East Sussex

Area Guide For East Sussex

East Sussex is a versatile county of England with a lot of different towns, a magnificent countryside, bright little villages and a coastline which boasts of breathtaking cliffs and pebbled beaches out of a dream. Some of the towns making up the county included Eastbourne, Plumpton and Chailey. The Lewes district is also a major market town with a lot of tourists visiting every year. Most areas here are also conveniently connected to London, and Lewes has its own shopping scene with a small local economy as well. Parks, beaches and commons are in no short supply in this county, making it one of the most beautiful in England.


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Estimated Price: £310,028
Average Asking Price: £391,216
Price change in last one year: £23,434
Average Price Paid: £260,080
Average Rent Rates: £1,567


Property Prices Breakdown in East Sussex

Average Price for property in East Sussex is around £310,028 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £453,917 for detached house to around £298,611 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £280,944 and a flat is worth £207,728. Values have been changing and have risen £1,858 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £4,913 in last 6 months, £23,434 in last 1 year, £41,403 in last 2 years, £47,518 in last 3 years, £46,660 in last 4 years and £43,888 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in East Sussex is around £391,216 based on approximately 13,837 properties for sale. Same is the case with rental options based on 1,956 properties up for rent, average asking rent is around £1,567 per month.

Estimated property value in East Sussex is £310,028. Average asking price is £391,216 while average price paid is £280,244 which is up by £23,434 and Avg. asking rent £1,567.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 Sussex area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £280,244 based on approximately 13,837 sales in East Sussex area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 40,046 properties where buyers paid around £265,642. 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 £260,080 for 64,303 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 85,384 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £254,461 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 £123,479, £222,577 for a 2 bedroom house, £337,489 for a 3 bedroom house, £511,552 for a 4 bedroom house and £760,138 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat similarly the prices varies from £148,341 for a single bedroom to £219,404 for a 2 bedroom Flat. Same is the case with 3 bedroom flat £355,732, £510,730 for a 4 bedroom flat and £309,750 for a 5 bedroom flat. To sum up the asking prices for properties in East Sussex it comes to around average £144,746 for 1 bedroom property, £220,572 for 2 bedroom, £340,612 for 3 bedroom, £511,527 for 4 bedroom and £754,916 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 £611 for 1 bedroom to £933 for 2 bedrooms, £1,176 for 3 bedrooms, £1,699 for 4 bedrooms and £2,240 for 5 bedrooms house. But if you are interested in renting a 1 bedroom flat then rent per month can be around £710. As the no. of bedroom increase so will the rent e.g. for a 2 bedroom flat it will be around £1,002, £1,275 for 3 bedroom, £1,582 for 4 bedroom and around £2,951 for 5 bedroom flat. You should be generally be expecting around average £698 rent per month for single bedroom property, £985 for 2 bedroom, £1,209 for 3 bedroom, £1,689 for 4 bedroom and approximately £2,247 for a 5 bedroom property in East Sussex 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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