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Area Guide For Western Isles

The Outer Hebrides, also known as the Western Isles, is an island chain off the west coast of mainland Scotland. Picture a paradise of powder white beaches and Atlantic waves, dark moorland and rugged mountains, amazing wildlife and a rich and vibrant culture. With its gorgeous white sand beaches, turquoise seas, rugged moors and jagged peaks, the Outer Hebrides is the ideal retreat from modern, urban life. Whether you’re planning to live or visit, or are simply looking to just soak up the culture and history, the Outer Hebrides is waiting for you. This beautiful chain of 200 inter-linked islands in a 130 mile archipelago has a population of just over 26,000 people residing in 15 interlinked islands. Inhabited for over 6,000 years, the islands offer plenty unique archaeology to discover, each reflecting the islands' diverse culture and speaking of the intriguing past. From the magnificent Calanais Standing Stones on Lewis to Bosta Iron Age House on Great Bernera, or the Barpa Langass on North Uist, explore the places that captivate the senses and the imagination.


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Estimated Price: £121,025
Average Asking Price: £120,080
Price change in last one year: £8,929
Average Price Paid: £98,096
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Property Prices Breakdown in Western Isles

Average Price for property in Western Isles is around £121,025 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £153,542 for detached house to around £110,907 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £95,657 and a flat is worth £99,996. Values have been changing and have risen £242 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £636 in last 6 months, £8,929 in last 1 year, £14,950 in last 2 years, £14,306 in last 3 years, £16,773 in last 4 years and £14,457 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in Western Isles is around £120,080 based on approximately 216 properties for sale.

Estimated property value in Western Isles is £121,025. Average asking price is £120,080 while average price paid is £101,916 which is up by £8,929.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 Western Isles area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £101,916 based on approximately 216 sales in Western Isles area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 605 properties where buyers paid around £98,946. 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 £98,096 for 1,016 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 1,448 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £98,456 per sale.


Properties For Sale in Western Isles


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 £53,333, £86,500 for a 2 bedroom house, £104,674 for a 3 bedroom house, £164,045 for a 4 bedroom house and £178,993 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat the prices of 2 bedroom is £60,000. To sum up the asking prices for properties in Western Isles it comes to around average £53,333 for 1 bedroom property, £85,175 for 2 bedroom, £104,674 for 3 bedroom, £164,045 for 4 bedroom and £178,993 for a 5 bedroom property.

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