East Ayrshire

Area Guide For East Ayrshire

East Ayrshire is one of thirty two council areas of Scotland.  Girvan is situated on the Ayrshire coast. The coastal scenery includes the island of Ailsa Craig, lying just offshore, while inland are lush green hills, with many walkers' trails in Carrick Forest.Girvan’s attractions include the Stumpy Tower, originally built as a prison and today displays fascinating historical exhibits. The McKechnie Institute is also found in Girvan’s town centre, as is a variety of restaurants, cafés and shops to enjoy. There are no fewer than 20 different castles in the local area. Some are mere ruins and others like Culzean are viewable in all their splendour. The world-famous golf links course, Turnberry, is a few miles up the coast. A perfect destination for anyone looking to relocate in a peaceful and picture perfect environment filled with natural beauty.


East Ayrshire Map

Estimated Price: £136,448
Average Asking Price: £144,480
Price change in last one year: £6,885
Average Price Paid: £115,527
Average Rent Rates: £463


Property Prices Breakdown in East Ayrshire

Average Price for property in East Ayrshire is around £136,448 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £222,483 for detached house to around £123,416 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £98,148 and a flat is worth £84,251. Values have been changing and have risen £228 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £1,081 in last 6 months, £6,885 in last 1 year, £12,980 in last 2 years, £11,198 in last 3 years, £9,644 in last 4 years and £6,563 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in East Ayrshire is around £144,480 based on approximately 1,362 properties for sale. Same is the case with rental options based on 116 properties up for rent, average asking rent is around £463 per month.

Estimated property value in East Ayrshire is £136,448. Average asking price is £144,480 while average price paid is £115,042 which is up by £6,885 and Avg. asking rent £463.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 East Ayrshire area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £115,042 based on approximately 1,362 sales in East Ayrshire area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 3,818 properties where buyers paid around £113,930. 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 £115,527 for 5,884 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 9,140 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £118,866 per sale.


Properties For Sale in East Ayrshire


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 £52,916, £73,601 for a 2 bedroom house, £131,922 for a 3 bedroom house, £223,361 for a 4 bedroom house and £360,409 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat similarly the prices varies from £46,590 for a single bedroom to £66,841 for a 2 bedroom Flat. Same is the case with 3 bedroom flat £116,280. To sum up the asking prices for properties in East Ayrshire it comes to around average £47,996 for 1 bedroom property, £70,221 for 2 bedroom, £130,695 for 3 bedroom, £223,361 for 4 bedroom and £360,409 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 £351 for 1 bedroom to £472 for 2 bedrooms, £556 for 3 bedrooms, £949 for 4 bedrooms and £576 for 5 bedrooms house. But if you are interested in renting a 1 bedroom flat then rent per month can be around £327. As the no. of bedroom increase so will the rent e.g. for a 2 bedroom flat it will be around £413, £407 for 3 bedroom and £635 for 4 bedroom. You should be generally be expecting around average £330 rent per month for single bedroom property, £437 for 2 bedroom, £521 for 3 bedroom, £859 for 4 bedroom and approximately £576 for a 5 bedroom property in East Ayrshire area.

Popular Houses in East Ayrshire

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.

Areas in and around East Ayrshire