Britain’s Best Bang for your Buck Locations


Statistics released by property website Zoopla reveal that the average per sq ft price of a property in Britain is £211, an increase of 26% in the last 5 years.

The sq ft price index has been created to give buyers an inside track when it comes to negotiating and evaluating value for money for property. The best indicator of the worth of any property, sq ft price enables investors and buyers to compare individual properties to similar homes in the same area.

Kensington and Chelsea tops the list for the most expensive sq ft in the country at £1,382, up by almost 30% since 2012. By contrast, Blaenau Gwent in South Wales offers the most value for money sq ft value at £79.

Outperforming their fellow London boroughs over the course of the last half decade is Newham and Waltham Forest, which have both experienced more than 80% growth taking the average sq ft value up to £422 and £498 respectively. Both have benefited from improved transport links and the London Olympics in 2012. Following hot on their footsteps is neighbouring borough Barking and Dagenham which saw an increase of 73% to bring its average sq ft value up to £344.

Regionally house hunters in the North East get the most bang for their buck with an average price per sq ft of £124, a rise of just 3% in the last five years. While Slough in Berkshire is one to watch with the highest growth rate outside of London, experiencing 64% growth since 2012.


Highgrove Mews

High Net Yield Freehold Houses

  • Commutable to London (27 mins to central Paddington station)
  • Rental demand extremely strong with large industry presence in Reading
  • Freehold with 4% net yield

£284,955 - £457,000

St Petersgate – Stockport Manchester

New Launch - Stockport Manchester, apartments from £160,000

  • Discounted launch prices from £160,000
  • Excellent transport links with 3 trains per hour to London Euston and only 9 mins journey to Manchester Piccadilly
  • Experienced development team

Assured Rent Housing Association Leases

Assured Rent Housing Association Leases

  • Assured rent & no rental voids
  • Tenant damage cover & newly refurbished inline with requirements of a corporate sitting tenant
  • Free property and lettings management

From £62,000

Emerging Birmingham Commuter Town With Properties From Just £104,000

The emerging Birmingham commuter town where properties are selling in an average of just 24 days

  • A collection of 62 two bedroom apartments and 28 one bedroom apartments.
  • DE14 is one of the fastest selling postcodes in the West Midlands.
  • 23 minute train journey into Birmingham New Street Station.

Properties from £104,000

Mill, Stockport

The Northwest's emerging property hotspot

  • Discounted off-plan 2-bed prices from £162,000
  • Completion date - Q4 2021
  • Rental yields - 6% plus

Discounted off-plan 2-bed prices from £162,000

South Central – Birmingham City Centre Apartments

Highly anticipated 28 storey launch in Birmingham City Centre with an impressive roof garden and communal facilities.

  • 154 units across 28 storeys
  • Residential multi-media community room, gym, roof garden and sky cinema
  • Excellent future connectivity via the metro system to other key transport hubs and locations around the city

from £205,800


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Britain’s Best Bang for your Buck Locations


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