- 1 We help you find the right agent
- 2 What kind of demographics does the city of Blaencwm have?
- 3 houses for sale in other cities and regions in the UK
- 4 What is the asking price on average of houses for sale in Blaencwm?
- 5 Choose the right house for sale that suits your needs
- 6 What’s the rental yield in general for the city of Blaencwm?
- 7 Get professional help on the houses for sale in Blaencwm
- 8 In general, what do houses for sale sell for in Blaencwm?
- 9 FAQ
Whenever looking for a house for sale in the UK or in Blaencwm, it is vital you look at the market trends and house price fluctuations in the wider area of Rhondda Cynon Taff 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 Blaencwm.
In this article, we will be looking at the city of Blaencwm in detail so you know how to navigate the area and have a better understanding on where to invest.
What kind of demographics does the city of Blaencwm have?
How deprived is the population of Blaencwm?
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 Blaencwm, in particular, the deprivation levels are £0.
This figure can be contrasted with the deprivation levels of the UK of 33% to see if the levels are below or above average.
What is the social grade score of Blaencwm?
In the city of Blaencwm, the social grade score of the area is 10%. 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 Blaencwm.
|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|
In Blaencwm, how educated are people in general?
Interestingly, the percentage of people who have a degree in the city of Blaencwm is 15%. 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 Blaencwm is £26,900.00.
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.
In the city of Blaencwm, is there a lot of green space?
In the city of Blaencwm, there are 6 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 Blaencwm is when seeing if green space availability is sufficient. This green space could be parks, nature reserves, public gardens or playing fields.
What’s the crime rate in Blaencwm?
For every one thousand people living in Blaencwm, 8400% 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 8400% 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.
Blaencwm in the county of Rhondda Cynon Taff 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 Blaencwm is located in; Wales.
Below, these demographics are talked about in headings that explain how the city has grown, what the education levels are like in Blaencwm, 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.
How much do people in Blaencwm earn?
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 (10%). 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 Blaencwm, this works out to be £26,900.00. This can be looked at alongside the average household income which is price34,000to estimate how affluent the area is.
What does the population of Blaencwm look like?
Population growth in Blaencwm 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 Blaencwm, 13423 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 Blaencwm 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 Blaencwm, this change has been 2%. 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 2%. Click here to know more on the UK population trends.
Over the last decade, how has the population differed in Blaencwm?
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 3% in Blaencwm.
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.
houses for sale in other cities and regions in the UK
If you are looking for a list of cities that are different to the City of Blaencwm and in different UK region to Wales. You might want to consider these as alternatives for your next real estate investment:
Or, visit our dedicated page on the houses for sale data for the whole of the UK which will allow you to pick based on where you think you want to live or invest – houses for sale in the UK.
What is the asking price on average of houses for sale in Blaencwm?
Average prices for the houses for sale in Blaencwm
|Average asking price (1 bed)||no relevant data for this city|
|Average asking price (2 bed)||£102,419|
|Average asking price (3 bed)||£139,625|
|Average asking price (4 bed)||£188,943|
|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 Blaencwm is the right area to buy a house in for you.
Before a house gets sold, the figure it sells for always starts off as an asking price. This average asking price for the houses for sale in Blaencwm determines the eventual sale price of the house so it isn’t the most important figure but is still important to take note of. This figure is currently £129,837.
Below, there is a table showing the asking price of the different sizes of houses based on the number of bedrooms of the houses in Blaencwm.
Choose the right house for sale that suits your needs
Criterias that have an impact on the actual price of a house for sale have been listed here below. Consider them all to find the perfect houses for sale in Blaencwm.
Affordability – check this article from the UK government to find out (see what house for sale you can afford)
Location – if the house for sale is in the city centre rather than further out, this may be why it is more expensive than the market average.
Transports near the house for sale – Being able to use public transports is a huge plus for a house, especially in big cities. This will have an impact on the price as well.
Bedrooms – the more bedrooms there are in a house for sale, the more tenants a buy to let investors will be able to host, therefore, realistically the price will also increase.
EPC of the house for sale – today more than ever, the energy performance of properties for sale on the market should be one of the first things you check.
Wi-Fi speed – We recommend you check the internet plans available for the areas where you are considering to buy a house for sale
Are you a motorist? – If yes, filter out your searches and compare prices of houses for sale with parking availability. Remember, a car parking space can cost as much as £400 per month
Conditions of the house for sale – New builds and properties that were recently built usually need little to no repairs; instead, other houses for sale may require consistent or structural maintenance. These investments that can be both expensive and laborious to complete. Before making your offer for a house for sale you should always carefully assess this criteria.
What’s the rental yield in general for the city of Blaencwm?
Are there new houses being built in Blaencwm to make it grow?
Before committing to Blaencwm 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|
|Blaencwm growth rate||23%||62%||95%|
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 Blaencwm is building housing to find your answer.
Most of the time, high deprivation levels signal that people cannot afford to sustain their living expenses. In Blaencwm, currently, £0 people fall into this category.
Measuring this statistic against the nationwide average of 33% should give you a pretty good idea of where the city lies in the scale of poverty in the area and how much you can charge for rent in your ast (assured tenancy shorthold).
Get professional help on the houses for sale in Blaencwm
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
In general, what do houses for sale sell for in Blaencwm?
In Blaencwm, houses for sale are sold at an average of £90,791. 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 Blaencwm. 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)||£214,408|
|Aerage sold price (semi-detached)||£119,748|
|Aerage sold price (terraced)||£77,595|
|Aerage sold price (flat)||no relevant data for this city|
As you can see above, for Blaencwm, 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 3% where lots of movement may inflate or deflate house prices.
|Housing category||Sale price per square foot|
|Aerage sold price/sqft||£950|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (new build)||£0|
|Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock)||£880|
Looking at the second table about Blaencwm, 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 Blaencwm is £950.
Is it possible to renovate a property in Blaencwm?
Blaencwm is likely to be a great place for revamping property if there is a lot of greenlit planning permission. The are 3 each month, attaining a success rate of 95% and a total population of 13423. You can find out if this is above or below similar areas in the UK by comparing it to a nearby place
What is the monthly count of property transactions in Blaencwm?
11 property transactions are reported in Blaencwm each month, alongside a broader picture of approximately 1.1 million property sales across the UK.
How does the population in a city like Blaencwm change annually?
To assess the shifts in Blaencwm’s population over time, analyse how the population has altered. Look at the ten year change of population of 3%, alongside the five-year change of 2%.
prices for houses on sale in the broader vicinity of Blaencwm?
The average cost per square foot for a house in Blaencwm is presently £0.
Is a house for sale in Blaencwm an expensive choice?
Ascertain the costliness of a property by examining a listed house for sale in relation to the prevailing average selling prices. In Blaencwm, this stands at £90,791, whereas the UK’s mean is £286,500.