Biggleswade Property Market – Entering 2021

3rd December 2020 posted in PROPERTY NEWS

If you want to know what to do next, it is helpful to know where you’ve been, and where you are. This is as true for the property market as it is for any adventure. At Country Properties, we appreciate entering the housing market feels like a massive adventure for many people, but we are here to help as best we can.

We are pleased to say we work closely with buyers and vendors in and around Biggleswade. We know what the market is looking for, and no matter what your circumstances are, we can help you connect.

We also stay in touch with figures from leading property portals and what leading names in the industry say.

A snapshot of the Biggleswade housing market at the end of 2020

At the start of December 2020, Rightmove said this about the Biggleswade housing market;

Properties in Biggleswade had an overall average price of £308,256 over the last year. The majority of sales in Biggleswade during the last year were terraced properties, selling for an average price of £260,511. Semi-detached properties sold for an average of £298,931, with detached properties fetching £430,924. Overall, sold prices in Biggleswade over the last year were 2% down on the previous year and 2% down on the 2017 peak of £315,614.”

At the beginning of December 2020, Rightmove had a total of 188 properties listed for sale in Biggleswade.

The most expensive property listing for Biggleswade has a guide price of £950,000. This is for a four-bedroom detached house, located in the SG18 postcode area. The next most expensive property listing for Biggleswade has a guide price of £650,000. This is for a six-bedroom detached property, and again, is located in the SG18 postcode region.

The most affordable property listed for sale in Biggleswade is a £135,000; one bedroom-apartment in North Gate Court

Of the 188 listed properties in Biggleswade, 26 are listed as detached properties. There are not many more semi-detached properties for sale in the area, with only 41 listed for sale.

Flats are the most common property for sale in Biggleswade

56 terraced properties were listed for sale in and around Biggleswade according to Rightmove at the start of December.

There is also a minimal increase when it comes to the number of flats listed for sale in Biggleswade, with 60 flats on offer. By a small margin, this makes flats the most commonly listed type of property on sale.

Garden space and parking spots are in high demand

The three most popular buyer search terms for 2020, according to Zoopla, are gardens, parking and garage. This isn’t a surprise, especially with the year we have had, but equally, these are usually the most common searches made by prospective buyers.

Space, both inside and out, has always been crucial, and therefore, it matters in the Biggleswade housing market.

Of the 188 listed properties in Biggleswade, 149 have been listed has having a garden. If you are looking for property with a dedicated parking space, there are 169 listings with parking for property in Biggleswade.

A total of 134 properties for sale in Biggleswade are listed as offering a garden and parking space.

In line with Government guidelines, our Biggleswade branch is open and our and lettings personnel staff are on hand to assist you.  If you have any queries or need advice on property sales and lettings then please call 01767 317799 or email biggleswade@country-properties.co.uk.