Area Guide For Swansea

Located in the Glamorgan County, Swansea is a city and a county in Wales, and is the country’s second largest city after Cardiff. Residents not only get to enjoy the coastline and beautiful views, there are a lot of activities they can take part in. There are a host of literary and cultural events planned throughout the year and the Brangwyn Hall hosts several spectacular musicals for fans. If you are into sports and exercise, residents can turn to the Bishopston Sports Centre, which has facilities for tennis, working out and even children. Educational institutions and libraries are also not a problem in this city, making it ideal for both young and older families.


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Estimated Price: £164,364
Average Asking Price: £212,672
Price change in last one year: £9,782
Average Price Paid: £147,616
Average Rent Rates: £737


Property Prices Breakdown in Swansea

Average Price for property in Swansea is around £164,364 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £248,074 for detached house to around £143,452 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £117,541 and a flat is worth £149,068. Values have been changing and have risen £1,205 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £1,750 in last 6 months, £9,782 in last 1 year, £13,901 in last 2 years, £18,868 in last 3 years, £15,969 in last 4 years and £13,626 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in Swansea is around £212,672 based on approximately 2,826 properties for sale. Same is the case with rental options based on 1,381 properties up for rent, average asking rent is around £737 per month.

Estimated property value in Swansea is £164,364. Average asking price is £212,672 while average price paid is £152,416 which is up by £9,782 and Avg. asking rent £737.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 Swansea area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £152,416 based on approximately 2,826 sales in Swansea area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 8,412 properties where buyers paid around £147,357. 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 £147,616 for 13,786 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 19,319 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £148,821 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 £102,706, £114,458 for a 2 bedroom house, £154,790 for a 3 bedroom house, £302,534 for a 4 bedroom house and £473,128 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat similarly the prices varies from £120,989 for a single bedroom to £189,507 for a 2 bedroom Flat. Same is the case with 3 bedroom flat £290,520, £268,333 for a 4 bedroom flat and £169,000 for a 5 bedroom flat. To sum up the asking prices for properties in Swansea it comes to around average £117,277 for 1 bedroom property, £139,514 for 2 bedroom, £156,889 for 3 bedroom, £302,345 for 4 bedroom and £471,073 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 £503 for 1 bedroom to £554 for 2 bedrooms, £569 for 3 bedrooms, £712 for 4 bedrooms and £743 for 5 bedrooms house. But if you are interested in renting a 1 bedroom flat then rent per month can be around £502. As the no. of bedroom increase so will the rent e.g. for a 2 bedroom flat it will be around £688, £690 for 3 bedroom, £614 for 4 bedroom and around £273 for 5 bedroom flat. You should be generally be expecting around average £503 rent per month for single bedroom property, £629 for 2 bedroom, £591 for 3 bedroom, £699 for 4 bedroom and approximately £741 for a 5 bedroom property in Swansea 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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