Area Guide For Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in south Warwickshire, England. It lies on the River Avon, 22 miles (35 km) south east of Birmingham and 8 miles (13 km) south west of Warwick. It is the largest and most populous town of the District of Stratford-on-Avon, which uses the term "on" to indicate that it covers a much larger area than the town itself. Four electoral wards make up the urban town of Stratford; Alveston, Avenue and New Town, Mount Pleasant and Guild and Hathaway. The estimated total population for those wards in 2007 was 25,505. The town is a popular tourist destination owing to its status as birthplace of the playwright and poet William Shakespeare, receiving about three million visitors a year from all over the world. The Royal Shakespeare Company resides in Stratford's Royal Shakespeare Theatre, one of Britain's most important cultural venues. Stratford has Anglo-Saxon origins, and grew up as a market town in medieval times. The original charters of the town were granted in 1196, making Stratford officially over 800 years old. The name is a fusion of the Old English strt, meaning "street", and ford, meaning that a Roman


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Estimated Price: £355,682
Average Asking Price: £414,624
Price change in last one year: £18,977
Average Price Paid: £301,497
Average Rent Rates: £1,376


Property Prices Breakdown in Stratford-upon-Avon

Average Price for property in Stratford-upon-Avon is around £355,682 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £522,956 for detached house to around £302,357 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £267,035 and a flat is worth £204,635. Values have been changing and have risen £958 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £3,824 in last 6 months, £18,977 in last 1 year, £47,583 in last 2 years, £42,268 in last 3 years, £42,867 in last 4 years and £51,594 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in Stratford-upon-Avon is around £414,624 based on approximately 721 properties for sale. Same is the case with rental options based on 82 properties up for rent, average asking rent is around £1,376 per month.

Estimated property value in Stratford-upon-Avon is £355,682. Average asking price is £414,624 while average price paid is £321,120 which is up by £18,977 and Avg. asking rent £1,376.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 Stratford-upon-Avon area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £321,120 based on approximately 721 sales in Stratford-upon-Avon area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 2,138 properties where buyers paid around £311,763. 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 £301,497 for 3,413 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 4,546 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £294,666 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 £132,764, £229,518 for a 2 bedroom house, £358,685 for a 3 bedroom house, £450,010 for a 4 bedroom house and £689,085 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat similarly the prices varies from £127,765 for a single bedroom to £231,364 for a 2 bedroom Flat. Same is the case with 3 bedroom flat £309,975. To sum up the asking prices for properties in Stratford-upon-Avon it comes to around average £129,515 for 1 bedroom property, £230,295 for 2 bedroom, £357,578 for 3 bedroom, £450,010 for 4 bedroom and £689,085 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 £1,495 for 1 bedroom to £793 for 2 bedrooms, £1,153 for 3 bedrooms, £1,112 for 4 bedrooms and £1,824 for 5 bedrooms house. But if you are interested in renting a 1 bedroom flat then rent per month can be around £554. As the no. of bedroom increase so will the rent e.g. for a 2 bedroom flat it will be around £752 and £1,798 for 3 bedroom. You should be generally be expecting around average £688 rent per month for single bedroom property, £777 for 2 bedroom, £1,189 for 3 bedroom, £1,112 for 4 bedroom and approximately £1,824 for a 5 bedroom property in Stratford-upon-Avon 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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