Area Guide For Powys

Powys is a principal area, local-government county and preserved county in Mid Wales. It is named after the successor Kingdom of Powys, which formed after the Romans withdrew from Britain.  Sun pours over the mountain ranges, where you are able to watch clouds stack-up at the horizon. A sense of unspoilt freedom nestles proudly over the heart of Wales, with charming cottages situated literally so close to majestically beautiful castles.



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Estimated Price: £202,128
Average Asking Price: £255,449
Price change in last one year: £9,107
Average Price Paid: £176,637
Average Rent Rates: £1,269


Property Prices Breakdown in Powys

Average Price for property in Powys is around £202,128 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £258,394 for detached house to around £156,829 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £126,165 and a flat is worth £97,444. Values have been changing and have risen £603 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £2,246 in last 6 months, £9,107 in last 1 year, £22,908 in last 2 years, £14,250 in last 3 years, £13,893 in last 4 years and £14,260 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in Powys is around £255,449 based on approximately 1,183 properties for sale. Same is the case with rental options based on 138 properties up for rent, average asking rent is around £1,269 per month.

Estimated property value in Powys is £202,128. Average asking price is £255,449 while average price paid is £178,216 which is up by £9,107 and Avg. asking rent £1,269.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 Powys area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £178,216 based on approximately 1,183 sales in Powys area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 3,412 properties where buyers paid around £176,635. 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 £176,637 for 5,475 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 7,463 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £176,417 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 £97,775, £149,882 for a 2 bedroom house, £221,010 for a 3 bedroom house, £308,931 for a 4 bedroom house and £389,803 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat similarly the prices varies from £60,264 for a single bedroom to £118,753 for a 2 bedroom Flat. Same is the case with 3 bedroom flat £79,950. To sum up the asking prices for properties in Powys it comes to around average £73,904 for 1 bedroom property, £146,952 for 2 bedroom, £220,621 for 3 bedroom, £308,931 for 4 bedroom and £389,803 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 £411 for 1 bedroom to £498 for 2 bedrooms, £597 for 3 bedrooms, £839 for 4 bedrooms and £650 for 5 bedrooms house. But if you are interested in renting a 1 bedroom flat then rent per month can be around £325. As the no. of bedroom increase so will the rent e.g. for a 2 bedroom flat it will be around £386 and £378 for 3 bedroom. You should be generally be expecting around average £336 rent per month for single bedroom property, £449 for 2 bedroom, £578 for 3 bedroom, £839 for 4 bedroom and approximately £650 for a 5 bedroom property in Powys area.

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