As a landlord, whenever you are looking at houses for sale in Somerset, you could find varying prices throughout an area like Brentry. In this article, this data will be simplified so you can find all of the data on one, convenient page.
So, from the rental yield of Brentry to the success you may expect to get when submitting planning permission. Everything you need to know about house for sale in the UK and in Brentry will be revealed. Keep reading.
In general, what do houses for sale sell for in Brentry?
As well as looking at the asking price for house for sale in Brentry, 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 Brentry.
Houses for sale, are sold on average in Brentry, after the influence of these factors, at £261,086 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 10% over the last 10 years.
|Housing category||Total final sale price|
|Aerage sold price (detached)||£391,739|
|Aerage sold price (semi-detached)||£275,260|
|Aerage sold price (terraced)||£244,157|
|Aerage sold price (flat)||£178,779|
This table above shows the average sale price for each variation of houses for sale in Brentry.
|Housing category||Sale price per square foot|
|Aerage sold price/sqft||£3,020|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (new build)||£3,530|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock)||£2,930|
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 Brentry is £3,020.
This statistic can be used to compare the price of housing between housing categories again or even compare the price for a different city.
Asking price in Brentry for a house for sale
Average prices for the houses for sale in Brentry
|Average asking price (1 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
|Average asking price (2 bed)||£262,396|
|Average asking price (3 bed)||£342,901|
|Average asking price (4 bed)||£481,556|
|Average asking price (5 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
Based on this table, hopefully, you will be able to tell what type of house for sale is the most suitable for your budget. You can also consider the average asking price per square foot (£0) for houses for sale with this table to get a good idea as to whether Brentry is the right area to buy a house in for you.
When speaking about the city of Brentry, £334,023 is the asking price for a house for sale.
We have compiled a table of data so you can know the asking prices of the specific size of home you’re most interested in. As you can imagine, a family looking to move out with children in Brentry would be after a larger house than someone living alone.
The data is in fact very different compared to the number of rooms you’re interested in having in your home and the asking price also tends to go up in staggering amounts as you add rooms.
How are rental yields of the houses for sale different to the rest of the UK in Brentry?
You may have heard of rental yield as being important for investors who wish to make a sizable profit on their rental properties. If this sounds like you and you’re looking to invest in a house currently for sale and collect rental income in Brentry this statistic is what you were looking for.
Data should also be compared to the broader region of the UK (South West) alongside Somerset then looked at with other statistics like the area’s rent and the turnover of sale of the houses in question. It could be that an investor prefers to make a profit on the sale of a house rather than the rental income and optimal properties for this investment varies throughout Brentry.
This decision is made differently depending on the investor’s tolerance for risk, investing strategy, the location they’re investing in and their overall goal for buying a house currently listed for sale.
|Average Yield||Average Asking rent||Turnover (rental)||Turnover (sale)|
|Brentry||£0||£1,363||no relevant data for this city||£0|
As you observe table above, it could be valuable to contrast these figures with other pieces of data relevant to the process of buying like the crime rate or the appreciation of houses for sale in Brentry.
As you can tell, the best conclusions are drawn when the buyer of a house for sale looks at all the data involved holistically and doesn’t make quick decisions based on one or two pieces of data. As an example, comparing the data with the number of property sold per month (13) will be useful.
Are there new houses being built in Brentry to make it grow?
The growth of an area like Brentry 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|
|Brentry growth rate||4%||15%||18%|
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 Brentry if you want to find out the exact reasons for the housing change.
Advice from experts on properties for sale in Brentry
Considering all the above data and information provided, you may want know who can help you buy a house for sale.
Lots of professionals offer property investors and first-time buyers advice and assistance in dealing with the process of acquiring a house for sale.
Below, you can find a list of professionals that come in handy when looking for houses for sale:
- Lender – Is someone capable of lending you the money you need to complete the purchase of the house for sale
- Insurer – Insurance companies provide building insurances and other financial products you need to protect your real estate assets
- Conveyancer – This professional will take care of the legal work needed when looking for a house for sale
- Surveyor – Use this professional to assess the condition of the house for sale you are willing to buy, get an independent valuation and feel more comfortable when negotiating the final price
- Mortgage broker or adviser – Different buyers can access different mortgages to buy a house for sale. Let the mortgage broker suggest to you which one is the best given your financial situation
- Energy professional – Nowadays is more important than ever, to get professional advice on the Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) of the house for sale you are considering as your next investment
Are there any important statistics about the population of Brentry?
In the city of Brentry, is there a lot of green space?
In the city of Brentry, there are 34 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 Brentry is when seeing if green space availability is sufficient. This green space could be parks, nature reserves, public gardens or playing fields.
Are the people in Brentry earning a lot?
You may be wondering what the amount people earn has to do with house price. Well, house prices generally go up as people earn more not just because they can afford more valuable properties but also because good areas generally attract more desirable infrastructure. For reference, the average household income is £38,600.00.
This may be better schools, doctors and areas with lower crime rates. This results in a snowball effect which polarises different areas further, increasing the demand for housing in richer areas by a greater amount. And increasing the proportion of people with high social grade scores. For Brentry this figure is 17%.
What does the population of Brentry look like?
In total, the number of people in Brentry is 27846. This figure can be used to estimate the appreciation of the houses but it is also important you look at the population growth figure in order to make this more accurate.
Whether a large population benefits you as a landlord is dependent on what you want from a home. A large population is great if you have children who prefer the bustle of crowds in cities but there are also those who purposely want to buy somewhere rural.
