Whenever looking for a house for sale in the UK or in Brenzett, it is vital you look at the market trends and house price fluctuations in the wider area of Kent 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 Brenzett.
In this article, we will be looking at the city of Brenzett in detail so you know how to navigate the area and have a better understanding on where to invest.
In Brenzett, what are the demographics like?
How much do people in Brenzett earn?
While not always the case, the amount people earn can be associated with better schools in the area and perhaps a nicer environment to live in.
£37,800 is the average household income of the area. And the higher this figure is the more likely it is that there is a higher percentage of people with a social grade score in the A or B categories which is 13% for Brenzett.
How deprived is the population of Brenzett?
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 29% for Brenzett should give you a nice idea of the deprivation in the area.
Have the people of Brenzett grown in numbers?
The city of Brenzett has a total population of 13,401. 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 Brenzett 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 Brenzett
Over time, in the last five years, the population of the city of Brenzett has changed by 3%. 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 3% 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 Brenzett?
In the last 10 years, there has been a shift in the population of 6%.
Comparing this to the 5 year figure of Brenzett 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.
In the city of Brenzett, how much green space remains for residents?
In the city of Brenzett, there are 13.8 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 Brenzett is when seeing if green space availability is sufficient. This green space could be parks, nature reserves, public gardens or playing fields.
What is the social grade score of Brenzett?
In the city of Brenzett 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 Brenzett has an abundance of highly skilled workers, the top two categories are grouped together and given a percentage. This percentage is 13%.
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|
The city of Brenzett, situated in Kent, is a particularly impressive part of the UK because of the specific demographics of the location.
In the below headings, the city of Brenzett and its demographics will be compared to its wider location (South East). This includes population size, growth and population education now and into the future.
These statistics are heavily influenced by socio-economic factors and as a result this also shapes the projected house price of the houses for sale in Brenzett. So, taking a good look at the data is essential to understand the area you are considering to buy in.
In general, do people commit a lot of crime in Brenzett?
For the city of Brenzett, crime rate is at 69. So for every 1000 people in the area, 69 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.
For the city of Brenzett, what is the education level?
Interestingly, the percentage of people who have a degree in the city of Brenzett is 16%. Most of the time, the more people that have a degree, the higher the average household income and the more likely someone is to be able to afford to purchase a house. For example, the average income of the citizens in the area of Brenzett is £37,800.
Generally, areas with high numbers of people with a degree are also areas with more people likely to be home owners and therefore the value of houses and relative prices of the houses for sale are more likely to go up too.
Nonetheless, making predictions about the appreciation of a house also has to be considered alongside other factors like population growth and the rental yields of the area.
However, most of the time, being educated is a good indication of affluence with 82% of people graded a first in tertiary education going on to eventually own a house.
houses for sale in other cities in the UK
We have prepared a list of cities in South East, the same UK region of Brenzett that can help you evaluate the different houses for sale listed in the region:
- Burridge in South East
- Guildford in South East
- Bodle-Street-Green in South East
- Westgate-On-Sea in South East
- Baldslow in South East
Alternatively, you can visit our webpage dedicated to houses for sale in the UK, houses for sale in the UK.
In Brenzett, what is the asking price in general for a house for sale?
Average price of houses for sale in Brenzett
|Average asking price (1 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
|Average asking price (2 bed)||£327,497|
|Average asking price (3 bed)||£359,886|
|Average asking price (4 bed)||£498,750|
|Average asking price (5 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
After looking at this table about prices of houses for sale in Brenzett, 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.
On average, in Brenzett, the asking price for a house for sale in the area is £383,692.
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 Brenzett. 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.
A house for sale that is right for you
Find here below a list of criteria that we suggest you consider before looking for houses for sale in Brenzett
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.
In Brenzett, what are the rental yields?
Are there new houses being built in Brenzett to make it grow?
The growth of an area like Brenzett 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|
|Brenzett growth rate||11%||34%||32%|
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 Brenzett if you want to find out the exact reasons for the housing change.
Let’s consider that you’re not looking to buy a house for sale to live in for the long term future such as if you changed location with your family and want to settle down and you want to find somewhere to buy as an investor in Brenzett. If this is the case, rental yield is a crucial statistic to consider.
If looking to invest, you should also consider other data about the area. The average rental income, the turnover of the sale of the house and what the net rental yields are like for the area do also have an impact on the final price of houses for sale in Brenzett.
It is clear to see from the table below that there is a difference between all of these pieces of information and how they can be compared and contrasted on a county level (Kent), a regional level (South East) and finally on the level of the city talked about in this article, Brenzett.
|Average Yield||Average Asking rent||Turnover (rental)||Turnover (sale)|
|Brenzett||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||no relevant data for this city||13.0%|
You may also find it useful to compare the data above to the number of properties sold per month Brenzett experiences. This figure for house sales per month is 11. Looking at all this information holistically is what a smart investor should do when deciding on the right area for investment before looking for houses for sale.
Get professional help on the houses for sale in Brenzett
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
What is the final sale price of a house in Brenzett?
There are a lot of factors that impact the final sale price a house for sale sells for in the UK and in Brenzett. In Brenzett, this sale price works out to be £279,931. As an example, a factor like population growth over the last 10 years which works out to be 6% in Brenzett and impacts house prices of the houses for sale.
|Housing category||Total final sale price|
|Average sold price (detached)||£328,532|
|Average sold price (semi-detached)||£245,628|
|Average sold price (terraced)||£213,762|
|Average sold price (flat)||£157,666|
Above, the exact type of house is also shown to vary in price in a table in Brenzett. 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||£3,010|
|Average sold price/sqft (new build)||£2,820|
|Average sold price/sqft (old stock)||£2,880|
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 Brenzett which is £3,010. 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.