- 1 We help you find the right agent
- 2 Who can help you buy a house for sale in Beattock?
- 3 In general, what do houses for sale sell for in Beattock?
- 4 On average, what is the figure for the asking price of a house for sale in Beattock?
- 5 What are the demographics like in the city of Beattock?
- 6 House for sale in a different UK region
- 7 A house for sale appropriate to your needs
- 8 What’s the rental yield in general for the city of Beattock?
- 9 F.A.Q.
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 Beattock, Dumfries and Galloway.
From the average asking price of houses for sale in Beattock, to the growth of the population in the area, all will be talked about regarding the city of Beattock. So you will get better clued up on the area, and make finding a house for sale in the UK easier.
Who can help you buy a house for sale in Beattock?
In today’s market with an abundance of homes available for sale, choosing the best house for sale can be challenging.
With several houses for sale to choose from, who will guide you through the process of choosing?
We have listed here below several experts and companies able to advise and support potential buyers.
The process of finding and investing in a house for sale can be lengthy and time-consuming, this is why we suggest you consult with the following professionals:
- Banks – Lend you the cash
- Insurance companies – Insure your new real estate investment
- Conveyancer – handles all the legal labour that is needed to proceed in buying a house for sale.
- Surveyor – Carries out an independent and complete property valuation of the house for sale
- Mortgage advisor – If you are thinking to get a mortgage to get the finances needed to afford to buy a house for sale, a mortgage advisor is the person you should be looking for
- EPC person – Always get a quote on the Energy Performance Certificate of the houses for sale listed in a certain city
In general, what do houses for sale sell for in Beattock?
As well as looking at the asking price for house for sale in Beattock, a sensible homeowner or investor will also consider the final price a house sells for. This final price may be influenced by elements like the amount people are earning in the area and what opportunities for employment there are in Beattock.
Houses for sale, are sold on average in Beattock, after the influence of these factors, at £164,516 as a result. And may be on the rise or decline depending on a combination of variables such as the crime rate, or population growth which was -2% over the last 10 years.
|Housing category||Total final sale price|
|Aerage sold price (detached)||£275,276|
|Aerage sold price (semi-detached)||£155,951|
|Aerage sold price (terraced)||£110,681|
|Aerage sold price (flat)||£122,486|
This table above shows the average sale price for each variation of houses for sale in Beattock.
|Housing category||Sale price per square foot|
|Aerage sold price/sqft||£1,360|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (new build)||£1,220|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock)||£1,350|
This final table looks at the price per square foot of houses for sale. Looking at the final table, you can take a further average and conclude that the average price per square foot of houses in general in Beattock is £1,360.
This statistic can be used to compare the price of housing between housing categories again or even compare the price for a different city.
On average, what is the figure for the asking price of a house for sale in Beattock?
Table showing the asking prices for houses for sale in Beattock
|Average asking price (1 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
|Average asking price (2 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
|Average asking price (3 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
|Average asking price (4 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
|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 Beattock is £0. This should show you the general prices overall and for individual types of houses too.
When investors make offers for houses for sale in Beattock, the average price asked by the homeowners works out to be £193,683.
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 Beattock 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.
What are the demographics like in the city of Beattock?
Located in Dumfries and Galloway is the city of Beattock, in a large part of the UK; Scotland. 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 Beattock 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 Beattock 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 Beattock, how has the population changed?
Whenever there is a population change this can impact the demand for housing and hence the appreciation of properties too. The total population of Beattock if 3947 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 Beattock such as rental yield or house appreciation.
How has the population size of Beattock adjusted in the last 5 years?
In the previous five years there has been a change in the number of people of Beattock by -1%. 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 -1% 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 Beattock?
In the last decade, the population of Beattock has been adjusted by -2%. 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.
Are the deprivation levels of the UK any different to Beattock?
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 Beattock is no relevant data for this city.
In general, do people commit a lot of crime in Beattock?
