We know many people are looking to move home in 2022, and if you are, there are many things you need to take on board.
Of all the things you need to pay attention to, the price of homes and your available budget are essential.
However, we also know that many people look for features such as transport hubs and schools, especially if you have young children in your household.
These are all important elements to consider, but it is essential you find a place where you can be happy.
At Austin Property Services, we know many local property markets, and we find some of them to be more appealing than others. We believe Poundbury is a nice place to live, and there are many reasons you should consider moving here.
Poundbury offers a fantastic sense of community spirit
We love the local community in Poundbury, and we think many people will find themes right at home. This is a walking community, so you will feel safe strolling in the local area. We know the events of the past year has left many people looking for a space where they can feel part of something bigger, and Poundbury is a brilliant option.
Poundbury has the things you need on your doorstep
It is good to get away from it all, but it is also helpful to know that you have everything you need close to home. When it comes to the essential outlets in an area, you can rely on the local post office, the doctor’s surgery, the dentist and many independent stores and businesses offering products and services that you cannot find anywhere else.
How have house prices in Poundbury fared?
According to Rightmove, as we move into 2022, house prices in Poundbury can be described as follows:
“Properties in Poundbury had an overall average price of £384,200 over the last year.
The majority of sales in Poundbury during the last year were flats, selling for an average price of £239,830. Terraced properties sold for an average of £506,650, with detached properties fetching £539,788.
Overall, sold prices in Poundbury over the last year were 5% down on the previous year and 2% up on the 2018 peak of £377,332.”
Given property prices in the local area, and across the country, it is interesting to note house prices in Poundbury have fallen in the past year.
This is good news for buyers looking to find value for money when buying a new home.
Are you looking to sell your Poundbury home?
We know there is significant demand for property across the country, and this is also the case in Poundbury.
If you are interested in selling your Poundbury home, please get in touch, and we will be more than happy to help you connect with willing buyers.
Contact Austin Property Services for all your Poundbury housing market needs