Area Guide For Castleford

Castleford is the biggest of the five towns in the metropolitan ward of the City of Wakefield in West Yorkshire, Britain, close to the M62 motorway. Castleford has a populace of 39,192. It is generally piece of the West Riding of Yorkshire. To the north of the town the Waterway Calder joins the Stream Aire and the Aire and Calder Route channel. The town is the site of a Roman settlement. Inside the authentic Castleford District lies the suburbs of Airedale, Cutsyke, Ship Fryston, Fryston, Glasshoughton, Half Sections of land, Hightown, Lock Path, Wheldale and Whitwood. Castleford is home to the rugby association Super Alliance group Castleford Tigers. Castleford's history goes once more to Roman times, as it is said to have been based upon a Roman armed force settlement. Roman burial service urns have been found in advanced Castleford, giving additional confirmation to this


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Estimated Price: £128,976
Average Asking Price: £143,590
Price change in last one year: £3,962
Average Price Paid: £119,129
Average Rent Rates: £3,064


Property Prices Breakdown in Castleford

Average Price for property in Castleford is around £128,976 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £202,688 for detached house to around £125,760 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £97,804 and a flat is worth £95,448. Values have been changing and have risen £556 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £302 in last 6 months, £3,962 in last 1 year, £10,629 in last 2 years, £13,190 in last 3 years, £5,534 in last 4 years and £2,284 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in Castleford is around £143,590 based on approximately 598 properties for sale. Same is the case with rental options based on 66 properties up for rent, average asking rent is around £3,064 per month.

Estimated property value in Castleford is £128,976. Average asking price is £143,590 while average price paid is £118,849 which is up by £3,962 and Avg. asking rent £3,064.Based on an Online Survey

Buyers are willing to pay high dollar prices to grab these properties because of the recent trend in real estate investment especially in Castleford area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £118,849 based on approximately 598 sales in Castleford area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 1,702 properties where buyers paid around £118,425. It has been same for some time now for e.g. if you take an average of amount paid in last 5 years, it comes to around £119,129 for 2,661 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 3,654 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £120,656 per sale.


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Breakdown of asking prices for homes of different sizes show that price varies clearly based on no of bedrooms and type of house. Asking price for a house with 1 bedroom is around £84,995, £95,841 for a 2 bedroom house, £139,085 for a 3 bedroom house, £197,654 for a 4 bedroom house and £242,492 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat similarly the prices varies from £70,000 for a single bedroom to £74,908 for a 2 bedroom Flat. To sum up the asking prices for properties in Castleford it comes to around average £77,498 for 1 bedroom property, £94,189 for 2 bedroom, £139,085 for 3 bedroom, £197,654 for 4 bedroom and £242,492 for a 5 bedroom property.

Rent per calendar month varies similarly based on type and size of the house. If you look at the rents per month for houses alone it can vary from £471 for 2 bedroom to £577 for 3 bedroom and £738 for 4 bedroom. But if you are interested in renting a 1 bedroom flat then rent per month can be around £440. As the no. of bedroom increase so will the rent e.g. for a 2 bedroom flat it will be around £501 and £394 for 3 bedroom. You should be generally be expecting around average £440 rent per month for single bedroom property, £483 for 2 bedroom, £566 for 3 bedroom and approximately £738 for 4 bedroom property in Castleford area.

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Disclaimer : Location real estate estimates and values are based on House price index background data and Sales data provided by United Kingdom Land registry Records available as public records from their website. This information is updated monthly on our website and may not reflect all public transactions. This information is based on estimated calculation generated from our developed algorithms. We are striving to make this information as accurate and useful as possible. This data covers the transactions received at Land Registry in the period 1/1/1995 to 9/1/2014. © Crown copyright 2014. Data produced by Land Registry © Crown copyright 2014.

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