Sowerby Bridge

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Sowerby is a market town in the Upper Calder Valley in Calderdale in West Yorkshire, Britain. Continuously maintained Sorby Span, the town was initially a fording point over the once much-more extensive Waterway Calder where it joins the stream Ryburn. The town takes its name from the notable extension which compasses the waterway in the town focus. Before the mechanical insurgency the region was isolated between the areas of Sowerby, Norland, Skircoat and Warley. The limits between them being the Streams Calder and Ryburn, and Warley Clough, which is currently to a great extent culverted. Materials and designing industry grew up around the extension.


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Estimated Price: £165,589
Average Asking Price: £218,381
Price change in last one year: £7,922
Average Price Paid: £153,434
Average Rent Rates: £468


Property Prices Breakdown in Sowerby Bridge

Average Price for property in Sowerby Bridge is around £165,589 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £341,083 for detached house to around £165,407 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £114,091 and a flat is worth £123,240. Values have been changing and have risen £1,276 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £4,722 in last 6 months, £7,922 in last 1 year, £15,304 in last 2 years, £14,760 in last 3 years, £11,400 in last 4 years and £14,618 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in Sowerby Bridge is around £218,381 based on approximately 272 properties for sale. Same is the case with rental options based on 40 properties up for rent, average asking rent is around £468 per month.

Estimated property value in Sowerby Bridge is £165,589. Average asking price is £218,381 while average price paid is £152,564 which is up by £7,922 and Avg. asking rent £468.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 Sowerby Bridge area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £152,564 based on approximately 272 sales in Sowerby Bridge area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 733 properties where buyers paid around £149,957. 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 £153,434 for 1,233 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 1,721 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £154,637 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 £75,000, £106,508 for a 2 bedroom house, £177,770 for a 3 bedroom house, £283,560 for a 4 bedroom house and £495,000 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat similarly the prices varies from £83,333 for a single bedroom to £112,626 for a 2 bedroom Flat. To sum up the asking prices for properties in Sowerby Bridge it comes to around average £81,250 for 1 bedroom property, £108,981 for 2 bedroom, £177,770 for 3 bedroom, £283,560 for 4 bedroom and £495,000 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 £390 for 1 bedroom to £460 for 2 bedroom, £547 for 3 bedroom and £550 for 4 bedroom. But if you are interested in renting a 1 bedroom flat then rent per month can be around £384. As the no. of bedroom increase so will the rent e.g. for a 2 bedroom flat it will be around £482 and £472 for 3 bedroom. You should be generally be expecting around average £386 rent per month for single bedroom property, £473 for 2 bedroom, £530 for 3 bedroom and approximately £550 for 4 bedroom property in Sowerby Bridge 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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