homeowner.
It could be that the crime rate is higher than you expected but there it is worth the population growth, appreciation of the house and worth the relative price you are purchasing the house for.
Nonetheless, the crime rate of 48 is not a statistic that should just be ignored as you could have to pay more for things like home insurance and install additional security on your house if the rate is particularly high.
Either way, burglaries are not something you would want to encounter in a house. Whether that be a house you are living in or a house you are renting out to tenants.
How much do people in Ab Kettleby earn?
You may be wondering what the amount people earn has to do with house price. Well, house prices generally go up as people earn more not just because they can afford more valuable properties but also because good areas generally attract more desirable infrastructure. For reference, the average household income is £48,800.
This may be better schools, doctors and areas with lower crime rates. This results in a snowball effect which polarises different areas further, increasing the demand for housing in richer areas by a greater amount. And increasing the proportion of people with high social grade scores. For Ab Kettleby this figure is 31%.
Asking price in Ab Kettleby for a house for sale
In the city of Ab Kettleby, what is the average asking price for the houses for sale?
|Average asking price (1 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
|Average asking price (2 bed)||£237,076|
|Average asking price (3 bed)||£334,320|
|Average asking price (4 bed)||£548,148|
|Average asking price (5 bed)||£717,913|
The tables should give you a generic view of what the prices of the houses for sale are like. To close things off in terms of the house asking price, the average asking price for the house for sale in the whole of Ab Kettleby is £0. This should show you the general prices overall and for individual types of houses too.
When speaking about the city of Ab Kettleby, £406,456 is the asking price for a house for sale.
We have compiled a table of data so you can know the asking prices of the specific size of home you’re most interested in. As you can imagine, a family looking to move out with children would be after a larger house than someone living alone in Ab Kettleby.
The data is in fact very different compared to the number of rooms you’re interested in having in your home and the asking price also tends to go up in staggering amounts as you add rooms.
Who can help you buy a house for sale in Ab Kettleby?
Are you considering other cities with houses for sale?
See here below a list of cities in the same UK region of Ab Kettleby which is East Midlands. You might want to consider these as alternatives for your next real estate investment:
- Bretby in East Midlands
- Braithwell in East Midlands
- Lenton in East Midlands
- Castle-Donington in East Midlands
- Barton-In-Fabis in East Midlands
Or, visit our dedicated page on the houses for sale data for the whole of the UK – houses for sale in the UK.
Considering all the above data and information provided, you may want know who can help you buy a house for sale.
Lots of professionals offer property investors and first-time buyers advice and assistance in dealing with the process of acquiring a house for sale.
Below, you can find a list of professionals that come in handy when looking for houses for sale:
- Lender – Is someone capable of lending you the money you need to complete the purchase of the house for sale
- Insurer – Insurance companies provide building insurances and other financial products you need to protect your real estate assets
- Conveyancer – This professional will take care of the legal work needed when looking for a house for sale
- Surveyor – Use this professional to assess the condition of the house for sale you are willing to buy, get an independent valuation and feel more comfortable when negotiating the final price
- Mortgage broker or adviser – Different buyers can access different mortgages to buy a house for sale. Let the mortgage broker suggest to you which one is the best given your financial situation
- Energy professional – Nowadays is more important than ever, to get professional advice on the Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) of the house for sale you are considering as your next investment
A house for sale that is right for you
Find here below a list of criteria that we suggest you consider before looking for houses for sale in Ab Kettleby
affordability – the UK gov website comes in helpful when you want to understand (see what house for sale you can afford)
Geographic Location – the county and region across the UK you are considering to invest in are crucial factors to consider when browsing houses for sale.
Transport network of the house for sale – Hopefully, the pandemic stays in the past. Therefore, working from home may become less predominant than a couple of years ago. Check the commuting time of the house for sale you are considering buying.
Bedrooms in the house for sale – are you looking for houses for sale for yourself, for a couple or for the whole family? This condition will narrow down the number of houses for sale relevant to buy.
EPC of the house for sale – today more than ever, the energy performance of the properties for sale on the market should be one of the first things you check.
Broadband speed – having a good internet connection is crucial nowadays. Always check the available subscriptions available for the areas of the house for sale you want to purchase
Are you a car owner? – if yes, you will have to check for parking availability of the house for sale. Does it come with a garage included in the price?
Conservation areas – when browsing for houses for sale, we suggest you take a look at the National Heritage list. When a house for sale is included it means that it is not possible for the future homeowner to make changes to the property, both inside and outside.
Houses for sale Conditions – some properties, like new builds, need no repairs or works; other houses listed for sale may need some investment to restore them and some others may need a complete renovation. Someone looking for houses for sale should always think about how much time and money they are willing to invest to complete the needed repairs.