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A guide on houses for sale in Allithwaite

by | Nov 15, 2022

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Allithwaite can be a tough place to find accurate information like any city in the UK. Read on to learn about which data to stay on top of when looking at house for sale in Allithwaite.

On top of this, keep reading for detailed information on the demographics of Allithwaite in Cumbria. This is crucial in finding houses for sale in the UK, that are worth investing in for the long term too.

On average, what is the figure for the asking price of a house for sale in Allithwaite?

Before a house gets sold, the figure it sells for always starts off as an asking price. This average asking price for the houses for sale in Allithwaite determines the eventual sale price of the house so it isn’t the most important figure but is still important to take note of. This figure is currently £338,752.

Below, there is a table showing the asking price of the different sizes of houses based on the number of bedrooms of the houses in Allithwaite.

Average price of houses for sale in Allithwaite

Average asking price (1 bed) no relevant data for this city
Average asking price (2 bed) £251,852
Average asking price (3 bed) £384,130
Average asking price (4 bed) no relevant data for this city
Average asking price (5 bed) no relevant data for this city

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 £0. 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 Allithwaite has a lack of supply of housing in certain categories.

Are there any important statistics about the population of Allithwaite?

Are the people in Allithwaite earning a lot?

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 (0.25). 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 Allithwaite, this works out to be £39,300.00. This can be looked at alongside the average household income which is price34,000to estimate how affluent the area is.

In Allithwaite, what is the crime rate?

For the city of Allithwaite, crime rate is at 35. So for every 1000 people in the area, 35 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 Allithwaite, what are the deprivation levels like?

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 Allithwaite, in particular, the deprivation levels are £0.

This figure can be contrasted with the deprivation levels of the UK of 33% to see if the levels are below or above average.

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

In the city of Allithwaite 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 Allithwaite has an abundance of highly skilled workers, the top two categories are grouped together and given a percentage. This percentage is 0.25.

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

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

Whether you view green space in Allithwaite as important to you as a homeowner is up to your personal preferences. Having said this, there is a clear benefit on the overall health of people who live near green space as the government has stated keeping green space in proximity to people is one of the biggest factors for combating obesity.

In Allithwaite, the number of acres of green space for every 1000 people currently is 20 which can be measured against the UK average of 1.7.

What is the education level like in Allithwaite?

In the city of Allithwaite, 37% 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 Allithwaite is £39,300.00. 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.

In the city of Allithwaite, 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 Cumbria for example.

These demographics for Allithwaite 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 Allithwaite in North West.

What is the population of Allithwaite?

Population growth in Allithwaite 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 Allithwaite, 9827 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 Allithwaite 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 Allithwaite, this change has been 1%. 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 1%. Click here to know more on the UK population trends.

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

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 1% in Allithwaite.

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.

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

There are a lot of factors that impact the final sale price a house for sale sells for in the UK and in Allithwaite. In Allithwaite, this sale price works out to be £262,278. As an example, a factor like population growth over the last 10 years which works out to be 1% in Allithwaite and impacts house prices of the houses for sale.

Housing category Total final sale price
Average sold price (detached) £333,633
Average sold price (semi-detached) £226,307
Average sold price (terraced) £210,192
Average sold price (flat) £141,542

Above, the exact type of house is also shown to vary in price in a table in Allithwaite. 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 £2,410
Average sold price/sqft (new build) £2,560
Average sold price/sqft (old stock) £2,330

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 Allithwaite which is £2,410. 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.

How are rental yields of the houses for sale different to the rest of the UK in Allithwaite?

Are there more or fewer houses being built in Allithwaite?

Before making an investment and move forward with buying a house for sale, another important set of data an investor should analyse is the growth trends of the area in question.

Below are the forecasted growth rates for the city of Allithwaite at 1 year, 3 year and 5 year intervals:

1 year 3 years 5 years
Allithwaite growth rate 3% 23% 26%

Examine this figure carefully as the addition of a lot of new houses to meet demand could mean that house price of the houses for sale in Allithwaite gradually reduces with an increase in the housing supply. This could be a good indicator to understand if your house will appreciate or not. Too many houses and too much supply could drive down the prices of homes or stagnate them. So be sure to check out what is exactly happening in Allithwaite.

