How much will you pay for a house for sale in Borth?

by | Nov 15, 2022

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As a landlord, whenever you are looking at houses for sale in Ceredigion, you could find varying prices throughout an area like Borth. 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 Borth 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 Borth will be revealed. Keep reading.

In Borth, what is the asking price in general for a house for sale?

When speaking about the city of Borth, £284,872 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 would be after a larger house than someone living alone in Borth.

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.

Average asking prices for houses for sale in Borth

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

Reading the table above should therefore give you a good idea of the type of house for sale that is within your budget in Borth and if you may need to look at a different area in order to buy the type of house you can afford.

Also, noting the £0 should also give you an overview of what the asking price for houses for sale are in general.

In Borth, what are the rental yields?

Are there more or fewer houses being built in Borth?

Before committing to Borth 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
Borth growth rate -5% 10% 24%

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 Borth is building housing to find your answer.

If you’re buying a house for investment rather than for the reason to live in the house over time and use the house as a place to stay in the long term, there is a need to look at the rental yield figure to see if the house for sale you are considering to buy is a good investment or not.

This figure is usually looked at by investors as well as the rental income of the area, the sale turnover and the rent turnover.

The table below represents this data and compares Borth to Ceredigion and the broader suburb of the UK; Wales.

Average Yield Average Asking rent Turnover (rental) Turnover (sale)
Borth no relevant data for this city no relevant data for this city no relevant data for this city 16.0%
Ceredigion 3.30% £736 140.00% 10.80%
Wales 4.28% £861 133.18% 14.84%

Let’s assume you want to sell the house you’re looking to buy in Borth for profit in the future, in this case, looking at the data for the number of houses sold per month in Borth would give you an idea of whether the area is actively getting new investors. This figure is 5.

It is vital you be careful with this figure however as the data can suggest something that isn’t true in Borth. To give an example, a lot of people buying new houses could also indicate there are a lot of new first time buyers in the area which would in fact drive down the rental yield.

The more people there are interested in renting, rather than buying, the more likely that area of the UK has high rental yields and hence investors like these areas to invest in to create a large amount of cash flow.

What kind of demographics does the city of Borth have?

Borth in the county of Ceredigion 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 Borth 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 Borth, 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.

Do the people of Borth get to enjoy green space?

In the UK, there are a range of cities which have a lot of green space. In some cases, green space can get as high as 49% of outdoor land like in the city of Edinburgh. When specifically talking about Borth, the city has 28.6 per 1000 residents.

This can be compared to an average of 1.7 acres of green space per 1000 residents which is the UK’s national average. It is up to you to decide how much you’ll let the amount of green space impact your buying decision in Borth.

What is the city of Borth’s social grade score?

In the city of Borth 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 Borth has an abundance of highly skilled workers, the top two categories are grouped together and given a percentage. This percentage is 27%.

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

In Borth, how educated are people in general?

In the city of Borth, 36% 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 Borth is £45,600. 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.

In general, do people commit a lot of crime in Borth?

Within Borth, the number of people committing crimes is 50 per 1000 people. This figure directly relates to the safety of residents in the area which is one of the biggest factors in whether an area is considered desirable or not.

As a result, someone looking to buy a house here hoping for it to appreciate in value or buying a house here to produce rental income should check out the crime rate and compare it carefully to the UK average of 79.52 for every 1000 people to see how safe people living there will be.

If the area’s crime rate is too high, this may result in you having to pay for the renovation of burglaries or pay a premium on home insurance as insurance companies will charge you more for living in a dangerous area. So analyse this 50 figure carefully.

What salary does the community in Borth take home?

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.

£45,600 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 27% for Borth.

In the city of Borth, has the population grown or shrunk?

Whenever there is a population change this can impact the demand for housing and hence the appreciation of properties too. The total population of Borth if 4,706 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 Borth such as rental yield or house appreciation.

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

In the previous five years there has been a change in the number of people of Borth by -2%. 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 -2% 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 Borth?

In the last decade, the population of Borth has been adjusted by -3%. 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.

Are the people of Borth 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 23% for Borth should give you a nice idea of the deprivation in the area.

In Borth, what do houses for sale tend to sell for?

In Borth, the average sale price of a house for sale is in fact £208,055. This is dependent on the 10 year population growth of Borth being -3%. Growing populations are more likely to inflate the prices of houses for sale in the city of Borth.

Housing category Total final sale price
Aerage sold price (detached) £246,297
Aerage sold price (semi-detached) £166,307
Aerage sold price (terraced) £163,479
Aerage sold price (flat) no relevant data for this city

The list below is able to inform you of what these prices are. Giving you an accurate estimate of whether a landlord is likely to accept your offer based on the prices of the houses for sale in Borth.

Housing category Sale price per square foot
Aerage sold price/sqft £1,900
Aerage sold price/sqft (new build) £1,320
Aerage sold price/sqft (old stock) £1,840

Evidently, certain types of houses for sale will have different types of demand and this will be reflected on the final price.

On average, the cost of a house for sale per square foot works out to be £1,900. This means if you are just looking out the houses sold in Borth in general and didn’t take into consideration the type of build. For example, a new build.