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Ainthorpe – What to look for in houses for sale?

by | Nov 15, 2022

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Whenever looking for a house for sale in the UK or in Ainthorpe, it is vital you look at the market trends and house price fluctuations in the wider area of North Yorkshire 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 Ainthorpe.

In this article, we will be looking at the city of Ainthorpe in detail so you know how to navigate the area and have a better understanding on where to invest.

A house for sale that is right for you

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 Ainthorpe.

  • 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.

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

When investors make offers for houses for sale in Ainthorpe, the average price asked by the homeowners works out to be £327,138.

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 Ainthorpe 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.

Table showing the asking prices for houses for sale in Ainthorpe

Average asking price (1 bed) no relevant data for this city
Average asking price (2 bed) £242,724
Average asking price (3 bed) £317,809
Average asking price (4 bed) £481,748
Average asking price (5 bed) no relevant data for this city

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 Ainthorpe is £0. This should show you the general prices overall and for individual types of houses too.

Thinking of a different city and perhaps a different location?

We have prepared a list of cities that are entirely dissimilar to the region of North East, perfect if you are looking for somewhere similar to Ainthorpe but want to relocate to a different region entirely. You should then be able to evaluate the different houses for sale listed in the region:

Alternatively, you can visit our webpage dedicated to houses for sale in the UK for a broader understanding, houses for sale in the UK.

In Ainthorpe, what are the rental yields?

Most of the time, high deprivation levels signal that people cannot afford to sustain their living expenses. In Ainthorpe, 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).

Is the housing market in Ainthorpe growing?

The growth of an area like Ainthorpe 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
Ainthorpe growth rate 4% 26% 35%

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

Advice from experts on properties for sale in Ainthorpe

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

In general, what do houses for sale sell for in Ainthorpe?

There are a lot of factors that impact the final sale price a house for sale sells for in the UK and in Ainthorpe. In Ainthorpe, this sale price works out to be £211,677. As an example, a factor like population growth over the last 10 years which works out to be 0% in Ainthorpe and impacts house prices of the houses for sale.

Housing category Total final sale price
Average sold price (detached) £311,990
Average sold price (semi-detached) £207,453
Average sold price (terraced) £184,859
Average sold price (flat) £145,061

Above, the exact type of house is also shown to vary in price in a table in Ainthorpe. You may think that the bigger the house is the more expensive, but actually, this table is more based on the demand for the properties in each category.

Housing category Sale price per square foot
Average sold price/sqft £2,310
Average sold price/sqft (new build) £2,280
Average sold price/sqft (old stock) £2,160

In addition, here is the price per square foot. By taking this data and doing an average, it is also possible to work out the average square foot of houses in Ainthorpe which is £2,310. From here you can get a sense of the price of the overall housing market and therefore, also find out the prices of the houses for sale.

Are there any important statistics about the population of Ainthorpe?

Located in North Yorkshire is the city of Ainthorpe, in a large part of the UK; North East. Before you look for houses for sale in this area, it is a reasonable question to ask what the people who live there are like.

Below, the population of Ainthorpe has been dissected in terms of if the population is educated, what the crime rates are like and much more. All important factors to consider before making a house purchase among the offer of the houses for sale.

The knowledge below is based on a lot of different variables relevant to the city of Ainthorpe which impacts the profitability of making an investment here or how desirable buying a house to live in is if you want to live on a permanent basis.

What’s a social grade score and how does it relate to Ainthorpe?

Most of the time, the social grade score of a city is what it takes to determine what the economic levels are like as this score refers to what type of jobs the people of the area generally work as. So, from highly skilled, managerial roles, to the manual labour workers of the UK, how does Ainthorpe compare?

At the highest end of the scale (A) jobs that are managerial administrative or professional are all lumped into this category. On the other hand, there is the lowest grade (E) where workers who are on benefits, state pensions or work casual jobs fall into.

In Ainthorpe, the percentage of people who work in the two highest skilled categories of this scale (A and B) is 16%.

So you can compare this data, here is the estimated grouping of the social grades of the UK for the general population. Adding the two highest categories of A and B and comparing this percentage to the high social grade score which combines A and B should give you a good comparison.

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 much are those living in Ainthorpe earning?

Typically, as people earn more money, the more they are able to afford and the better house prices in the area because demand goes up. You could also infer that the amenities such as schools, parks and public areas are generally of high quality as a result.

For these reasons, it could be argued that areas where people earn more money are generally nicer arrears to live in which also attracts more people as a result and further drives up house prices in the area.

To see if this phenomenon occurs in Ainthorpe. Compare the area’s average household income of £33,300.00 to the average household income in the UK at price34,000. Adding to this, compare it with the figure for the highest social grade score too at 16% for more conclusive data on the affluence of the area.

How deprived is the population of Ainthorpe?

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 Ainthorpe is £0.

For the city of Ainthorpe, what is the education level?

In Ainthorpe, the proportion of people who have a degree is 25%. 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 Ainthorpe is £33,300.00.

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.

What does the population of Ainthorpe look like?

In total, the number of people in Ainthorpe is 14415. 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 Ainthorpe, depending on where exactly you are.

How has Ainthorpe 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 Ainthorpe has changed by 1%. 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 1% 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 Ainthorpe?

0% 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 Ainthorpe 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.

Is the crime rate bad in the city of Ainthorpe?

For every one thousand people living in Ainthorpe, 9800% 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 9800% 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.

Do the people of Ainthorpe get to enjoy green space?

There are cities in the UK such as Edinburgh and Bristol that have a higher percentages of green space with Edinburgh being the most at 49%. The city of Ainthorpe currently has 17 for every 1000 residents.

Green space helps the quality of people’s mental health as well as fight against diseases like obesity. As studies have shown that the proximity of people to green spaces in the UK has a positive impact on the physical health of people in the UK and Ainthorpe in this case.

FAQ

Do properties in Ainthorpe have the potential for renovation?

Ainthorpe is likely to be a great place for revamping property if there is a lot of greenlit planning permission. The are 9 each month, attaining a success rate of 87% and a total population of 14415. You can find out if this is above or below similar areas in the UK by comparing it to a nearby place

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

13 property transactions are reported in Ainthorpe each month, alongside a broader picture of approximately 1.1 million property sales across the UK.

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

To assess the shifts in Ainthorpe’s population over time, analyse how the population has altered. Look at the ten year change of population of 0%, alongside the five-year change of 1%.

In the larger vicinity of Ainthorpe, what is the cost of houses available for sale?

In Ainthorpe, the mean asking price per square foot for a house is currently £0, based on the average value per square foot

Is a house for sale in Ainthorpe an expensive choice?

To assess the affordability of a property, locate a house for sale and contrast it with the mean selling prices. In Ainthorpe, the value is £211,677, whereas the UK’s mean is £286,500

Buying a home in Ainthorpe? Find trusted estate agents below

Purchasing property in Ainthorpe 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.

Estate agent Email Contact number Address of agent
Hope & Braim Estate Agents Phone number only 441947485419 1 Brunswick Street, Whitby, YO21 1RB
Hendersons Estate Agents Phone number only 441947485974 21 Flowergate, Whitby, YO21 3BA
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Donnell Bailey

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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.

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