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All you need to know – houses for sale in Bladon

by | Nov 15, 2022

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Bladon might be an interesting area to invest in when looking for a house for sale in the UK as it is a unique area in the county of Oxfordshire.
Before looking for a house for sale in the city of Bladon we strongly suggest landlords and real estate investors to research in detail and consider all involved factors. Indeed, house prices can change quite a bit depending on the square foot of the property, the number of rooms, the economic climate, the location of the house and more.

In this data heavy article the reader will be able to find out more on the topic and see the specific data to consider when evaluating different houses for sale in Bladon.

House for sale in a different UK region

You can consult our list below that goes over a list of cities not necessarily in South East, allowing you to find similar places to Bladon:

You may also refer to our webpage specific to UK houses for sale to get an overview of the large number of cities in the area, houses for sale in the UK

What are the demographics like in the city of Bladon?

How educated are the people in Bladon?

The number of people as a percentage who have been through university and gained a degree is 38%. The ability to buy a home is greatly influenced by the number of people who have degrees. £56,300.00 is the amount people in Bladon 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 Bladon, 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.

Bladon in the county of Oxfordshire is notable for its specific demographics and has individual characteristics.

For localised cities and the bigger areas of the UK there are wide variations in the demographics that shape an area so the same is also true for the wider region Bladon is located in; South East.

Below, these demographics are talked about in headings that explain how the city has grown, what the education levels are like in Bladon, what the social grade score of the city is like and if the green space matches the recommended levels people living in the UK should have.

Is there sufficient green space in Bladon?

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 Bladon, 9 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 Bladon.

In Bladon, what are the deprivation levels like?

Deprivation of a city is defined as the number of people who are considered to not be earning enough to sustain their lifestyle. The UK average of deprivation nationwide is 33% so comparing the figure of £0 for Bladon should give you a nice idea of the deprivation in the area.

In Bladon, what is the social grade score?

In the city of Bladon, the social grade score of the area is 43%. 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 Bladon.

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 much do people in Bladon earn?

Typically, as people earn more money, the more they are able to afford and the better house prices in the area because demand goes up. You could also infer that the amenities such as schools, parks and public areas are generally of high quality as a result.

For these reasons, it could be argued that areas where people earn more money are generally nicer arrears to live in which also attracts more people as a result and further drives up house prices in the area.

To see if this phenomenon occurs in Bladon. Compare the area’s average household income of £56,300.00 to the average household income in the UK at price34,000. Adding to this, compare it with the figure for the highest social grade score too at 43% for more conclusive data on the affluence of the area.

What does the population of Bladon look like?

Whenever there is a population change this can impact the demand for housing and hence the appreciation of properties too. The total population of Bladon if 4813 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 Bladon such as rental yield or house appreciation.

How has the population size of Bladon adjusted in the last 5 years?

In the previous five years there has been a change in the number of people of Bladon by 3%. 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 3% 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 Bladon?

In the last decade, the population of Bladon 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.

In Bladon, what is the crime rate?

For every one thousand people living in Bladon, 5400% 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 5400% 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 Bladon, what do houses for sale tend to sell for?

For the city of Bladon, the average price a house sells for is £466,752. This value usually depends on the exact location of the house within Bladon as well as other factors like the population growth which is 7% over a ten-year period.

Housing category Total final sale price
Aerage sold price (detached) £657,176
Aerage sold price (semi-detached) £441,869
Aerage sold price (terraced) £410,965
Aerage sold price (flat) £273,848

The above table puts this figure into perspective as you can see the various average sale prices of a house for the specific type of house you’re most interested in. This comparison is important because the type of house you’re considering to buy may be more or less in demand based on variations in supply and demand in the city of Bladon.

Housing category Sale price per square foot
Aerage sold price/sqft £4,240
Aerage sold price/sqft (new build) £4,260
Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock) £4,130

Generalising the bottom table, the average value per square foot of a house for sale is £4,240. This value averages all of the types of houses for sale in Bladon. So, if you’re not sure what type of house you want specifically, you can still get an idea of the real estate market of Bladon.
Bear in mind that if you are a landlord looking to buy a property to rent, you will also run into other expenses like letting agent fees and the cost of listing your property for sale on Rightmove in your city.

Asking price in Bladon for a house for sale

When investors make offers for houses for sale in Bladon, the average price asked by the homeowners works out to be £566,364.

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 Bladon 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.

Table showing the asking prices for houses for sale in Bladon

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 Bladon is £0. This should show you the general prices overall and for individual types of houses too.

Advice from experts on properties for sale in Bladon

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

A house for sale appropriate to your needs

What parameters impact the final price of a house for sale in Bladon?
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.

Why you should consider the average rental yield when searching for houses for sale in Bladon

Are there new houses being built in Bladon to make it grow?

The growth of an area like Bladon 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
Bladon growth rate 10% 19% 17%

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 Bladon if you want to find out the exact reasons for the housing change.

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 Bladon, 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 Oxfordshire, to give a smaller scale area to compare the data to.

Average Yield Average Asking rent Turnover (rental) Turnover (sale)
Bladon £0 £1,391 no relevant data for this city £0
Oxfordshire 3.64% £1,404.29 124.23% 15.46%
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 Bladon you might be interested in the number of sales per month (6) that happen in the local housing market. Comparing this figure for Bladon with the above table gives you a good understanding of the profitability of the area.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is it possible to renovate a property in Bladon?

Properties in the city of Bladon may have the potential for renovation if there are a lot of planning permission approvals based on the area. There are 4 approvals every month with an approval of nan based on a population of 4813. Compare other places in the UK to make this figure make more sense.

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

The city of Bladon sees around 6 property transactions every month, while the nationwide figure for the whole of the United Kingdom stands at roughly 1.1 million property sales.

What is the population change each year in a city like Bladon?

For a comprehensive analysis of Bladon’s population trends, observe the population fluctuation over a decade, indicated by 7%, and the five-year alteration represented by 3%. Perhaps also look at data from another nearby city too so you can see a comparison.

What is the asking price for houses for sale in the wider region of Bladon?

The average cost per square foot for a house in Bladon is presently £0.

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

Ascertain the costliness of a property by examining a listed house for sale in relation to the prevailing average selling prices. In Bladon, this stands at £466,752, whereas the UK’s mean is £286,500.

Who are the best estate agents in the city of Bladon?

Looking to pruchase a home to live in or for an investment? Discover agents in the city of Bladon below who are ready to help you navigate the home buying journey. From viewing listings to making offers, rely on an knowledgeable professional tailored to your neighborhood and preferences to eliminate the headache of searching:

Estate agent name Phone number Address of agent Email Address
Scott Symonds 441993639003 36 High Street, Woodstock, OX20 1TG Phone number only
Shortletspace 441993811711 2 Shipton Road Phone number only
Scottsymonds 441993812123 36 High Street nan
Flowers Estate Agents 441993639029 London House, 16 Oxford Street, Woodstock, OX20 1TS 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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