Bradford offers a wide range of cultures, diversity, and food. The city has more than 200 ethnic restaurants and hosts annual multi-cultural festivals such as the Bradford Festival, which includes street theatre, music, and dance. Good schools mean that it is an appealing place to live for families too.
Over the decade of 2010 to 2019 a total of 76,697 houses were sold according to Land Registry data.
This article aims to identify some of the key trends in Bradford both in terms of house price brackets, but also how transient each post code area is - in other words, which post code areas had the highest number of house sales.
Bradford house price data by price bracket
Chart of Bradford house sales price data for years 2010-2019
At the start of the decade, in the first quarter of 2010 house sales were slow with 5093, this could be because of uncertain times facing the country.
The highest year for house sales was 2014 with a total of 5266 of which was closely followed by 2011 with 5190.
At the start of the decade in 2010 the lower end of the property market sold for less than £100,000 the most houses with a total of 1869. At the end of the decade, this margin of the property market remained to be the highest bracket of which had the most houses sold with a total of 5093.
The house price bracket that came in second was between £100,000 and £120,000 with a total of 9198 houses being sold in 2019. This bracket had one of the largest increases in the number of houses being sold as at the start of the decade there were only 5093 houses sold, of which may have been due to the recession, causing house market uncertainty.
On the more expensive houses sales in Bradford, only 1 sold over for £1 million in 2010. At the end of the decade houses that sold for 1M+ was 3, overall, for the whole decade only 16 houses sold in that price bracket.
Bradford house price data by postcode area
Chart of Bradford house price data by post code for years 2010-2019
In terms of the volume of house sales in a postcode district, the BD10 postcode district which represents Apperley Bridge, parts of Eccleshill, Greengates was overall the area with the highest number of house sales which was 4193 over the decade between 2010 and 2019.
Bradford has a smaller amount of postcode districts with a grand total of 24.
Other postcode areas within Bradford followed closely behind BD13, which covers Cullingworth, Clayton Heights Denholme, with 4144 houses sold over the decade.
Real time Bradford house price information
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Added: July 31, 2020 07:39:50