You may also be able to find a balance of both where there are shops, restaurants and entertainment and also rural areas all within a short distance which may be the case ni Brentry, depending on where exactly you are.
How has Brentry changed in the past five years?
Five years provides enough time for a city to grow dramatically. It may be the case that the population grows or shrinks but the city of Brentry has changed by 4%. Read more here
It is also helpful to compare this data to a longer time period like 10 years like in the below subheading. If the population trend of growth or decline has been there for a longer period of time you’ll be able to tell if 4% is a recent change or not.
Click here to know more on the UK population trends.
In the last decade, what is the difference in population in Brentry?
10% has been the population growth change in the past 10 years.
Usually, this is more of a conservative figure compared to the five year change of a city.
Industrial changes can also be the reason for this shift but it could also be due to immigration or emigration. Bringing people in or out of the area.
The recent global pandemic has also shifted the number of people living in cities as people realise they can now work remotely. It may be that the people of a Brentry have seen a more desirable way of working, moving to make themselves more comfortable in their careers.
For example, the population of the South west of England has seen a massive increase in population because workers want to move there to benefit from the slightly better weather, lower house prices and also the rural area. Nonetheless, they can also benefit from travelling to the capital city of the UK, London.
What’s a social grade score and how does it relate to Brentry?
The social grade of a city is useful when searching for a house for sale because it tells you what kind of jobs people have in the area. For example, there could be a lot of skilled manual workers or there could be a lot of pensioners and people on benefits.
The scale goes from a social grade of an A who are high managerial, administrative or professional workers to an E where people in this category are on state pensions, casual workers or unemployed on state benefits. The number of people in Brentry in grades A or B which are the highest skilled roles in the country is 17%.
Realistically, you can expect workers in this category to earn a higher salary too. For comparison, £38,600.00 is the average household income of the area. You can see how this figure is congruent with the number of people in the top two categories of the social grade at 17%.
Is the city of Brentry deprived?
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 Brentry should give you a nice idea of the deprivation in the area.
The city of Brentry, situated in Somerset, is a particularly impressive part of the UK because of the specific demographics of the location.
In the below headings, the city of Brentry and its demographics will be compared to its wider location (South West). 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 Brentry. So, taking a good look at the data is essential to understand the area you are considering to buy in.
What’s crime like in Brentry?
In Brentry, for every 1000 people, there is currently a crime rate of 15400%. This can be compared to the national average of 79.52 for every 1000 people.
Low crime rates are desirable for your safety as a homeowner. Even if you don’t tend to leave the house too often and tend to not mind living in a slightly more dangerous area. Things like burglaries are always a possibility which could harm your ability to pay for home insurance and also may force you to install additional security in your home that can cost you further.
Having said this, you can look at the crime rate on a deeper level to find out what the threats are exactly. It could be the case that a proportion of these crimes (15400% for every 1000 people) come from things like anti-social behaviour rather than more serious crimes like violence and sexual offences.
If this is the case you may be more willing to look over a high crime rate within the areas you’re looking to buy a home.
In Brentry, how educated are people in general?
In the city of Brentry, 26% 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 Brentry is £38,600.00. 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.
Finding the ideal house for sale for you
Many criteria impact the price of houses for sale in Brentry.
Here below are the most important ones according to Lofti’s expertise:
Affordability – (see what house for sale can you afford?)
A guide from the UK government
House Location – The borough and region of the UK you want to invest in is an important factor to consider when looking for a home for sale.
Transport – Commuting can be a waste of time. Minimise it by checking how long it will take from the house for sale you’re interested in, to your office before considering buying
Number of bedrooms – The number of bedrooms goes hand in hand with the house for sale price. If you are buying for the long period try to think if you might need an extra bedroom
Energy performance of the house for sale – The difference between an EPC rating of A and an EPC rating of G can impact your monthly utility bills, consider this when evaluating houses for sale.
Internet connection – Being able to take video calls from your home is crucial nowadays, always check the broadband of the area when browsing houses for sale
Car park – Ask the property seller for parking availability. If it is included in the price of the house for sale, you can justify paying more than you would at first glance
Conditions of the house for sale – Repair works can be expensive and take a lot of time, assess the conditions of the houses listed for sale before making an official offer.
Other cities in different locations you can consider to buy property
You can consult our list below that goes over a list of cities not necessarily in South West, allowing you to find similar places to Brentry:
- buckland-common in South West
- bowness-on-windermere in South West
- blackheath in South West
- york in South West
- blackford in South West
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
Are there opportunities for property renovation in Brentry?
If planning permissions are abundant in the vicinity of Brentry, it may look promising for landlords looking to renovate. With 12 getting approved on a monthly basis, and a success rate of nan, these prospects flourish against a population of 27846. A comparative analysis against other locations across the UK will lend you a good perspective of this data.
How many property sales occur per month in Brentry?
Brentry boasts a monthly total of 13 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 annual population shift in a city such as Brentry?
When evaluating the population trajectory of Brentry, explore the decade-spanning population shift of 10% and the five-year modification of population of 4%. By drawing comparisons, see if demographic changes in your chosen area is
prices for houses on sale in the broader vicinity of Brentry?
Currently, the mean asking price of a house in Brentry is £0, calculated using the average value per square foot
Is investing in a house for sale in Brentry 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 Brentry, the value is £261,086, whereas the UK’s mean is £286,500