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What kind of listings are on the platform Rightmove in Blurton?

by | Jul 6, 2023

Home $ An overview on Rightmove property listings in the UK $ What kind of listings are on the platform Rightmove in Blurton?

Choosing the perfect location to buy property in the UK involves a lot of factors.
This piece discusses the nature of Rightmove (and other listing platforms) data for Blurton, aiming to guide your investment decisions.
It’s worth noting that currently, 49 properties are listed for sale and sold on Rightmove in this area every single month so you have an idea of your options to pick from.
We will also go over the properties for rent in the area on Rightmove if you are looking to become a new tenant.

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Properties to Rent in Blurton on Rightmove

In Blurton, here’s what Rightmove data says about social rent and affordable housing

Not everyone is inclined to purchase a house and in fact, some people are actually struggling with renting to the extent that they have to rent from the government. According to data scraped from Rightmove and listing portals that are popular in the UK, 18% of individuals in Blurton rely on government rent and the average household income in the district is £40,400.00.



Always visit an area too to find out what the area is truly like and compare these figures to the national averages of 22.6% (on social rent) and £34,000 (in household earnings per year). Most people prefer to live amongst people where their incomes are similar.


If you are a tenant, perhaps move in as a lodger in an excluded tenancy agreement instead of as an assured tenant. While you have fewer rights, a tenancy may be easier to secure.

Not everyone wants to buy a house, in the below headings, we go over what is useful to know when renting a property instead. Consider paying letting agents fees if you don’t want to find tenants yourself. Also, once you have researched your area in detail, make sure you have the right AST to sign them with.

Concerning Rightmove, what is the education level like in Blurton?

In the city of Blurton, the population is 67688. Out of all of these people, it is worth noting the education level. 14% have a degree (a higher level educational degree). Also, the average household income of the area is £40,400.00. This is important to understand for renters as if the degree level is above the average of 22.6%, your neighbours will likely be higher earners. This is not always the case and there are still other factors that determine the quality of your neighbours but taking a note of the degree is always useful.

Properties for sale in Blurton on Rightmove

In Blurton, what are the number of planning permission applications on Rightmove?

Applying for planning permission in Blurton is something landlords tend to do if they want to add some value to their home. As of this month, there were 8 planning applications out of the 8,000 that roughly occur every month nationally. In order to further understand this figure, compare how large the population of the area is to this figure too.
The planning success rate of these applications is 86% and the higher this is and the greater it is above the average success of 82%, the more likely it is that landlords are conducting easy renovations. This may therefore indicate that if you are looking to invest in property yourself in Blurton too, there is a decent amount of opportunity to buy, renovate and make a profit.

Investment analysis of Rightmove property in Blurton

In the area of Blurton, Rightmove records consistent sales of 49 properties each month, generating an average yearly turnover of nan. This turnover is just from property sales relative to the properties that there already are and 4% is the population change over ten years.



All of these pieces of data should be looked at as a whole and considered based on what you are looking for as an investor. For example, if an area’s population is declining and their turnover is above average (22%), it could indicate that there are a large number of people moving out of the area.



Sometimes, you aren’t able to find the right property in your area on Rightmove. So, check out if you want to keep looking in your wider UK region of West Midlands by looking at further houses for sale here.

Property investment opportunities presented on Rightmove in Blurton

Rightmove data can tell you a lot about the average asking rents of the area of Blurton. For example, the table below goes over how rents are distributed according to the number of rooms in the property. Also, the national figure for rental yield that is most common is 4.4%. The £0 which is the average yield of rent in the area can be compared for reference.
Read on to see what kind of rent you are looking to charge if you bought a property to see what size is best. Bear in mind as you do so that the average amount of rent that is asked for is £614.

Asking rent Bedrooms
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What is a commons purchase price for property on Rightmove?

When exploring the property market in Blurton, UK, there is a lot of information that can be gathered on listing platforms and on Rightmove. The average sold price across all property types is approximately £139,525, this provides valuable insight into market trends.
Refer to the table below for a detailed breakdown of sold prices across different property categories.

Property type Average selling point
detached house £209,236
Semi-detached house £129,398
Terraced house £91,461
Flat £64,184

Is it important to look at yield in Blurton in further detail?

As you may be aware, rental yield is an extremely important metric to judge how effective a property is in terms of producing a return on investment. In the city of Blurton, there is an average of £0 for rental yield.
Blurton can be compared to the rest of the UK that tends to have an average of around 4.4% yield where the higher the yield the higher the return on the amount of money in the deal. This is because the area’s rental yield of £0 is first worked out by multiplying the monthly rent by twelve to find the annual rent. Then, you take away the associated costs of the property from the annual rental income to find the net rent. This net rent can then be divided by the purchase price and multiplied by 100 to find the rental yield as a percentage.

Looking to buy a house? Rightmove offers a diverse selection of properties for sale. Some of these listings are sold to homeowners and some are sold to investors looking to make a return. Check out more data related to properties for sale in other areas by checking out our list of properties that are for sale throughout the UK if you are interested in comparing Blurton to other regions.

In the city of Blurton, regarding Rightmove, what would it look like living in a HMO?

Prospective tenants should be aware of the average asking price for a House in Multiple Occupation (HMO), which currently stands at no relevant data for this city.
Tenants should also consider how significant, if at all, the saving in rent is when comparing the price to rent in a normal house you do not have to share in Blurton.
Renting an HMO can provide a more affordable alternative to traditional rental arrangements and for context, there are a predicted 13,500 licenced HMOs in London. In Blurton, there are 9 for comparison so you are able to tell how abundant this type of property is.
Do not think that all HMOs have to be small rooms with a lack of space either, you also have the option to rent out a HMO with an ensuite. The average rents for this type of room stands at no relevant data for this city.

How much outdoor space is there in Blurton?

Green space is highly recommended for everyone’s well-being, but it is often compromised. Urban areas, in particular, tend to have insufficient green space compared to the recommended benchmark of 6 acres per thousand people according to Fields in Trust seen here. In Blurton, the current data indicates that there are 23.8 acres of green space available per thousand residents. By comparing this figure to the recommended standard of 6, we can assess the adequacy of green space in the area based on Rightmove data.

Frequently Asked Questions by Rightmove users

Discover the mean property value in Blurton as reported on Rightmove.

The average property price for the UK currently stands at £286,000. In the local area of Blurton, the average price of a house for sale in the area is £139,525

In the process of property hunting on Rightmove in Blurton, do hidden costs come into play?

It’s essential for landlords to stay alert to an array of costs that you could be subject to as a landlord. These may include, stamp duty rates, costs that may come up due to renovation and also making sure they are aware of the things you can write off as a landlord in a limited company as opposed to your personal name.

Is there a lot of crime in the area of Blurton according to Rightmove?

The city of Blurton currently has a crime rate where for every 1000 people who live there 11500% commit crimes. This can be looked at in terms of the national average of 79.52 for every 1000 people.

How many monthly property sales does Blurton witness according to listing platforms?

49 properties are sold in the area every month. A figure you should pay attention to, particularly if you are an investor looking to

According to Rightmove, what’s the mean price of a three-bedroom property in Blurton?

Properties with three bedrooms command an average asking price of no relevant data for this city. This can be juxtaposed with the mean property price of the entire united kingdom which is £286,000. Or, for a more accurate figure, you can compare it to the average price of a three bed property in the UK which is £283,706.

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Donnell Bailey

Property expert

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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