Whenever looking for a house for sale in the UK or in Bagnor, it is vital you look at the market trends and house price fluctuations in the wider area of Berkshire too. House prices of houses for sale can change even among different streets very close to each other so, as a landlord, it would be a good idea to be familiar with the area of Bagnor.
In this article, we will be looking at the city of Bagnor in detail so you know how to navigate the area and have a better understanding on where to invest.
What is the asking price on average of houses for sale in Bagnor?
On average, in Bagnor, the asking price for a house for sale in the area is £610,903.
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 Bagnor. 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.
The average asking price for the houses for sale in the city of Bagnor
|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)||£459,130|
|Average asking price (4 bed)||£695,200|
|Average asking price (5 bed)||£1,108,846|
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 Bagnor is £0. This should show you the general prices overall and for individual types of houses too.
Why you should consider the average rental yield when searching for houses for sale in Bagnor
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 Bagnor.
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 (Berkshire) as well as the broader region; South East.
|Average Yield||Average Asking rent||Turnover (rental)||Turnover (sale)|
|Bagnor||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||13.0%|
Also, you can compare other data to the table above such as the number of houses sold per month in Bagnor 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 Bagnor is to invest in. Both in terms of rental yield and capital appreciation.
What is the growth in the housing market of Bagnor?
Whenever you are thinking about looking for houses for sale in Bagnor, think about how the city is growing and how this may impact the overall growth of the area.
Comparing the growth at different time periods would be a great way to assess whether the growth has slowed down, remained the same or perhaps stagnated over the years.
|1 year||3 years||5 years|
|Bagnor growth rate||-8%||3%||5%|
As the population of Bagnor grows, this may also push up the price of the houses for sale. More people would be looking to buy homes and permanently live in the area. This demand helps a home appreciate. However, this isn’t always true because some cities build a lot of houses too to match the supply.
What kind of demographics does the city of Bagnor have?
What’s crime like in Bagnor?
For every one thousand people living in Bagnor, 41 commits crimes and are prosecuted. Coming to a conclusion as to whether all the other factors of your house purchase like the house price justify this figure when contrasting it with the UK average of 79.52 is something you should do as a homeowner.
It could be that the crime rate is higher than you expected but there it is worth the population growth, appreciation of the house and worth the relative price you are purchasing the house for.
Nonetheless, the crime rate of 41 is not a statistic that should just be ignored as you could have to pay more for things like home insurance and install additional security on your house if the rate is particularly high.
Either way, burglaries are not something you would want to encounter in a house. Whether that be a house you are living in or a house you are renting out to tenants.
In the city of Bagnor, 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 Berkshire for example.
These demographics for Bagnor 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 Bagnor in South East.
Do the people of Bagnor get to enjoy green space?
In the city of Bagnor, there are 40.8 acres of green space per 1000 residents.
The charity, ‘Fields in Trusts’ recommends a minimum of 6 acres of green space per 1000 people so it is easy to see where Bagnor is when seeing if green space availability is sufficient. This green space could be parks, nature reserves, public gardens or playing fields.
Have the people of Bagnor grown in numbers?
Population growth in Bagnor 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 Bagnor, 19,231 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 Bagnor 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 Bagnor, 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 Bagnor?
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 5% in Bagnor.
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.
Is the education level of Bagnor important when buying a house?
The number of people as a percentage who have been through university and gained a degree is 32%. The ability to buy a home is greatly influenced by the number of people who have degrees. £61,000 is the amount people in Bagnor are earning.
As you can tell, this figure along with the number of people who have degrees roughly correlate. For reference, the percentage of people who have degrees in the UK is 22.6% and the average household income is.
As a general rule, the bigger the difference between this 22.6% figure and the percentage of people with a degree in Bagnor, the bigger the difference in the ability to earn and hence buy a house. A higher number of degrees will increase the potential for people to earn and hence the buying power of the population. This will also push up the price of houses in the area.
Nonetheless, making accurate estimates for the appreciation of homes must be done with other pieces of data in mind such as the rental yields or perhaps the crime rate of the area to name some examples.
How much do people in Bagnor earn?
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 Bagnor, the average income is £61,000. 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 42% to decide on what the demographics are like in the area.
What’s a social grade score and how does it relate to Bagnor?
In the city of Bagnor 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 Bagnor has an abundance of highly skilled workers, the top two categories are grouped together and given a percentage. This percentage is 42%.
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|
Are the deprivation levels of the UK any different to Bagnor?
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 Bagnor, in particular, the deprivation levels are 17%.
This figure can be contrasted with the deprivation levels of the UK of 33% to see if the levels are below or above average.
Finding the ideal house for sale for you
Find here below a list of criteria that we suggest you consider before looking for houses for sale in Bagnor
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.
Other cities you can consider looking for with houses for sale
We have prepared a list of cities in South East, the same UK region of Bagnor that can help you evaluate the different houses for sale listed in the region:
- Alfold in South East
- Kingham in South East
- Blackfield in South East
- Royal-Tunbridge-Wells in South East
- Ampthill in South East
Alternatively, you can visit our webpage dedicated to houses for sale in the UK, houses for sale in the UK.
Invest in houses for sale in Bagnor with the right professional advice
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.
In general, for the city of Bagnor, what are the final purchase prices for the houses for sale?
There are a lot of factors that impact the final sale price a house for sale sells for in the UK and in Bagnor. In Bagnor, this sale price works out to be £498,080. As an example, a factor like population growth over the last 10 years which works out to be 5% in Bagnor and impacts house prices of the houses for sale.
|Housing category||Total final sale price|
|Average sold price (detached)||£650,860|
|Average sold price (semi-detached)||£384,066|
|Average sold price (terraced)||£304,889|
|Average sold price (flat)||£207,434|
Above, the exact type of house is also shown to vary in price in a table in Bagnor. 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||£3,700|
|Average sold price/sqft (new build)||£3,490|
|Average sold price/sqft (old stock)||£3,630|
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 Bagnor which is £3,700. 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.