The figure of rental yield is commonly looked at by investors who wish to increase their income by investing in areas where rental yields of the houses for sale are higher. Usually, the higher the rental yield, the more attractive a house for sale is for an investor. This is why it is common for landlords to increase rent using section 13, to maximise this yield, as it is so important.

Nonetheless, there are also instances where an investor will go with a house with lower yields in order to benefit from the appreciation of a house too which is why it’s vital to look into all the details of Allithwaite.

The data below shows the rental yield, rent turnover and the percentage of the money made on the sale of a house. The data is broken down into the county city is in (Cumbria) as well as the broader region; North West.

Average Yield Average Asking rent Turnover (rental) Turnover (sale)
Allithwaite no relevant data for this city no relevant data for this city no relevant data for this city £0
Cumbria 4.20% £674.29 116.50% 17.79%
North West 0.04 807.60 £1 20.19%

Also, you can compare other data to the table above such as the number of houses sold per month in Allithwaite which is 10 and get a better understanding of the housing market.

This is great if you want to gauge if investors are actively looking for houses for sale in the area over other areas in the UK which may be an induction of how profitable Allithwaite is to invest in. Both in terms of rental yield and capital appreciation.

Who can help you buy a house for sale in Allithwaite?

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

houses for sale in other cities and regions in the UK

If you are looking for a list of cities that are different to the City of Allithwaite and in different UK region to North West. You might want to consider these as alternatives for your next real estate investment:

Or, visit our dedicated page on the houses for sale data for the whole of the UK which will allow you to pick based on where you think you want to live or invest – houses for sale in the UK.

Finding the ideal house for sale for you

What parameters impact the final price of a house for sale in Allithwaite?
Here below is our list with the most important ones:

  • House for sale affordability – check out the (see house affordability guide)

    on the UK gov website to know more

  • House Location – the actual location of a house for sale drastically changes the final price of a property

  • Transports you can reach by foot – Commuting is part of our lives, especially in big cities, check it out before buying a house for sale.

  • Number of bedrooms – Usually, the bigger the house for sale the more bedrooms it will have. For example, if you are a single person (or a couple) one bedroom will do.

  • Energy Performance Certificate of the house for sale – Bad EPCs can result in thousands of pounds more in bills you will have to pay on an annual basis. Consider this when purchasing a new property.

  • Internet connection – Having a quick internet connection is fundamental nowadays. Check the area of the house for sale to understand what the average internet speed is and see if it fits your needs

  • Do you drive to the office? – If yes, ask about parking. Is it included in the house price?

  • Special areas – Start by taking a look at the National Heritage list by the UK government. If a house listed for sale appears in the list, the future landlord won’t be able to invest in changes to the real estate asset.

  • Houses for sale Conditions – When looking for houses for sale you should always consider the amount of time and money you will have to invest to complete the needed repairs, if any at all.

F.A.Q.

Is it possible to renovate a property in Allithwaite?

If planning permissions are abundant in the vicinity of Allithwaite, it may look promising for landlords looking to renovate. With 8 getting approved on a monthly basis, and a success rate of 86%, these prospects flourish against a population of 9827. A comparative analysis against other locations across the UK will lend you a good perspective of this data.

How many property sales occur per month in Allithwaite?

In Allithwaite, the monthly property transaction count reaches 10, a small percentage of the total house sales in the United Kingdom which equates to approximately 1.1 million.

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

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

prices for houses on sale in the broader vicinity of Allithwaite?

The current average price per square foot for a house in Allithwaite stands at £0, considering the mean cost for each square foot of houses for sale there.

Is purchasing a house in Allithwaite considered a costly decision?

To work out if you are looking at an expensive property, find a house for sale and compare it to the average prices sell for. In Allithwaite this number is £262,278 and in the average for the UK is £286,500. Also, make sure you don’t miss a crucial step by following our tutorial when buying a house

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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.

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