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A guide on houses for sale in Aldworth

by | Nov 15, 2022

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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 Aldworth, Berkshire.

From the average asking price of houses for sale in Aldworth, to the growth of the population in the area, all will be talked about regarding the city of Aldworth. So you will get better clued up on the area, and make finding a house for sale in the UK easier.

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

When investors make offers for houses for sale in Aldworth, the average price asked by the homeowners works out to be £740,544.

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 Aldworth 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.

The average asking price for the houses for sale in the city of Aldworth

Average asking price (1 bed) no relevant data for this city
Average asking price (2 bed) £432,368
Average asking price (3 bed) £564,195
Average asking price (4 bed) £904,702
Average asking price (5 bed) £1,537,619

After looking at this table about prices of houses for sale in Aldworth, someone who is buying a home would have a detailed understanding of what kind of house for sale is available on the market that 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 holistic understanding.

In general, for the city of Aldworth, what are the final purchase prices for the houses for sale?

In Aldworth, houses for sale are sold at an average of £575,928. In general, multiple factors impact this figure because lots of variables impact properties valuation. This can include the quality of the buildings in general, whether the population has grown, if there is demand for housing or if there is a low crime rate which would make the area more desirable.

In the table below, you can see for yourself how the average price of a house for sale looks based on the different sizes of housing in Aldworth. The exact amount of variation between the types of housing depends on the local demand for particular types of houses in the area.

Housing category Total final sale price
Aerage sold price (detached) £767,567
Aerage sold price (semi-detached) £477,762
Aerage sold price (terraced) £420,489
Aerage sold price (flat) £299,790

As you can see above, for Aldworth, price varies based on the type of house that is being sold. If these prices shock you it could be due to population change in the last 10 years of 5% where lots of movement may inflate or deflate house prices.

Housing category Sale price per square foot
Aerage sold price/sqft £4,320
Aerage sold price/sqft (new build) £4,690
Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock) £4,270

Looking at the second table about Aldworth, you are able to tell which type of housing is most affordable to you as a buyer. However, for a general overview of what house price is, the average price per square foot for a house in Aldworth is £4,320.

Thinking of a different city and perhaps a different location?

If you are looking for similar places to buy a house that are just like Aldworth, examine this short list of cities below from outside of the region of South East for some inspiration.

If none of these suit your interest, we suggest you visit our page with all of the relevant data concerning houses for sale in the UK, allowing you to buy the right property.

Or, consider buying a leasehold property instead which may be cheaper. However, you will also have to learn what will happen when a leasehold expires so you know how to deal with this side of the law.

What’s the rental yield in general for the city of Aldworth?

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 Aldworth, the below table demonstrates this well. To make things simple, it compares these numbers to the wider region of the UK; South East. As well as Berkshire, to give a smaller scale area to compare the data to.

Average Yield Average Asking rent Turnover (rental) Turnover (sale)
Aldworth £0 £1,591 £1 £0
Berkshire 3.60% £1,478.89 129.52% 16.23%
South East 0.04 1,300.68 £1 16.69%

Assuming that in the future you want to re-sell the house you will eventually purchased in Aldworth you might be interested in the number of sales per month (11) that happen in the local housing market. Comparing this figure for Aldworth with the above table gives you a good understanding of the profitability of the area.

Is the housing market in Aldworth growing?

Before committing to Aldworth 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
Aldworth growth rate -9% -7% -1%

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 Aldworth is building housing to find your answer.

Invest in a house for sale that meets your demands

Find here below a list of criteria that we suggest you consider before looking for houses for sale in Aldworth

  • affordability – the UK gov website comes in helpful when you want to understand (see what house for sale you can afford)

  • Geographic Location – the county and region across the UK you are considering to invest in are crucial factors to consider when browsing houses for sale.

  • Transport network of the house for sale – Hopefully, the pandemic stays in the past. Therefore, working from home may become less predominant than a couple of years ago. Check the commuting time of the house for sale you are considering buying.

  • Bedrooms in the house for sale – are you looking for houses for sale for yourself, for a couple or for the whole family? This condition will narrow down the number of houses for sale relevant to buy.

  • EPC of the house for sale – today more than ever, the energy performance of the properties for sale on the market should be one of the first things you check.

