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 Hebburn, Tyne and Wear.
From the average asking price of houses for sale in Hebburn to the growth of the population in the area, all will be talked about regarding the city of Hebburn. So you will get better clued up on the area, and make finding a house for sale in the UK easier.
What is the final sale price of a house in Hebburn?
For the city of Hebburn, the average price a house sells for is £149,168. This value usually depends on the exact location of the house within Hebburn as well as other factors like the population growth in Hebburn which is 2% over a ten-year period.
|Housing category||Total final sale price|
|Aerage sold price (detached)||£247,745|
|Aerage sold price (semi-detached)||£142,366|
|Aerage sold price (terraced)||£122,343|
|Aerage sold price (flat)||£67,415|
The above table puts this figure into perspective as you can see the various average sale prices of a house for the specific type of house you’re most interested in. This comparison is important because the type of house you’re considering to buy may be more or less in demand based on variations in supply and demand in the city of Hebburn.
|Housing category||Sale price per square foot|
|Aerage sold price/sqft||£1,710|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (new build)||£2,100|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock)||£1,390|
Generalising the bottom table, the average value per square foot of a house for sale is £1,710. This value averages all of the types of houses for sale in Hebburn. 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 Hebburn.
What kind of demographics does the city of Hebburn have?
What is the population of Hebburn?
The city of Hebburn has a total population of 19,774. Large population sizes can be good to show there is a high demand for people to buy houses in the area but a better indication is if the population of Hebburn is growing.
A small population city can also have high prices of houses for sale, because, if there is a growing population, and demand is still high, this could mean the house prices are pushed up.
Either way, a population must also be looked at in terms of the appreciation of the area as well as the rental yields and if the area really meets your needs.
The five year population change of Hebburn
Over time, in the last five years, the population of the city of Hebburn has changed by 2%. This figure can tell you a lot because a growing population indicates a house is likely to appreciate. Read more here
In addition, looking at the 10 year figure for population growth in the below paragraphs can give you further evidence as to what the change in population has been for a longer period of time. As a result, you’ll know if this 2% population change is something that has been there for a while or if it is a new trend. Click here to know more on the UK population trends.
What is the difference in population over the last 10 years in Hebburn?
In the last 10 years, there has been a shift in the population of 2%.
Comparing this to the 5 year figure of Hebburn can tell you if there is a long history of population growth or decline, if there are population fluctuations or if the trend is stable.
New industries opening up in the area, the addition of new jobs and also international and national migration might all be reasons for changes in population size. Resulting in people moving in or leaving an area.
A good example of a quick change in population was in Stratford, London in 2012. Here, there was an increase in government spending in the area because of the Olympics which resulted in massive population growth.
How much are those living in Hebburn earning?
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 £32,400.
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 Hebburn this figure is 12%.
For the city of Hebburn, what is the education level?
In the city of Hebburn, 17% of people have degrees. In general, as the number of people who are highly educated goes up, the more likely they are to have the ability to buy houses as their annual household income goes up too.
So you can see for yourself, the average income for the people of Hebburn is £32,400. This generally goes up with the education level of the area. Additionally, looking at the difference between the proportion of people with degrees and the UK average for this statistic (22.6%) should give you an idea of the affluence and education of the city.
A higher education level can therefore tell you if the house prices are likely to be high as the higher income level often results in people buying a bigger, more valuable house.
Having said this, whale education level can be a good factor to go by, there are also things like the rental yields, the population growth and social grades scores that can impact the value of a house and whether it will go up in value as time goes on.
Are the people of Hebburn deprived?
The deprivation levels of the UK can vary quite a bit. High deprivation levels signal a particular area has people who are struggling to make ends meet and pay for basic living expenses. For Hebburn, in particular, the deprivation levels are 29%.
This figure can be contrasted with the deprivation levels of the UK of 33% to see if the levels are below or above average.
Is the crime rate bad in the city of Hebburn?
Within Hebburn, the number of people committing crimes is 123 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 123 figure carefully.
What is the city of Hebburn’s social grade score?
In the city of Hebburn and throughout the UK, the social grade score is assessed by observing what type of jobs people have and then grouping this into a grading system.
In general, the people at the top of the scale (the A category) have the highest paid, most skilled jobs and this is just 4% of the general UK population. On the lower end of the scale, people who are on benefits, state pensions and also manual workers all are grouped into this category that represents the most unskilled.
When trying to determine if the area of Hebburn has an abundance of highly skilled workers, the top two categories are grouped together and given a percentage. This percentage is 12%.
Below, you can see how this compares to the National average as the average for the top two categories nationwide is 27% (Adding together the A and B categories)
|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|
Located in Tyne and Wear is the city of Hebburn, 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 Hebburn 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 Hebburn 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.
In the city of Hebburn, is there a lot of green space?
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 Hebburn, 20.2 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 Hebburn.
In Hebburn, what is the asking price in general for a house for sale?
Average asking prices for houses for sale in Hebburn
|Average asking price (1 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
|Average asking price (2 bed)||£106,353|
|Average asking price (3 bed)||£177,662|
|Average asking price (4 bed)||£306,374|
|Average asking price (5 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
After looking at this table about prices of houses for sale in Hebburn, someone who is buying a home would be able to know in great detail what kind of house for sale available on the market best suits the amount of money they are looking to invest. Also, using a more general figure like the average asking price per square foot of a property which is £0 will help them to have a more wholistic understanding.
When investors make offers for houses for sale in Hebburn, the average price asked by the homeowners works out to be £166,713.
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 Hebburn 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.
In Hebburn, what are the rental yields?
In Hebburn, how has the number of houses changed?
The growth of an area like Hebburn 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|
|Hebburn growth rate||-1%||-10%||-7%|
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 Hebburn 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 Hebburn, the below table demonstrates this well. To make things simple, it compares these numbers to the wider region of the UK; North East. As well as Tyne and Wear, to give a smaller scale area to compare the data to.
|Average Yield||Average Asking rent||Turnover (rental)||Turnover (sale)|
|Hebburn||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||13.0%|
|Tyne and Wear||5.54%||£749||138.20%||21.54%|
Assuming that in the future you want to re-sell the house you will eventually purchased in Hebburn you might be interested in the number of sales per month (13) that happen in the local housing market. Comparing this figure for Hebburn with the above table gives you a good understanding of the profitability of the area.
Invest in houses for sale in Hebburn with the right professional advice
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
House for sale in the same UK region
Below are a list of towns with a similar location to Hebburn.
Reading these analysis will help you evaluate the different houses for sale currently listed in North East:
- Longbenton in North East
- Birkin in North East
- Cayton in North East
- Billy-Row in North East
- Batley in North East
If you are interested in some other city or even region of the UK, please visit the following page houses for sale in the UK it contains all the data related to the houses for sale.
A house for sale appropriate to your needs
Many criteria impact the price of houses for sale in Hebburn.
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.