South East England

Area Guide For South East England

The South East of England is a region popular with tourists and also happens to be the country's most densely populated areas. The region mainly consists of the following counties, Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey, West Sussex, East Sussex, Kent and Isle of Wight, while some of the major cities include Brighton, Dover, Oxford, Reading and Southampton. The University of Oxford is also located in this region along with several other historic sites, accounting for the large influx of tourists and travellers.



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Estimated Price: £361,270
Average Asking Price: £365,746
Price change in last one year: £31,705
Average Price Paid: £288,532
Average Rent Rates: £1,906


Property Prices Breakdown in South East England

Average Price for property in South East England is around £361,270 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £574,323 for detached house to around £322,927 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £258,628 and a flat is worth £211,729. Values have been changing and have risen £1,891 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £4,916 in last 6 months, £31,705 in last 1 year, £51,313 in last 2 years, £60,448 in last 3 years, £56,863 in last 4 years and £57,917 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in South East England is around £365,746 based on approximately 137,494 properties for sale. Same is the case with rental options based on 191,033 properties up for rent, average asking rent is around £1,906 per month.

Estimated property value in South East England is £361,270. Average asking price is £365,746 while average price paid is £307,766 which is up by £31,705 and Avg. asking rent £1,906.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 South East England area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £307,766 based on approximately 137,494 sales in South East England area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 403,560 properties where buyers paid around £293,861. 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 £288,532 for 644,056 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 863,039 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £281,387 per sale.


Properties For Sale in South East England


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 £141,370, £158,208 for a 2 bedroom house, £227,243 for a 3 bedroom house, £409,622 for a 4 bedroom house and £705,693 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat similarly the prices varies from £230,222 for a single bedroom to £324,190 for a 2 bedroom Flat. Same is the case with 3 bedroom flat £820,675, £1,712,274 for a 4 bedroom flat and £2,880,701 for a 5 bedroom flat. To sum up the asking prices for properties in South East England it comes to around average £215,673 for 1 bedroom property, £234,585 for 2 bedroom, £273,125 for 3 bedroom, £432,678 for 4 bedroom and £732,905 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 £722 for 1 bedroom to £841 for 2 bedrooms, £1,093 for 3 bedrooms, £1,753 for 4 bedrooms and £2,500 for 5 bedrooms house. But if you are interested in renting a 1 bedroom flat then rent per month can be around £1,173. As the no. of bedroom increase so will the rent e.g. for a 2 bedroom flat it will be around £1,661, £3,190 for 3 bedroom, £4,766 for 4 bedroom and around £5,540 for 5 bedroom flat. You should be generally be expecting around average £1,088 rent per month for single bedroom property, £1,407 for 2 bedroom, £1,713 for 3 bedroom, £2,180 for 4 bedroom and approximately £2,807 for a 5 bedroom property in South East England 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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