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 Arnside, Cumbria.
From the average asking price of houses for sale in Arnside to the growth of the population in the area, all will be talked about regarding the city of Arnside. So you will get better clued up on the area, and make finding a house for sale in the UK easier.
In Arnside, what are the rental yields?
Are there more or fewer houses being built in Arnside?
Before committing to Arnside to make a housing investment, an investor should always ask the question, what is the growth like in the area?
So take a look below at the growth patterns of the previous years displaying the percentage of new houses being built. This will help you understand how the number of houses for sale will evolve in the future.
|1 year||3 years||5 years|
|Arnside growth rate||4%||19%||16%|
Whether housing growth actually changes the price of a house depends on if the city in question is outstripping demand with the supply of new housing. You’d have to do some more research on what rate Arnside is building housing to find your answer.
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.
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 in to all the details of Arnside.
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)|
|Arnside||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||16.0%|
Also, you can compare other data to the table above such as the number of houses sold per month in Arnside which is 11 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 Arnside is to invest in. Both in terms of rental yield and capital appreciation.
In general, what do houses for sale sell for in Arnside?
In Arnside, the average sale price of a house for sale is in fact £219,602. This is dependent on the 10 year population growth of Arnside being 7%. Growing populations are more likely to inflate the prices of houses for sale in the city of Arnside.
|Housing category||Total final sale price|
|Aerage sold price (detached)||£300,413|
|Aerage sold price (semi-detached)||£200,231|
|Aerage sold price (terraced)||£139,681|
|Aerage sold price (flat)||£205,067|
The list below is able to inform you of what these prices are. Giving you an accurate estimate of whether a landlord is likely to accept your offer based on the prices of the houses for sale in Arnside.
|Housing category||Sale price per square foot|
|Aerage sold price/sqft||£2,190|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (new build)||£2,590|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock)||£2,140|
Evidently, certain types of houses for sale will have different types of demand and this will be reflected on the final price.
On average, the cost of a house for sale per square foot works out to be £2,190. This means if you are just looking out the houses sold in Arnside in general and didn’t take into consideration the type of build. For example, a new build.
What is the asking price on average of houses for sale in Arnside?
On average, in Arnside, the asking price for a house for sale in the area is £278,403.
The below table puts this figure into perspective as you can see the various average sale prices of the different type of houses for sale in Arnside. From a 1 bedroom house up to a 5 bedroom house.
As you can imagine, as the price goes up, the size of a room also goes up and in general, the larger a house is, the more you can expect the sale price to be as well.
In the city of Arnside, 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)||£220,256|
|Average asking price (3 bed)||£278,064|
|Average asking price (4 bed)||£387,786|
|Average asking price (5 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
After looking at this table about prices of houses for sale in Arnside, 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.
What kind of demographics does the city of Arnside have?
How much do people in Arnside 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 £41,700.
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 Arnside this figure is 24%.
What is the education level like in Arnside?
In Arnside, the proportion of people who have a degree is 33%. 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 Arnside is £41,700.
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.
How deprived is the population of Arnside?
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 Arnside, in particular, the deprivation levels are 18%.
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 is the city of Arnside’s social grade score?
In the city of Arnside, the social grade score of the area is 24%. 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 Arnside.
|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 Arnside, 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 Arnside, 10.1 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 Arnside.
What is the population of Arnside?
Whenever there is a population change this can impact the demand for housing and hence the appreciation of properties too. The total population of Arnside if 16,353 and in the below heading how this population has changed will be broken down.
Like most data to do with houses, all data has to be considered holistically with multiple variables to determine if the population growth actually impacts the statistics that matter to you as a landlord in Arnside such as rental yield or house appreciation.
How has the population size of Arnside adjusted in the last 5 years?
In the previous five years there has been a change in the number of people of Arnside by 5%. Analysing this figure is a great way to tell if there is new demand for housing or not as a decreasing figure reduces the number of people who want to buy houses. Read more here
To compare this figure over a greater period of time, you could look at the figure for the 1 year population too and compare them. This way you can see if the population has changed recently or if this 5% change has historically occurred before. Click here to know more on the UK population trends.
Over the last 10 years, how has the population size adjusted in Arnside?
In the last decade, the population of Arnside has been adjusted by 7%. This growth may be as a result of factors like new industries employing people or emigration and immigration balancing out to create this population change.
A precedent that shows population change in this way over decades is the region of Greater London. The capital city has grown by 27% in the past 20 years. Population growth has caused house prices to go up to price523,666 on average.
What’s the crime rate in Arnside?
For the city of Arnside, crime rate is at 63. So for every 1000 people in the area, 63 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 Arnside, 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 Arnside 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 Arnside in North West.
Who can help you buy a house for sale in Arnside?
Other cities you can consider looking for with houses for sale
See here below a list of cities in the same UK region of Arnside which is North West. You might want to consider these as alternatives for your next real estate investment:
- Ashton-Upon-Mersey in North West
- Alderley-Edge in North West
- Cleator in North West
- Ashton-Under-Lyne in North West
- Clock-Face in North West
Or, visit our dedicated page on the houses for sale data for the whole of the UK – houses for sale in the UK.
Choosing the perfect house for sale for you might be challenging in today’s market due to the abundance of available houses.
You may wonder who can guide you through the process of selecting a house that is for sale.
There are several experts that provide guidance and support to potential buyers and the procedure can be drawn out, particularly when dealing with houses for sale.
Here is a list of who to contact to get assistance when purchasing a house for sale:
- Banks – The ones that can lend you the money you need for the house for sale
- Insurance companies – Companies that give you access to various insurances specific to the house for sale you are considering to buy
- Solicitor – The individual or business responsible for handling the legal tasks required to purchase a home that is for sale.
- Civil engineer – Provides you with an appraisal of the house up for sale that you want to purchase.
- Mortgage advisor – Professional advisors that will guide you and propose the best mortgage deals according to your finances
- EPC specialist – Getting professional advice on the energy performance of the house for sale is crucial, especially nowadays.
Finding the ideal house for sale 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 Arnside.
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.