A guide on houses for sale in Beacon End

by | Nov 15, 2022

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As a landlord, whenever you are looking at houses for sale in Essex, you could find varying prices throughout an area like Beacon End. 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 Beacon End 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 Beacon End will be revealed. Keep reading.

Asking price in Beacon End for a house for sale

Average asking prices for houses for sale in Beacon End

Average asking price (1 bed) £165,192
Average asking price (2 bed) £254,259
Average asking price (3 bed) £368,961
Average asking price (4 bed) £527,143
Average asking price (5 bed) £755,833

The above table is perfect for understanding the distribution of properties in the area as well as looking at this data alongside the average asking price per square foot of £3,410. Telling you what type of house is most in demand relative to the price of the area.

This could be due to more people looking at particular types of houses for sale over others or even due to the fact that Beacon End has a lack of supply of housing in certain categories.

As you go ahead and make offers on a house for sale, it is sometimes best to know what other people are offering for the same type of house for sale so you know what to offer yourself to get a good deal. So you should know, the average asking price of Beacon End is £389,132.

Even though the asking price is not what the eventual price the house is sold at, making a note of the averages for the city of Beacon End is useful when negotiating and knowing what to expect for every type of house for sale.

Why you should consider the average rental yield when searching for houses for sale in Beacon End

What is the growth in the housing market of Beacon End?

The growth of an area like Beacon End 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.

1 year 3 years 5 years
Beacon End growth rate 4% 16% 14%

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 Beacon End if you want to find out the exact reasons for the housing change.

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 Beacon End, the below table demonstrates this well. To make things simple, it compares these numbers to the wider region of the UK; East of England. As well as Essex, to give a smaller scale area to compare the data to.

Average Yield Average Asking rent Turnover (rental) Turnover (sale)
Beacon End 3.7% £1,205 140% 18.0%
Essex 3.51% £1,237 125.97% 17.61%
East of England 3.49% £1,148 126.76% 16.58%

Assuming that in the future you want to re-sell the house you will eventually purchased in Beacon End you might be interested in the number of sales per month (29) that happen in the local housing market. Comparing this figure for Beacon End with the above table gives you a good understanding of the profitability of the area.

What kind of demographics does the city of Beacon End have?

Beacon End in the county of Essex is notable for its specific demographics and has individual characteristics.

For localised cities and the bigger areas of the UK there are wide variations in the demographics that shape an area so the same is also true for the wider region Beacon End is located in; East of England.

Below, these demographics are talked about in headings that explain how the city has grown, what the education levels are like in Beacon End, what the social grade score of the city is like and if the green space matches the recommended levels people living in the UK should have.

What is the social grade score of Beacon End?

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 Beacon End in grades A or B which are the highest skilled roles in the country is 30%. Realistically, you can expect workers in this category to earn a higher salary too.

For comparison, £47,100 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 30%.

How much do people in Beacon End earn?

As earning potential goes up in a city, so does the quality of schools in the area, the general infrastructure and the social grade score (30%). All in all, the area becomes a more desirable place to live in.

This is why it is vital to pay attention to how much people are making annually in any city you plan on making a house purchase in. In Beacon End, this works out to be £47,100. This can be looked at alongside the average household income which is price34,000to estimate how affluent the area is.

For the city of Beacon End, what is the education level?

The number of people as a percentage who have been through university and gained a degree is 31%. The ability to buy a home is greatly influenced by the number of people who have degrees. £47,100 is the amount people in Beacon End 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 Beacon End, 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 general, do people commit a lot of crime in Beacon End?

For the city of Beacon End, crime rate is at 105. So for every 1000 people in the area, 105 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.

In the city of Beacon End, how much green space remains for residents?

In the city of Beacon End, there are 11.9 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 Beacon End is when seeing if green space availability is sufficient. This green space could be parks, nature reserves, public gardens or playing fields.

What is the population of Beacon End?

In total, the number of people in Beacon End is 28,486. This figure can be used to estimate the appreciation of the houses but it is also important you look at the population growth figure in order to make this more accurate.

Whether a large population benefits you as a landlord is dependent on what you want from a home. A large population is great if you have children who prefer the bustle of crowds in cities but there are also those who purposely want to buy somewhere rural.

You may also be able to find a balance of both where there are shops, restaurants and entertainment and also rural areas all within a short distance which may be the case ni Beacon End, depending on where exactly you are.

How has Beacon End changed in the past five years?

Five years provides enough time for a city to grow dramatically. It may be the case that the population grows or shrinks but the city of Beacon End has changed by 7%. Read more here

It is also helpful to compare this data to a longer time period like 10 years like in the below subheading. If the population trend of growth or decline has been there for a longer period of time you’ll be able to tell if 7% is a recent change or not.
Click here to know more on the UK population trends.

In the last decade, what is the difference in population in Beacon End?

15% has been the population growth change in the past 10 years.

Usually, this is more of a conservative figure compared to the five year change of a city.

Industrial changes can also be the reason for this shift but it could also be due to immigration or emigration. Bringing people in or out of the area.

The recent global pandemic has also shifted the number of people living in cities as people realise they can now work remotely. It may be that the people of a Beacon End have seen a more desirable way of working, moving to make themselves more comfortable in their careers.

For example, the population of the South west of England has seen a massive increase in population because workers want to move there to benefit from the slightly better weather, lower house prices and also the rural area. Nonetheless, they can also benefit from travelling to the capital city of the UK, London.

In Beacon End, what are the deprivation levels like?

The number of people who are deprived can have an impact on the perception of your house in the general marketplace. Additionally, if you are looking for a house to live in for the long term, you can start to picture what your neighbours and the people in your area live like financially.

If the proportion of deprivation of Beacon End is 20% and in general for the UK this figure is somewhere around 33%, you can see if this figure is something you are happy with as you search for a house to buy.

In general, what do houses for sale sell for in Beacon End?

In Beacon End, houses for sale are sold at an average of £313,839. In general, multiple factors impact this figure because lots of variables impact properties valuation. This can include the quality of the buildings in general, whether the population has grown, if there is demand for housing or if there is a low crime rate which would make the area more desirable.

In the table below, you can see for yourself how the average price of a house for sale looks based on the different sizes of housing in Beacon End. The exact amount of variation between the types of housing depends on the local demand for particular types of houses in the area.

Housing category Total final sale price
Aerage sold price (detached) £383,076
Aerage sold price (semi-detached) £302,652
Aerage sold price (terraced) £261,824
Aerage sold price (flat) £170,271

As you can see above, for Beacon End, price varies based on the type of house that is being sold. If these prices shock you it could be due to population change in the last 10 years of 15% where lots of movement may inflate or deflate house prices.

Housing category Sale price per square foot
Aerage sold price/sqft £3,230
Aerage sold price/sqft (new build) £3,100
Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock) £3,170

Looking at the second table about Beacon End, you are able to tell which type of housing is most affordable to you as a buyer. However, for a general overview of what house price is, the average price per square foot for a house in Beacon End is £3,320.