  • Broadband speed – having a good internet connection is crucial nowadays. Always check the available subscriptions available for the areas of the house for sale you want to purchase

  • Are you a car owner? – if yes, you will have to check for parking availability of the house for sale. Does it come with a garage included in the price?

  • Conservation areas – when browsing for houses for sale, we suggest you take a look at the National Heritage list. When a house for sale is included it means that it is not possible for the future homeowner to make changes to the property, both inside and outside.

  • Houses for sale Conditions – some properties, like new builds, need no repairs or works; other houses listed for sale may need some investment to restore them and some others may need a complete renovation. Someone looking for houses for sale should always think about how much time and money they are willing to invest to complete the needed repairs.

Professional advice for houses for sale in Aldworth

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

What are the people like in Aldworth?

What’s the crime rate in Aldworth?

The crime rate of Aldworth 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 4100%, 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 (4100%) is both useful and is recommended to be compared to the average.

Is there sufficient green space in Aldworth?

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 Aldworth currently has 22 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 Aldworth in this case.

In Aldworth, how educated are people in general?

In the city of Aldworth, 41% 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 Aldworth is £64,100.00. 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.

Aldworth within Berkshire is notable for the type of people that live there. The statistics below show how this is the case.

As you read on, Aldworth will be looked at by comparing it to the local region, as well as comparing it to the wider region too (South East). From what the population of the city is to how it’s growing as well as factors like the overall crime rate.

This data is impacted by the history of the area and what kind of industry there is around. All of which also impact house prices which is crucial for you to understand as you look at houses for sale in Aldworth.

What does the population of Aldworth look like?

The city of Aldworth has a total population of 18695. 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 Aldworth 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 Aldworth

Over time, in the last five years, the population of the city of Aldworth 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 Aldworth?

In the last 10 years, there has been a shift in the population of 5%.

Comparing this to the 5 year figure of Aldworth 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.

What salary does the community in Aldworth take home?

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 (47%). 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 Aldworth, this works out to be £64,100.00. This can be looked at alongside the average household income which is price34,000to estimate how affluent the area is.

In Aldworth, what are the deprivation levels like?

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 Aldworth is £0.

What is the city of Aldworth’s social grade score?

The social grade score is a good indicator of what type of jobs people generally work in the area. Whether that be working in the primary sector, secondary sector, tertiary sector or maybe the quaternary sector of jobs.

The scale is slightly different to this though on a scale of A to E. A refers to people who are in the most skilled, managerial roles whereas E include people such as casual workers.

In Aldworth, the percentage of people in the two highest categories, A and B is 47%. This figure includes people who are therefore most likely to be more skilled and have higher paid jobs.

When contrasting these figures, the average household income for the area is £64,100.00. This income will generally get bigger as the percentage of people in the A and B categories go up too (47%).

F.A.Q.

Are there opportunities for property renovation in Aldworth?

Aldworth is likely to be a great place for revamping property if there is a lot of greenlit planning permission. The are 16 each month, attaining a success rate of 90% and a total population of 18695. You can find out if this is above or below similar areas in the UK by comparing it to a nearby place

In Aldworth, how many property sales per month are there?

In the city of Aldworth, there are 11 and in the total for the UK, there are around 1.1 million property sales.

What’s the year-over-year population change in Aldworth or similar cities?

To assess the shifts in Aldworth’s population over time, analyse how the population has altered. Look at the ten year change of population of 5%, alongside the five-year change of 2%.

How much are houses for sale priced at in the extended region of Aldworth?

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

Does opting for a house for sale in Aldworth come with a hefty price tag?

Calculate if a property is on the pricier side by matching a listed house for sale against the mean selling prices. In Aldworth, this value is £575,928, compared to the UK’s average of £286,500.

Find an estate agent where you’re looking to buy in Aldworth

When buying, having the right expertise when navigating Aldworth and the property market can be a great advantage. So, don’t make things harder for yourself and tackle a home purchase on your own. Browse our list of reputable estate agents below to help you on your house hunt!

Estate agent name Phone number Address of agent Email Address
Neville Turner 441184430092 2 High Street Pangbourne, Reading, RG8 7AB Phone number only
Warmingham Ltd 441491738826 4-5 High Street, Goring, Reading, RG8 9AT Phone number only
QPC Retirement Sales , Reading 441184432358 Wearside House, Hazel Road, Reading, RG8 8BB Phone number only
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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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