The crime rate of Beattock must be looked at sceptically. The reason for this is that the crime rate can vary within a city greatly and the type of crime committed can also vary too.
For example, the area has a crime rate of no relevant data for this city, but another city may have a higher crime rate but not be deemed as dangerous due to lower level crime or minor offences being committed.
Either way, high crime rates are never a good sign so consider the rate against the UK average of 79.52 for every 1000 people as a benchmark.
Lower rates could mean things like home insurance is cheaper and you have to install fewer security measures throughout your house. Saving you money in the long run. So the statistic of crime rate (no relevant data for this city) is both useful and is recommended to be compared to the average.
In the city of Beattock, how much green space remains for residents?
Whether you view green space in Beattock 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 Beattock, the number of acres of green space for every 1000 people currently is 36 which can be measured against the UK average of 1.7.
What is the social grade score of Beattock?
In the city of Beattock 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 Beattock has an abundance of highly skilled workers, the top two categories are grouped together and given a percentage. This percentage is no relevant data for this city.
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|
How educated are the people in Beattock?
In the city of Beattock, no relevant data for this city 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 Beattock is no relevant data for this city. 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.
How much are those living in Beattock earning?
By and large, a higher household income in a population can have positive effects on the crime rate and the quality of space. This is due to the fact that higher earners tend to buy houses where there are better schools and more desirable amenities that impact the quality of life someone has.
In Beattock, the average income is no relevant data for this city. Measuring this figure against the average household income for the UK of price34,000 should tell you if the city is higher or lower earning.
When buying a house, use this statistic with other factors when making a decision too like the crime rate or the social grade score of no relevant data for this city to decide on what the demographics are like in the area.
House for sale in a different UK region
If you are looking for a list of cities that are different to the City of Beattock and in different UK region to Scotland. You might want to consider these as alternatives for your next real estate investment:
- basildon in Scotland
- kirkby in Scotland
- coombes in Scotland
- aberbargoed in Scotland
- bruton in Scotland
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.
A house for sale appropriate to your needs
What parameters impact the final price of a house for sale in Beattock?
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.
What’s the rental yield in general for the city of Beattock?
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 Beattock.
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 (Dumfries and Galloway) as well as the broader region; Scotland.
|Average Yield||Average Asking rent||Turnover (rental)||Turnover (sale)|
|Beattock||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||£0|
|Dumfries and Galloway||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||44.07%|
Also, you can compare other data to the table above such as the number of houses sold per month in Beattock which is no relevant data for this city 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 Beattock is to invest in. Both in terms of rental yield and capital appreciation.
Is the housing market in Beattock growing?
The growth of an area like Beattock 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|
|Beattock growth rate||no relevant data for this city||-4%||no relevant data for this city|
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 Beattock if you want to find out the exact reasons for the housing change.
Is it possible to renovate a property in Beattock?
Amidst the urban landscape of Beattock, an intriguing figure for determining if a property can be renovated is the success of planning permission. The monthly total of planning applications in the area is no relevant data for this city and on the other hand, there is a planning success rate of no relevant data for this city. It is also useful to take into consideration the population size of the area (3947).
In Beattock, how many property sales per month are there?
Beattock boasts a monthly total of no relevant data for this city property transactions, while the entire UK witnesses approximately 1.1 million property sales. You can visit our pages that give information on houses for sale based on Rightmove data from the same region using the link
What’s the year-over-year population change in Beattock or similar cities?
To assess the shifts in Beattock’s population over time, analyse how the population has altered. Look at the ten year change of population of -2%, alongside the five-year change of -1%.
In the larger vicinity of Beattock, what is the cost of houses available for sale?
Currently, the mean asking price of a house in Beattock is £0, calculated using the average value per square foot
Is investing in a house for sale in Beattock a financially demanding choice?
To assess the affordability of a property, locate a house for sale and contrast it with the mean selling prices. In Beattock, the value is £164,516, whereas the UK’s mean is £286,500